Dog Bite Attorneys

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, there are about 4.7 million dog bites nationwide annually. Each year, California ranks highest in the nation for fatal dog attacks.

The law is clear, when a dog bites you, the owner has to make it right. We understand that often the dog that bites you is your neighbor's or your friend's; We can handle the situation to make sure your rights and relationships are preserved.


At Sweet James, we aggressively defend your rights and pursue any rightful claims for damages, medical expenses, and compensation for the pain and suffering you have endured. We understand the importance of securing compensation for future medical treatment, which can be necessary for scar revision in infant or child dog bite incidents.

Damage claims are common after a dog bite accident. Insurers nationwide pay over $1 billion every year in animal bite claims. Over a third of the money paid out through homeowners’ liability claims arise from dog attacks.



The outcome of your dog bite accident claim can hinge on whether or not you have an experienced personal injury lawyer by your side. You deserve someone who fiercely fights against the insurance companies to ensure they take your injuries seriously.

Many accident victims wonder if they can afford an effective personal injury lawyer. Fortunately, most dog bite accident lawyers work on a contingency fee. This means your attorney will be paid a percentage of your final settlement.

At Sweet James, you will never write us a check. There is a 0% financial risk to you. Your well-being is our priority. Our injury lawyers are here to ensure you have every means to get back on your feet.



California’s dog bite law is quite clear on assigning liability. One bite is enough.

Under the strict liability law, only two things must be proven for an accident claim:

  • The defendant owned the dog
  • You were injured by the bite

Injuries of all sizes can be grounds to pursue a dog bite accident claim. There is no need for you to suffer physically, mentally, or financially after your dog bite.

At Sweet James, we help you become whole again. Our dedicated dog bite accident lawyers fight tirelessly against the insurance company to maximize your compensation. This isn’t just a case. It’s your life. You deserve a personal injury lawyer who is committed to improving your quality of life.

Call us today for a free and confidential evaluation of your case at (800) 500-5200

There is no obligation, and we charge absolutely nothing unless we win your case.