Meet Georgia Attorney Jessica Applegate Edmonds

Personal Injury Lawyer in Macon GA

Jessica has been an integral member of the McArthur Law Firm since 2012. Jessica started with the firm working as a law clerk, where she became a key member to the firm’s trial team. She now practices as a personal injury lawyer in Macon GA with the McArthur Law Firm. She focuses primarily on helping clients injured in car crashes, truck wrecks, slip and fall cases and other premises liability situations.

Jessica is a native of Warner Robins, Georgia, and comes from a military family. Her grandfather was a Judge Advocate General for the U.S. Marine Corps and later worked as a prosecutor. From a very young age, Jessica’s relationship with her grandfather exposed her to the importance of seeking justice for all individuals. From a young age, she learned what it means to help people.

Jessica attended Warner Robins High School and received her undergraduate degrees at the University of Georgia, obtaining a Bachelor of Arts degree in International Affairs, with a minor focus in French. Jessica returned to the Middle Georgia area after her years in Athens to attend the Walter F. George School of Law at Mercer University. Before graduating with her Juris Doctor degree in 2013, Jessica served as a member of the Mercer Advocacy Council, the International Law Association, the Association of Women Lawyers and the Student Bar Association.

Education

  • University of Georgia, B.A.
  • Mercer University, Walter F. George School of Law, J.D. – 2013