Dog Bite Lawyer El Paso
Dog bite injuries require over 1000 emergency medical visits per day in the United States. With some of the injuries reported in El Paso, it may take an attorney to represent you to ensure your medical expenses and loss of income is compensated by the dog’s owner.
The El Paso based Harmonson Law Firm has represented a dog bite victim with the sole objective of providing the injured with the proper time to heal at the dog owner’s expense. Whether you or a loved one is attacked by a stereotypically vicious breed whose owner neglected to contain it completely, or if your injuries are the result of a passersby’s small breed pooch, you should not have to pay for the medical care that results from your dog bite. We want to help you prove that is the case in a court of law, so you can rest comfortably while getting the care you need without worry.
Personal injury lawyers like Clark Harmonson provide free consultations to dog bite victims to understand the circumstances surrounding their dog bite and how it was the direct result of the owner’s negligence. Dog bites can require lengthy medical care, especially if the dog has not had all of his or her shots. The penetration of the teeth can cause substantial puncture wounds, swelling, bruising and pain that may not go away quickly even when treated with proper care. A lawyer will provide personal attention to your case so all of the facts are revealed through our diligent research and approach to helping deliver you the compensation you deserve.
The Emotional & Physical Pain of a Dog Bite
El Paso residents know how terrifying it can be to have a dog lunge at you without notice, impairing your ability to get away because of a resulting dog bite. What’s more is that the average cost of a dog bite-related hospital stay was $18,200, approximately 50 percent higher than the average injury-related hospital stay.
Serious dog bite victims cannot afford to rest on their laurels when the homeowner can be held responsible for the injury. If you, a loved one or even a small child has been attacked by a dog it is important that you contact our lawyer today to solidify the representation you deserve. The dog’s owner, and their homeowner’s insurance, could be liable for your injuries and should be held responsible for the pain and suffering you are subjected to if their negligence in controlling their pet caused your injuries.
Common dog bite injuries include:
- Bone Fracture Injury
- Disfigurement Resulting from Scars
- Nerve Damage
- Pain & Suffering
Partnering with Success
El Paso residents understand that the effects of a dog attack can be devastating, especially to a small child. The emotional and mental anguish that accompanies the fact that man’s best friend turned vicious and harmful can carry lifelong agony and trepidation when encountering the animals.
Allow our attorney to help you get the financial compensation you deserve by holding the dog owner responsible for their negligence in protecting you and your family from their pet.
Financial damages and compensation can be sought for:
- Loss of Wages & Loss of Present and Future Earning Capacity
- Medical Emergency Room Costs
- Pain & Suffering
- Plastic surgery
- Psychological & emotional trauma treatment
We are committed to providing our clients with the most favorable outcome possible in the court of law, as we hold the owner responsible for the dog bite that resulted in your injury. The anguish that accompanies a dog bite can prove to be a long-lasting assault on your senses and your physical composition. You should not have to go through this process alone, and our lawyer is happy to help you set the record straight and help to receive the compensation you deserve.
Call Us Today to End Your Suffering
If you or a loved one has been viciously injured from a dog bite in a public area or private home contact our attorney today to understand your rights as a victim.