Santa Barbara Dog and Animal Bite Law Firm
Getting bit by a dog can be a horrible and terrifying experience for the victim and the people who witness it. Being so close to the beach, many people bring their dogs to nearby parks to play and when dogs feel threatened, they are more inclined to attack. If you or a loved one have been bitten by dog in the Santa Barbara area, do not hesitate to contact our dog bite lawyers for a free consultation.
There are many wounds that can occur from a dog bite; lacerations, open wounds, hematoma, fractures, and infections. Sometimes, animal and dog bite victims suffer serious anxiety after they’ve been bitten. Our experienced dog bite attorneys will help you seek damages for:
- Past and Future medical expenses
- Lost wages
- Pain and suffering
- Emotional distress
Hiring a Dog Bite Lawyer in Santa Barbara
It is important to know that many dog bite cases are settled in court. You must hire an attorney with trial experience. Our dog bite attorneys at Harris Personal Injury Lawyers have years of trial experience and are prepared to defend your rights when dog owners have allowed their dogs to bite you or a loved one. Unfortunately, many children are bitten by territorial dogs because of their size. Dog bites are extremely common in untrained dogs. Our dog bite attorneys at Harris Personal Injury Lawyers will aggressively fight for you or your loved ones’ rights.
Santa Barbara Dog Bite Law
All owners are responsible for their dog, even if they are not around their dog at the time of the attack. Negligent parties often refuse to take the liability of their dogs’ actions. Our dog bite lawyers have over a decade of litigation experience and know what it takes to hold the negligent party accountable. Our team of dog bite attorneys have successfully recovered over $300,000,000 for injured victims. Dog attacks are a continual problem in cities with a growing population like Santa Barbara. Dog owners are liable when their dog bites someone, and there is NOT a one free bite rule in the State of California. What most people don’t know, dogs are usually held under their homeowners’ insurance policies.
If you or a loved one suffer from a dog bite, physically and emotionally, do not hesitate and call one of our dog bite lawyers in Santa Barbara.
After Getting Bit by a Dog:
- Seek medical treatment immediately
- Collect dog owners’ information
- Collect any witness information and or statements from witnesses
- Take photos of injury
Contact our Dog Bite Attorneys Today to Schedule Your Free Case Consultation
If you or a loved one suffer from a dog bite, physically and emotionally, do not hesitate and call one of our dog bite lawyers in Santa Barbara. Our dog bite lawyers are readily available to discuss your potential case. We charge no upfront or hidden fees. Hiring an attorney at Harris Personal Injury Lawyers is risk free. Do remember, if you cannot make it into our office, we can come to you. We will fight for you!