Pit bull dog attacks a child in Gainesville.
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A nine year old girl was attacked by a pit bull at her home in Gainesville. She was bitten several times and had to be flown to the hospital at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston for treatment. The pit bull was caught by K-9 officers. The full story can be found here in the Gainesville Times. Our thoughts are with the victim.
As a victim of a dog bite, you may be eligible for compensation. This compensation may include medical costs, physical pain and suffering, emotional suffering, and any claim for lost wages. You are also entitled to recover for any scarring or disfigurement that is left as a result of the dog bite.
Contacting a dog bite lawyer as soon as possible could help guarantee your rights are protected, so don't delay. Contact dog bite lawyer Andrew Gebhardt at Smith, Welch, Webb & White today and let him help you on your road to recovery.
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Andrew J. Gebhardt
Andrew Gebhardt specializes in personal injury, catastrophic injuries, wrongful death claims, car accidents, tractor trailer accidents, dog bites, premises liability, slip/trip and falls, insurance disputes and criminal defense. He currently serves as the President of the Henry County Bar Association. His office is in Stockbridge, Georgia.