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Representatives of Minor Get Dog Bite Settlement Of $52,500

Case Type: Michigan Dog Bite

Settlement: $52,500

Plaintiff: Kaylina Rumsey, as Next Friend of Michael Ashby, Jr., a Minor
Defendant: Robert and Patricia Ashby
Case Number: 17-365-NO
Judge: Hon. Thomas Wilson
Location: Jackson County Circuit Court
Date of Settlement: April 11, 2017

Facts of the Case

Plaintiff-Minor Michael Ashby, Jr., age 4, was at his grandparents' home and was playing with their dog when their dog suddenly bit him one time on the face.

Types of Injuries and Harm Suffered

  • Facial laceration to right cheek
  • Scar upon right cheek

Other Types of Damages

  • Scar and disfigurement
  • Pain and suffering
  • Psychological damages
  • Medical bills

Legal Issues in the Case

  • Did the child provoke the dog attack?
  • Lack of residual damages

What We Did To Win The Settlement

We obtained medical records and photographs. We provided them to the insurance company and negotiated a settlement. We then went to court to have the judge approve the settlement.

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