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IllinoisDog Bites Lawyers in Jefferson County, Illinois

Although a dog may be man's best friend, these animals can often act in a way that is out of the human owner's control.

Under Jefferson County, Illinois common law, an owner or caretaker for a dog may be help strictly liable for the damages caused by the dog after an attack or biting incident.

In some states, it must be shown that the dog owner knew the dog had hurt another person before. In other cases, even a first bite can result in a finding of strict liability. Of course, if the owner is negligent then other types of liability can be imposed.

Attacks by some breeds of dogs can cause severe injury or even death, but even bites by small dogs can cause pain and infection.

Find out more about how a personal injury attorney that focuses on dog bite cases in Jefferson County, Illinois might be able to help you pursue justice in your case.

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Josh A. Humbrecht

Josh A. Humbrecht
Hassakis Law Firm
206 S 9th St
Mt. Vernon, IL 62864
Josh A. Humbrecht is a Personal Injury and Health Law lawyer... read more >

Joshua Andrew Humbrecht

Joshua Andrew Humbrecht
Hassakis & Hassakis, PC
206 S. 9th St. Ste. 201 PO Box 706
Mount Vernon, IL 62864
Joshua Andrew Humbrecht is a Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Morris Lane Harvey

Morris Lane Harvey
Law Office of Morris Lane Harvey
2029 Broadway St.
Mount Vernon, IL 62864
Morris Lane Harvey is a Personal Injury lawyer... read more >
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