I have earned the highest possible ratings from several professional associations for both legal ability and ethical standards, and I have been named a Top 100 Trial Lawyer by the National Trial Lawyers and by the American Society of Legal Advocates. When people don’t have the money to pay their medical bills, and they don’t want to go into debt, they often forego necessary medical treatment. Instead, he or his insurance company will make one payment, at the conclusion of your claim, for all of your damages including your medical bills.Read More
Animal / Dog Bite Injury
Recent studies suggest that over a million Americans get bitten by a dog every year. Also, more than 20% of those victims will need medical attention to treat their injuries.
These victims can seek help from a dog bite injury lawyer, he will be responsible to defend the victim’s rights and to get compensation for their injuries.
The amount of money that you will get as compensation depends on the accident itself. the more serious it is; the more money you will get. When the victim is a child, the compensation amount is often bigger than if the victim was an adult.
Children are more affected by dog attacks, they are harmed both physically and psychologically. Often, when children are victims of a dog bite, they will suffer from emotional trauma.
The fatality rate is higher among children, there are 70 casualties for every 100 children bitten. Severe dog bites can cause extreme bleeding, muscles and tendon damage, and it can also rip bones and skin.
Having help from an experienced dog bite attorney will make the process flow smoothly. He will take care of all the paperwork and will defend your best interests. Get in contact with our team of experts if you or your loved ones are involved in a dog bite accident. Let us help you to find the settlement you deserve.
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Top Lawyers Pick
- Kristopher Shane Barber
- David N. Henderson
- Timothy F. Prugh
- Preston J. Scheiner
- Robert W. Johnson
- Roger J. Brunelle
- Mark O. Hiepler
- Gregory G. Rizio
- Andrew Sher
- Ronald Rosenkranz
- Martin Schiowitz
- Peter DePaolis
Kristopher Shane Barber
The Barber Law Firm is a full service personal injury law firm that helps injured victims throughout Texas receive the compensation they deserve. Whether obtaining a multi-million-dollar result for a family involved in a trucking collision, helping families impacted by nursing home abuse, or increasing awareness of the dangers posed by defective products, our firm is committed to passionate representation of our clients. We offer free consultations and normally work on a contingent fee basis--our fee is only a percentage of the amount we recover. Clients only owe a fee if we are successful in making a recovery for them.
David N. Henderson
As founder of the law office of David Henderson, David N. Henderson has spent more than 15 years representing victims of negligence. He works with clients throughout the state of Alaska to obtain compensation for the damages they suffer due to a personal injury incident.Serving others is what motivates Mr. Henderson every day on the job. In one case, he was able to secure $1.8 million following an accident in which an 18-year-old driving a snow machine was killed. For his ability to obtain results, he holds an Avvo Superb rating; he has been selected for inclusion in The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100; and he has been admitted as a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum.Before taking on a case, Mr. Henderson does a thorough analysis of the details to determine the viability of the claim. Moving forward, he embraces the challenges of complex cases. He draws upon support from his memberships in organizations such as the American Association for Justice, the Alaska Bar Association, the Alaska Association for Justice and the National Association of Distinguished Counsel. As a former public defender, Mr. Henderson anticipates how the other party may try to skirt responsibility and develops a strategy that clearly demonstrates negligence.In 1994, Mr. Henderson earned an undergraduate degree from The Evergreen State College. He then attended Florida State University College of Law, participating in moot court competitions, and graduating with honors and a Juris Doctor in 1997. Mr. Henderson furthered his education through attending the Trial Lawyers College, graduating in 2000.When he is not serving clients, Mr. Henderson enjoys spending time outdoors fishing, rock climbing and hiking. He is also a licensed pilot.
Timothy F. Prugh
Attorney Timothy Prugh established the firm Prugh & Associates, P.A. in 1980 to help people injured in automobile accidents, medical malpractice, slip-and-fall and premises cases get the justice and fair compensation they deserve from large insurance companies. Mr. Prugh has established his position in Tampa, Florida, over a 30-year period. During that time the firm has grown to a staff of 18.During his 38 years of practice, Mr. Prugh has tried more than 150 cases to verdict, establishing a firm with a reputation for taking battles to the courtroom. He earned his undergraduate degree from Florida state University before attending Vanderbilt University Law School in Nashville Tennessee.Certified by The Florida Bar in civil litigation, Mr. Prugh is frequently invited to share his experience with young lawyers throughout Florida. Additionally, he is certified as a civil trial advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. His affiliations include the Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers and the American Association for Justice. He is admitted to practice in the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida.
