Atlanta Dog Bite Lawyers
Dog attacks happen fast and without warning. One minute you were enjoying a day at the park or afternoon in a friend’s backyard, moments later you were heading to the hospital with severe lacerations or worse. If a dog has bitten either you or a loved one, you may be able to take legal action against the at-fault owner. Call the personal injury team at Mulholland & Sutlive, LLC and get the representation you deserve. An out of control dog can leave you with permanent scars, life-changing disabilities and considerable debt. Let our experienced dog bite attorneys help you recover, by securing a full and fair settlement. Contact our office at (770) 350-2691 and schedule a free case evaluation with one of our representatives.
We understand, that the last thing on your mind may be pursuing legal action against the negligent owner. While you are well within your rights to do so, it may feel completely overwhelming given the current situation. Dog attacks are violent episodes that can leave deep emotion wounds, on top of the already excruciating physical ones. That is why at Mulholland & Sutlive, LLC, our Atlanta dog bite lawyers do the fighting for you. You take the time to heal, in the comfort of your own home, while we obtain the settlement your family needs to move forward. Some of the more frequent damages awarded through our firm include:
- Medical expenses
- Doctor bills (specialists)
- Physical therapy fees
- Loss of wages or employment
- Compensation for pain and suffering
We have the experience and the resources to build a successful case on your behalf. But it is up to you to take the first step. Call today and discover the options you have available in a free consultation.
I’ve Been Bitten By a Dog in Atlanta – What Should I Do?
If you are reading this, you more than likely have already visited the hospital and spoken with the authorities. If not, we highly recommend doing so immediately. A visit to the doctor’s office can head off any life-threatening complications that so often accompany dog bites – such as internal bleeding, disease and infection. Speaking with the authorities can help contain the animal, while providing you with much needed official documentation. Finally, you should also obtain as much evidence as possible, even if it is only photos of your wounds and the surrounding area. This can go a long way in building your case, should you decide to pursue legal action.
When Should I Contact a Lawyer?
Once you have taken all the immediate steps to preserve your health and well-being, Mulholland & Sutlive, LLC highly recommends speaking with one of our Atlanta attorneys to begin investigating your claim. Our team will start by collecting police reports, medical records and witness statements. But don’t delay. Personal injury claims, especially those involving dog bites are won and lost within the first few days of the attack. The sooner you contact our firm, the better your odds will be at building a successful case.
Call today to schedule your free consultation at (770) 350-2691.