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– the National Law Journal

Make A Successful Claim After A Dog Bite Injury

Dog bites and other animal attacks can have serious consequences. Victims of these attacks often require multiple invasive surgical procedures before their wounds can heal, and many are left with permanent scarring and disfigurement, as well as substantial psychological harm.

If you or a loved one has been bitten by a dog, our Ventura dog bite attorneys at the law firm of Hiepler & Hiepler can help. Our firm is experienced at helping adult and child dog bite victims obtain fair compensation from dog owners and their insurance companies.

Our Verdicts And Settlements

  • $89.3 Million — Bad faith insurance practices — Riverside Superior Court
  • $23.9 Million — Spinal cord injury — Los Angeles Superior Court
  • $12.5 Million — Wrongful death (bicycle accident) — Ventura Superior Court, Simi Valley
  • $11.75 Million — Wrongful death & personal injury (Metrolink train accident) — Los Angeles Superior Court
  • $9.1 Million — Brain injury (truck vs. pedestrian accident) — Los Angeles Superior Court

What Role Does Insurance Play?

Dogs are powerful and potentially dangerous animals — whether or not they belong to breeds that are popularly regarded as vicious. Dog owners have a responsibility to train their dogs and take all other reasonable measures to protect the general public from dog attacks.

Our firm has a track record of pursuing personal injury claims against dog owners and obtaining compensation for the long-term injuries suffered by dog bite victims.

In California, homeowners insurance policies cover dog bites — including those taking place away from the covered property — unless they are specifically excluded. Our attorneys have the insurance experience to identify whether insurance coverage is available in your case. We will dig deeply in search of a source of financial support for you after a dog bite injury.

Request Your Free Consultation With An Attorney After An Animal Attack

If you have been bitten by a dog or a member of your family has been attacked, do not hesitate to get an experienced trial lawyer working on your case. To arrange a free consultation, please contact us at 866-531-3532 or by email. Based in Oxnard, we serve clients across California.