Preston J. Scheiner
Preston J. Scheiner is committed to representing the injured and their families in personal injury and wrongful death cases. A trial attorney at the Fort Myers, Florida, law firm of Associates and Bruce L. Scheiner, Attorneys for the Injured, Mr. Scheiner represents clients in Fort Myers and throughout the state of Florida.After graduating from Amherst College in Massachusetts, Mr. Scheiner went on to graduate cum laude from the University of Miami School of Law in Florida. While attending law school, Mr. Scheiner gained valuable legal experience as a certified legal intern at the Miami-Dade Office of the State Attorney. Today, Mr. Scheiner is licensed to practice in the state courts of Florida as well as the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida.Mr. Scheiner has helped clients to recover multimillion-dollar verdicts or settlements in numerous cases. One wrongful death case resulted in a verdict of well over $13 million for his clients.Active in professional organizations, Mr. Scheiner is a member of the American Association for Justice, the American Bar Association, the Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America, the Florida Bar, the Florida Justice Association and the Lee County Bar Association. A licensed multi-engine commercial pilot, he is also a member of the Lawyer-Pilots Bar Association, an organization dedicated to promoting aviation and aviation law.Mr. Scheiner has received a variety of awards and recognition throughout his career. In 2009, he was named an advocate for the National Institute for Trial Advocacy, a designation given to those who complete a program of study related to advocacy skills. Mr. Scheiner was also awarded a certificate of appreciation from the Lee County Bar Association in 2014 for serving as a practice section chair of the associations tort litigation section.
4020 Evans Ave, Fort Myers FL 33901
Robert W. Johnson
Robert W. Johnson, an Indiana native, proudly serves the Indianapolis area. He graduated from the Indiana University School of Law in 1993. Since then, he has represented clients who have suffered personal injury or who have lost a loved one due to a wrongful death, with a special focus on cases involving brain injuries, motor vehicle accidents and medical malpractice. The focus on brain injuries hits especially close to home for Mr. Johnson; he and his wife have a daughter who did not receive enough oxygen at birth and was subsequently diagnosed with cerebral palsy. As a result of his experience caring for his daughter with special needs, Mr. Johnson fully understands the difficulties others face in personal injury or wrongful death situations with empathy and compassion.In 2011, he began Johnson Jensen, LLP, with Travis Jensen, his long-time friend and colleague. Together, they have built a reputation for commitment to two main principles: client satisfaction and a strong defense for the rights of those they represent. He is a member of the Indiana State Bar Association and admitted to represent clients before the state courts of Indiana as well as the U.S. District Courts in the Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana. In addition, he belongs to several other professional national, state and city lawyers groups, including the American Board of Trial Advocates and the National Crime Victims Bar Association.He and his wife, Amy, enjoy spending time with their three daughters.
One Indiana Square, Suite 1640,, Indianapolis IN 46204
Roger J. Brunelle
Since 1976, Roger J. Brunelle, a partner at Sbrogna, Brunelle & Donius, LLP, has been zealously advocating on behalf of his clients in Worcester, Massachusetts. He also accepts cases throughout Worcester County as well as throughout the state. He focuses his practice on plaintiffs personal injury and medical malpractice matters, and he works hard to secure settlements and verdicts on behalf of his injured clients. Mr. Brunelle graduated summa cum laude with his Bachelor of Arts from Assumption College in 1973. He then went on to attend Boston College Law School, where he received his Juris Doctor magna cum laude in 1976. He is licensed to practice law before all of the state courts of Massachusetts, the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 1st Circuit. Throughout his years of practice, Mr. Brunelle has been repeatedly recognized by his fellow professionals for his legal skill and ethics. He has received an AV Preeminent peer-review rating through Martindale-Hubbell, which is the highest possible honor available through that system. He has additionally been listed in Best Lawyers in America based on the recommendations of his peers. , The quality of Mr. Brunelles long work is evidenced by his annual participation in Harvard Law Schools Trial Advocacy Workshop. He is an active member of the Worcester County and Massachusetts bar associations and the Massachusetts Bar Foundation, serving on and chairing many of the committees affiliated with those organizations. Committed to his community, he has also served as Paxtons town moderator and as a trustee of the Richards Memorial Library, the Finance Committee and the Local Historic District Commission in Paxton. AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc. used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories: legal ability and general ethical standards. The Best Lawyers in America® 2010. Copyright 2009 by Woodward/White, Inc. Aiken, SC
Gregory G. Rizio
Greg Rizio, the Senior Trial Attorney of Rizio Law Firm, specializes in catastrophic personal injury cases and wrongful death matters. He has received numerous Trial Lawyer of the Yearawards as recognized by his peers, including the coveted 2015 State of Californias Consumer Attorney of the Year award, the Consumer Attorney of the Inland Empires Trial Lawyer of the Year award, the Orange County Trial Lawyer Associations Top Gun award, the Western San Bernardino County Trial Lawyer of the Year award as well as the Leo Deegan Inns of Court voted him Most Outstanding Lawyer in Riverside County.He has also received recognition as a top 5 finalist for the Consumer Attorneys of Los Angeles Trial Lawyer of the Year Award.In 2014, he obtained a plaintiffs jury verdict that was the largest PI verdict in California, the second largest PI verdict nationally and the largest PI verdict in Riverside County history. His Litigators Award” places him in the Top 1% national trial lawyers. He is a National Trial Lawyers Association TOP 100 Trial Lawyer,” a multi-year Super-Lawyer, has a perfect 10 AVVO rating and is a Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum lifetime member.He currently serves in attorney leadership organizations including the Inland Empire ABOTA Chapter, the CAOC Executive Council and the CAL-ABOTA Board.
