Do not give the insurance company information about your dog bite or your dog bite injuries. Do not give any statements to an insurance adjuster or insurance agent. Do not sign any document without discussing it with your legal team first! Insurance companies’ first interest is protecting themselves from expensive claims. The information you give them can and will be used against you to defeat or minimize your claim. Also, do not attempt to settle the case yourself. You have a right to certain types of compensation for damages you may not know exist. It costs nothing to talk to us first to help guide you. Dog bite injuries in particular often result in scars requiring surgical procedures. It is important to contact an experienced dog bite lawyer as soon as possible after the dog attack. Effective dog bite lawyers can seek full compensation for all of the damages you are entitled to recover.