Zagoria Law’s Brooks Neely Settles Six Figure Dog Bite Case

ATLANTA, GA – June 29, 2016 – Zagoria Law, an Atlanta-based law firm specializing in personal injury cases, today announced that Associate Attorney Brooks Neely has settled his first six-figure case, Wacaster v. Gilreath. The case arose from a dog bite and damages were paid by the dog owner’s insurance for $100,000.00. The case was settled pre-suit by Zagoria Law.

Amanda Wacaster, age 31, was viciously bitten by Heather Gilreath’s (Defendant) St. Bernard, named “Hoss.” The incident occurred at the Defendant’s Pickens County residence in Jasper, Georgia on March 25, 2016. The bite was on Ms. Wacaster’s right forearm and the wound required significant suturing to repair.

Amanda Wacaster, age 31, was viciously bitten

“This case presented significant challenges because the attack occurring in the Defendant’s home. However, we were able to prove that the dog had aggressive tendencies, as a result of our discovery of a previous incident in which ‘Hoss’ tried to bite another person,” said Zagoria Law Associate Attorney Brooks Neely.

“We congratulate Brooks on a job well done securing justice for our client,” said Zagoria Law Founder and Principal David Zagoria. “We are proud of his hard work and dedication that resulted in his settling his first six-figure case.”

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Zagoria Law is an Atlanta-based personal injury law firm dedicated to providing unyielding representation to its clients. Founder David Zagoria has more than 20 years of experience as a prosecutor and trial attorney litigating injury cases in State and Federal Courts throughout Georgia. Honored as a Georgia Super Lawyer, Zagoria’s focus on personal injury cases, specifically dog bites and serious injury-premises liability cases, ensures unparalleled service and dedication from the very beginning of clients’ cases until the end. For more information, please visit

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