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The American Veterinary Medical Association estimates that over 4 million people are bitten by dogs each year. Of those about 12,000 people are hospitalized due to dog bite injuries.
When an injury occurs it is critical to have a Dog Bite Lawyer who understands your legal rights. Kim Welch is a Las Vegas dog bite lawyer who has helped multiple clients in dog bite cases. Contact her now.
When an injury occurs it is critical to have a Dog Bite Lawyer who understands your legal rights. Kim Welch is a Las Vegas dog bite lawyer who has helped multiple clients in dog bite cases. It can be difficult to predict when a dog bite is about to happen. Kim Welch Law is one of the most trusted dog bite attorneys handling bite cases and holding owners liable for the damage their dogs do. There were around 2,500 dog bites reported to animal control in the last 5 years in Nevada with most dog bites occurring in the city of Las Vegas. Kim Welch Law can navigate the claims process to get you the compensation you deserve.
Kim Welch Law is one of the premier dog bite attorneys in Las Vegas. If a dog has a history of aggression or violence the owner can be found liable for not doing everything necessary to avoid further accidents. When a dog bites or displays dangerous or vicious behavior a Clark County Animal Control officer can declare it vicious, putting the owner on notice and making the owner liable in future dog bite accidents involving their dog. If the dog owner is found liable, Kim Welch will fight for fair compensation which may include recovery costs for all medical expenses, reconstructive surgery, in-home rehabilitation, compensation for lost wages and benefits, future lost income, reduced earning capacity, and funeral costs. You focus on healing, while Kim Welch Law will secure a fair settlement.
When an incident happens, you need Las Vegas Dog Bite Injury Attorney Kim Welch on your side. Dog bites sometimes cause devastating damage. Injuries can include:
Scratches, scarring, puncture wounds, broken bones, severe lacerations, and even severe nerve damage. A dog bite injury can also cause emotional distress and anguish. Kim Welch Law, your Las Vegas dog bite injury attorney, will handle the legal process of investigating your dog bite case and recovering damages from the liable party while you focus on recovery both physical and mental.
If a dog has bitten you, seek medical treatment immediately. Document the scene and wounds and note any details you can remember. Get the information of the owner and any witnesses. Contact Kim Welch Law to determine if the owner was liable and a civil case for damages.
Many people do not know that the dog owner is liable for any damages from a bite. It can be complicated to pursue damages for injuries. Kim Welch Law will fight the legal battle for your claim while you focus on healing.
The dog owner is responsible for the dog bite regardless of if they knew the dog tended to bite. However, the owner has no liability if the victim was not legally allowed on the property and ignored warning signs.
The statute of limitations to bring a case against the dog owner after a bite is two years in Colorado.
After being involved in my first car accident, I didn’t know where to begin the legal process until I came across Kim and her team. They were truly amazing. Not only are they very professional, but also they care for their clients.
I could not be more thankful for Kim and her team! She is hands down the best representation to have for your car accident / injury case. Kim doesn’t back down and she doesn’t settle for anything less than you deserve.
Kim and her staff explained everything that needed to happen to file a claim, kept me informed, handled paying the bills (which were significant) and most importantly understood and advocated for us.