Dog Bite Attorneys in Bay Harbor Islands
Representing Victims of Unprovoked Attacks in Miami & Beyond
Dog bites can be traumatic and cause lasting physical and emotional trauma. In some cases, the injury may require surgery. If you need a dog bite attorney in Bay Harbor Islands or Miami, call The Law Offices of Brett L. Schlacter, PA. We understand what victims go through as a result of a dog attack and fight for appropriate compensation for victims.
Injured by a dog? Call (305) 290-4907 for a free consultation.
Florida Law Regarding Dog Bites
According to Florida Statute 767.01, the owner or owners of a dog is liable for any damage done to a person or to any animal. Moreover, Florida Statute Section 767.04 states that if a dog bites an individual in a public or a private place, if the person was lawfully on the premises, the owner of the dog is liable for damages regardless of the known or unknown temperment of the animal. The statutes are written to protect you and your loved ones from dangerous animal attacks.
Compensation for Dog Bite Victims
If you have been injured in a dog attack, you should contact a personal injury lawyer in Bay Harbor Islands or Miami to ensure that your rights are protected. Our firm offers representation from a team of dedicated and experienced attorneys. We will always be accessible to answer your questions and help you understand your legal rights as your case progresses.
Victims of dog bites may be entitled to compensation for:
- Medical bills
- Lost wages
- Pain and suffering
- Emotional trauma
The Law Offices of Brett L. Schlacter, PA knows that these laws are often difficult understand. We have experience negotiating with dog owners and homeowner insurance policies to obtain maximum final compensation after an unprovoked attack.
Contact us now at (305) 290-4907 for a free case evaluation.