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About Me

Katherine L. Jackson joined McAleer Law in 2013 as a civil litigation attorney, focusing on personal injury and worker’s compensation clients.


Ms. Jackson was a licensed claims adjuster for one of the top 5 insurance carriers in the United States before earning her Juris Doctorate from Florida State University.  After graduating, she took what she had learned from her years working inside the insurance industry and now utilizes it to fight for the rights of injury victims.  Ms. Jackson understands the intricacies of complex insurance coverage and uses this knowledge to obtain the best possible results for her injured clients.


Since graduating from law school in 2011, Ms. Jackson has recovered over half a million dollars in settlements for her clients.


She has a passion for getting justice for her clients.   She is a certified domestic violence and sexual abuse advocate in the state of Florida and also a former Georgia Prosecuting Attorney’s Council Graduate Intern at the Cobb County District Attorney’s Office.


Ms. Jackson enjoys being involved in the community.   She is a member of the American Bar Association’s Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section, the Georgia Association for Women Lawyers, the State Bar of Georgia’s Young Lawyer’s Division, the Auburn Alumni Association (lifetime member) and Delta Gamma sorority.


Ms. Jackson graduated in the top 13% of her class from Auburn University, magna cum laude.  She attends Buckhead Church, is an avid football fan, and currently resides in Buckhead with her husband and their dog.


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Practice Areas


  1. Car Accidents: 45%
  2. Workers Compensation: 25%
  3. Slip and Fall Accident: 15%
  4. Wrongful Death: 15%



Contingent (33-40%)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Ross A. Moore II

    Katherine (Katie) and I have worked together on several cases, some of them potentially reaching millions of dollars in settlement funds. I highly recommend her as your next attorney, and have nothing but praise for her work ethic.


    Ross Moore II Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Megan Murren Pearson

    Ms. Jackson is a dedicated attorney who is equally as knowledgeable as she is professional. Any person who has been in an automobile accident would be well represented with Ms. Jackson.


    Megan Pearson Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

The McAleer Law Firm

121 Church Street
Decatur, GA, 30030


GAActive Member in Good Standing 201209/08/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Associate AttorneyThe McAleer Law Firm2013 - Present
Associate AttorneyLaw Office Of Jonathan W. Johnson, LLC2011 - 2013
PAC Grad Practice Act InternCobb County District Attorney's Office2011 - 2011
Pro Bono AdvocateRefuge House Injunction Assistance2009 - 2010
Claims GeneralistProgressive Insurance Company2006 - 2008
Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar Association, Tort Trial and Insurance Practice SectionN/A2013 - Present
State Bar of GeorgiaN/A2012 - Present
American Bar Association, Young Lawyers DivisionN/A2012 - Present
Georgia Association of Personal Injury AttorneysN/A2012 - Present
Atlanta Bar AssociationN/A2011 - Present
American Bar AssociationN/A2011 - Present
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Motor Vehicle Accident$75,000
Motor Vehicle AccidentSix Figure Settlement Before Trial Date
Motor Vehicle Accident$223,000
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Publication NameTitleDate
Fulton County Daily ReportRockdale Judge Awards $1.1 Million for Two-Story Fall2013
Legal BloggerSex Abuse Victims2012
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Florida State University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2011
Auburn UniversityCriminologyBA - Bachelor of Arts2005
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
WAOK Radio Guest HostWhat's My Case Worth?2013
WAOK Radio Guest HostHot Coffee: Tort Reform2013
WAOK Radio Guest HostWorker's Compensation2013
WAOK Radio Guest HostPremise Liability2013