Being involved in a dog bite incident is a terrifying and traumatic experience that can cause permanent damage. In the state of Florida, the owner of a dog is responsible for their dog's actions and can be held liable for any injuries the dog causes.
If you or a family member were injured as the result of a dog bite or attack, you have legal options for financial compensation. The injury attorney at Canter Law in Boca Raton can help you determine if you have recourse to file a lawsuit. Contact us today by calling 561-447-4500.
Injuries from a Dog Bite
In addition to the horrible physical injuries that you may suffer from of a dog bite, there is a lot of mental anguish associated with an animal attack. A savage attack by a dog can do the following damage:
- Physical injury
- Emotional trauma
- Inability to work
- Loss of wages and benefits from losing the ability to work
Recovering after a Dog Bite
When a dog bite occurs, it is the responsibility of the owner to take care of the injuries sustained to you or your family. At Canter Law, our attorneys can help you file a lawsuit in order to get you and your family compensated for your suffering. We have the experience and tenacity you want when having someone represent you. We will ensure that you're involved with every aspect of your case because we are your advocates.
We will work our hardest to get you a settlement or cash award in order to get you the following:
- Medical care
- Compensation if you're unable to work
- Job training if necessary
Our focus is to get you the compensation you deserve, so we operate on a contingency-fee basis. This means that you don't pay anything upfront and we cover any costs that are incurred during your trial. You only reimburse us for our costs and pay us if we win your case for you.
To discuss how we can help you get back on your feet after a dog bite, please contact our South Florida attorney today. We serve clients in Fort Lauderdale, Boynton Beach, Boca Raton, and other nearby communities. You can fill out the form on this page or call us at 561-447-4500.