$58,500.00 - S.M. v. S.W.

July 18, 2008

Practice Area: Animal Law

Outcome: $58,500.00

Description:

Defendant's boxers were left unrestrained outside of Defendant's house and attacked Plaintiff while she was taking her morning walk. Attack resulted in facial puncture wounds and a comminuted fracture of Plaintiff's wrist. Plaintiff incurred approximately $13,000.00 in medical expenses for these injuries. Deposition of Defendant revealed a prior instance of attack by same dogs which was confirmed by 911 audio log obtained by attorney. Case was ordered to mediate by Gwinnett State Court, and resolved for just under $60,000.00 a week prior to trial.