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Chicago Dog Bite Lawyers

Experiencing a dog bite can be traumatic, causing not only physical harm but also emotional distress. The immediate impact of such an incident is often just the tip of the iceberg, as the victim may also have to face medical expenses, lost wages, and potential long-term physical and psychological trauma. It’s essential to remember that you are not alone in this ordeal. Our team of dedicated and experienced Chicago dog bite lawyers is here to support you, guide you through the legal process, and help you secure the compensation you deserve.

Dog bite cases are complex, often involving severe injuries and emotional distress. They require an understanding of specific laws and a strategic approach only an experienced lawyer can provide. That’s where The Horwitz Law Group comes in.

The Importance of Seeking Legal Help

After a dog bite incident, you might feel overwhelmed by medical bills, lost wages, and the pain and suffering caused by the injury. A seasoned lawyer can help you navigate through this tumultuous time and ensure you get the compensation you deserve.

At The Horwitz Law Group, we have vast experience handling dog bite cases. Our team will review and analyze your case, explain the legal options available to you, determine if negligence played a part in the incident, and guide you through each step of the process.

Steps to Take Following a Dog Bite

Upon experiencing a dog bite, it’s crucial to seek immediate medical attention. Document your injuries, gather witness information, and report the incident to local authorities. These steps are essential in building a strong case and proving fault.

Common Dog Bite Injuries and Legal Process

Dog bites can result in severe injuries, including puncture wounds, infections, nerve damage, and psychological trauma. Understanding these injuries is key to assessing the value of your claim.

As for the legal process, it involves determining the dog owner’s liability, filing a lawsuit, and negotiating a settlement or going to trial. It’s a complex process that requires skilled legal representation.

Rights of Victims and Proving Fault

Victims may be able to seek compensation following a dog bite incident. Proving fault, however, can be challenging. In Illinois, the dog owner is liable if their dog attacks someone unprovoked. We at The Horwitz Law Group can help gather evidence to prove this liability. Compensation in dog bite cases may cover medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering. Our team works diligently to ensure our clients receive the maximum compensation they deserve.

Your Chicago Dog Bite Lawyer

The aftermath of a dog bite can be physically and emotionally daunting. The pain, medical expenses, and potential scarring are just some of the challenges you may face. But rest assured, you don’t have to navigate this difficult journey alone. The compassionate team at the Horwitz Law Group is here to fight for your rights, provide legal guidance, and help you seek the compensation you deserve. We understand the complexities of these cases and will work tirelessly to ensure your voice is heard and justice is served. Contact us today.

Case Results


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for a young lady who was run over by a private waste hauling company while crossing the street.


for a trucking accident resulting in the death of the driver.


for a 70 year old man who died, without any living relatives, seven months after being hit by a car while crossing the street.


for a client whose family was killed by a street sweeper that ran a red light.


for a client injured in a 2005 Metra train derailment case.


for a minor rear-ended on an expressway in Kankakee.


for a premises liability accident resulting in below the knee amputation.


for a woman who was hit by a car while crossing the street.


for a client who was injured on the CTA red line train.


for a bicyclist hit by a car.


for a passenger injured in a rideshare rollover accident.


for a rideshare accident injury.


for a low-speed rear-end accident.


for injuries in a van accident pulling a trailer.


for a minor injured in a ride-share accident.


for a pedestrian injured due to a sidewalk defect.


for a passenger injured in a rideshare rollover accident.


for a driver injured in an auto accident.


for injuries from a right-turning truck.


for a family injured in an auto accident.


for a law enforcement officer rear-ended by a truck.


for a motorcyclist rear-ended.


for an individual injured by a dog.


for a bicyclist hit by a car while crossing the street.


for a driver rear-ended on the expressway.


for a client who had lawyers at another law firm trying to settle the accident case for only $60,000.

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