An Essex County man who was attacked and bitten by an acquaintance’s dog was forced to seek multiple treatments and shots for his wounds, despite being uninsured. His hospital bills totaled nearly $75,000. Seeking assistance, he contacted an Essex County dog bite lawyer to recover compensation to help with his healing.
Recovering from dog bite wounds can take time and significantly impact a person’s finances. Dog bite wounds can lead to further complications such as infections or, in rare cases, diseases such as tetanus. It is always important to seek medical attention after a dog bite. The advice of a medical professional should be followed for the best outcomes for both your health and in any litigation for your dog bite case.
As seen in this case, hospital fees when recovering from a dog bite wound can be significant. Finding a dog bite attorney to help you with your dog bite claim will help you to navigate Essex County and the New Jersey legal system. Find a dog bite attorney that has experience with similar cases and geographical location. This will provide you with the best advantage to settle or win your case.
David Cowhey was able to obtain a $150,000 settlement for the client, so that his bills could be paid and he could receive fair compensation for his injuries. The client is now able to focus on his recovery from the dog bite injuries.
Anyone facing similar circumstances should seek the advice of a dog bite attorney. If you have been injured in a dog attack in Essex County or anywhere in New Jersey, and your medical bills are mounting, call David J. Cowhey today. He can be reached on our 24/7 Attorney Hotline at (609) 513-0627. During your initial free consultation, he will learn about your dog bite case and advise you on what next steps to take. Get the recovery you deserve, contact David J. Cowhey.
Updated April 4, 2022