If you or your loved one has been bitten or attacked by a dog, you are probably aware of how devastating the experience can be. We never expect to be attacked by a dog, especially if the dog has never demonstrated aggressive or violent behavior. Unfortunately, dog bites do happen frequently and unexpectedly in the state of California.
In the state of California, dog owners are held strictly liable for any injuries caused by their dogs. California law presumes that all pet owners must take necessary steps to ensure the safety of others. As a result, an owner can be held financially liable for any injuries that were caused on private or public property due to failure to prevent the incident.
Common injuries associated with dog bites and dog attacks include:
We can pursue your maximum compensation to cover the costs of medical bills, medical care, rehabilitation care, cosmetic surgery, or psychological counseling. In addition to seeking your deserved compensation for your necessary medical care, we can pursue your damages for pain and suffering, loss of wages, or other costs that have altered your standard of living.
At The Law Offices of Gerald L. Marcus, we have been devoted to advocating on behalf of injured victims throughout the greater Los Angeles area since 1987. In our years of practice, we have successfully represented nearly 12,000 clients and have recovered approximately $150 million in settlements and verdicts! We are proud to have settled and represented more personal injury claims than most law firms in the entire Southern California region.
Any type of personal injury can turn your world upside down. Our law firm goes above and beyond the call of duty to make certain that you or your loved one is taken care of. Our commitment has earned our lawyers significant accolades, including recognition for being a Premier Service Company by the City of Pasadena. We are proud to say that we have set the standard for being an exemplary example of professionalism and client-satisfaction driven representation.
Our phone lines are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Due to the serious nature of dog bites and dog attacks, we are more than happy to come to you in the comfort of your own home or visit you while you are being treated in the hospital. You could have a time restraint on your dog bite claim, so you will need to get in contact with our trial attorneys as soon as possible.
Call The Law Offices of Gerald L. Marcus today and get started with your confidential case evaluation.