Dog or animal attacks can be senseless and shocking experiences for everyone involved. Victims are often left with brutal injuries and lifelong emotional scars that are not easily overcome. Severe injuries can lead to expensive surgeries, rehabilitation and missed time from work, leaving victims with questions about where to turn next.
Victims of dog bites in Washington state are entitled to seek compensation for the damages suffered. Our state has laws in place that address a dog owner’s liability for all of the damages that the dog caused, regardless of whether the dog had bit someone before or the owner knew it was dangerous.
If you’d like to know more about how the laws and insurance issues as they pertain to your dog bite case, contact the experienced dog bite attorneys at Davis Law Group to talk about your case.
Hire The Best Dog Bite Attorney For Your Case
While many lawyers will claim that they are experienced and knowledge about dog bite incidents, very few have all the tools, knowledge and resources to properly investigate and handle these cases. At Davis Law Group, attorney Chris Davis has over 25 years of experience handling these cases, and is often called on by local and national news organizations to offer his insight on these cases.
If you have been hurt by a dog through no fault of your own, contact Davis Law Group today to speak with the team and to request a free legal consultation. If you wish to learn more about your rights and the legal process before speaking with an attorney, I encourage you to visit www.WashingtonAccidentBooks.com where you can order a free copy of our dog bite legal guidebook, which outlines the various issues associated with these cases.
How Much Does A Dog Attack Lawyer Cost?
The attorneys at Davis Law Group understand that you may not have an understanding of all the specific state laws surrounding dog-related personal injury. We urge you to reach out to us with any questions or concerns.
If you have been bitten by a dog, you are likely facing expensive medical bills and missed time from work. This can put a serious financial strain on you and your family. At Davis Law Group, all dog-related personal injury cases are taken on a contingency basis. This means we only require payment if we succeed in getting your damages recovered.
This benefits you, as you are able to begin the civil legal process with an attorney without paying anything out of pocket. It also gives your lawyer incentive to maximize the claim, as the law firm is paid a percentage of the final settlement. This win-win setup has helped hundreds of dog bite victims recover with the help of Davis Law Group.
When Do I Know If I Need A Dog Bite Attorney?
If you are bitten by a dog, your first priority should be getting medical treatment for any wounds. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about one in five dog bites become infected annually in the United States. Having a medical professional examine the bite — no matter how minor it may seem — is the smartest thing you can do.
After your condition has improved or stabilized, you should contact a Washington state dog bite lawyer to go over your options. Dog bite laws vary by city and county, and there are important legal issues that come into play that could greatly impact your chances of a fair financial recovery.
Davis Law Group — one of Washington state’s most prominent law firms in the area of dog bite claims — provides the effective and experienced attorneys required to negotiate dog bite and animal attack related personal injury claims.
Contact A Dog Bite Lawyer For Help
Being attacked or bitten by a dog is usually a very serious and traumatic event, one that the victim will not soon forget. The emotional and physical scars these incidents leave can be felt for many years. Fortunately, you have options if you have been attacked by a dog.
The dog bite attorneys at Davis Law Group are ready to take care of you and guide you through the process. Our goal is to make dealing with a dog bite and the insurance issues as easy as possible so that you can focus on your recovery.
Davis Law Group handles dog bite cases throughout Washington state. Call (206) 727-4000, use the chat feature below or fill out the form on this page to get started.