If you or a loved one has been attacked by a dog, you shouldn’t wait to get legal help. Unfortunately, vicious dog attacks are becoming more common. They often result in severe injury, scarring, post-traumatic stress, or death. Understand what your legal rights are and contact a qualified lawyer.
If you believe a dog owner is at fault for an injury caused by an attack, it’s important to report the incident, identify the dog, identify the owner, and contact the police and animal control. Most of all, be sure to get prompt medical treatment as needed.
How to Sue After a Dog Attack Injury
The most important thing to remember is to bring a lawyer into the process as early as possible. The sooner you can speak with a lawyer on this issue, the better your chances are of obtaining justice. A qualified personal injury attorney will be able to promptly investigate the attack, document evidence, and advise you of your rights.
As you may know, the things you say and the people you do (and don’t) talk to are very important especially at the beginning of this process.
Choosing a Texas Dog Bite Attorney
In order to have the best chance of winning your case, you need an attorney that is experienced in the field. If you can find a board-certified personal injury lawyer who has won dog attack cases in the past, you’ll have a great partner on your side.
Contact Scott Callahan Today
If you or your child were attacked by a dog, a Houston dog bite lawyer from the Law Office of Scott P. Callahan, P.C. wants to help. Call our 24/7 legal team at (713) 888-9000 or complete our free online form to get the experienced legal representation you deserve today.