As founder of The Sher Law Firm, PLLC, Andrew Sher is committed to representing clients in Houston, Texas. He focuses his practice on handling matters such as plaintiff personal injury cases, product liability and environmental litigation.In 1991, Mr. Sher received a Bachelor in Business Administration from The University of Texas at Austin. He then earned a Juris Doctor in 1993 from the University of Houston Law Center.Early in his career, Mr. Sher gained invaluable litigation experience working for a civil law firm. Today, he uses the skills he gained there and his knowledge of the law to protect the rights of his clients, whether they have been victims of negligence or have spotted an environmental wrongdoing. From the initial consultation and through the appeals process, clients can expect to receive personalized and comprehensive representation. Mr. Sher has worked with people from all walks of life, including government entities, individuals, and public and private companies.Over the course of his decades-long career, Mr. Sher has time and again obtained favorable verdicts and settlements for clients. For his achievements, he holds an Avvo Superb rating; he has earned the highest rating possible of AV Preeminent from Martindale-Hubbell; and H-Texas Magazine included him in the list of its top lawyers.Sharing his legal knowledge with others, Mr. Sher is a frequent guest speaker. A life fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation, he is a member of the Fort Bend County Bar Association, the Colorado Bar Association, the State Bar of Texas, the American Bar Association, the American Association for Justice, the Texas Trial Lawyers Association and the Houston Trial Lawyers Association.AV®, BV®, AV Preeminent® and BV Distinguished® are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc. used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer-review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings fall into two categories – legal ability and general practice standards.
Ronald Rosenkranz is partner in the Newburgh, New York, firm of Finkelstein & Partners, LLP. Mr. Rosenkranz focuses his practice on representing individuals harmed in cases involving personal injury and pharmaceutical litigation. He has won several multimillion-dollar verdicts and settlements in injury cases involving the use of prescription medication, automobile accidents and construction accidents.Included among the verdicts and settlements that Mr. Rosenkranz has taken are a $34 Million verdict against Pfizer for manufacturing and marketing a womans hormone replacement product that caused her to get Breast Cancer.Also settled during trial was a case concerning a drug manufactured and marketed by Pfizer, that allegedly caused a man to commit suicide. Mr. Rosenkranz also had a verdict in a construction accident that was the biggest ever awarded in Warren County, New York. He also settled a case during trial in Ulster County NY for $ 2.3 million, for a young woman who had suffered a brain injury in an automobile accident. Recently, Mr. Rosenkranz settled a case of an injured construction worker for $1 million after openings Also settled a case involving two brothers who were injured in a motor vehicle accident for $5.2 million, and settled another case, during trial, for $1.5 million, involving a gentleman who installs cable, when the trailer, carrying the cable, fell on his leg.Mr. Rosenkranz received his law degree from Brooklyn Law School and is admitted to practice within the state of New York, before Federal Court in Southern, Eastern and Northern Districts, Court of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court. He is a member of the New York State Bar Association and the New York State Trial Lawyers Association.
Attorney Martin Schiowitz is a partner with the Isaacson, Schiowitz & Korson, LLP, law firm, which has office locations in Rockville Centre, New York, and New York City. Highly rated and possessing over 44 years of legal experience, Mr. Schiowitz focuses his practice exclusively on personal injury, wrongful death and medical malpractice claims.After graduating from Brooklyn College in 1965 with a Bachelor of Arts in economics, he pursued his masters degree in economics at The City University of New York. He then attended New York Law School and obtained his Juris Doctor in 1972. In 1973, the New York State Bar Association admitted him to practice, and Mr. Schiowitz immediately joined one of New Yorks leading insurance defense law firms.Initially, Mr. Schiowitz defended insurance companies against personal injury and tortious claims. He then shifted his focus to representing plaintiff accident victims with their serious legal challenges and helping them recover the maximum amount possible for their injuries, losses, and pain and suffering.Finding great reward in being able to help those in need, Mr. Schiowitz maintains a successful personal injury practice, and over the course of his career, he has secured millions of dollars in settlements and awards on behalf of his clients.Renowned for his in-depth knowledge of personal injury law, Mr. Schiowitz has appeared on television as a personal injury commentator, and he frequently offers consultations and testimony for other attorneys with matters involving tort law and practice.Widely regarded as one of the top personal injury attorneys in the region, Mr. Schiowitz is active with the New York State Trial Lawyers Association, as well as several other local and national legal organizations. He also serves his community through his involvement with various youth and education programs.
I have been representing injured people since 1980. Prior to joining the firm, I was a judicial law clerk to Judge William Stewart of the DC Superior Court and spent three years as an Assistant United States Attorney in the District of Columbia. Since joining the firm, I have represented hundreds of people injured on the job, in car/trucking accidents, in medical malpractice cases as well as people who were injured through exposure to asbestos materials. I focus on each client as an individual who deserves quality legal representation, regardless whether the case is big or small.