Man Shot Outside Chula Vista Bar – Officer also Wounded in Chase of Suspects

One person was critically wounded in a shooting that occurred outside of a bar in Chula Vista early Saturday.  The shooting happened around 1:00 a.m. at Wild Wooly’s Saloon.  A police officer chased after the shooting suspect and was also injured when his car was rammed by the suspects.  A story about the incident is here.

San Diego Nightclub Shooting Victim Lawyer

Many victims of violent crimes that occur at nightclubs or bars do not know that the bar owners have a duty to maintain a safe premises, especially if prior crimes or shootings have occurred at that bar.  If you or a loved one have been injured in a nightclub or bar shooting in San Diego, contact a San Diego California Bar Shooting Victim Lawyer from Rist Law Offices.

Our office focuses on the civil side of criminal cases.  We have helped rape victims, shooting victims, sexual assault victims, and the families of these crime victims to recover compensation to assist with medical bills, treatment, and living expenses after a serious crime occurs.  We hold property owners, security companies, and property management companies who should have done more to make their properties safe accountable in civil court.

For more information about our work, or to speak to a lawyer directly about a potential case, contact Rist Law Offices at 866-982-5299.


San Francisco Nightclub Shootout Leaves One Dead, Four Wounded

A gun shootout over the weekend at a Fisherman’s Wharf nightclub left one person dead and four wounded.  The club, called Suede Nightclub and Lounge, was already facing a seven-day suspension of its license for out-of control crowds.  The San Francisco Chronicle reported in a story found here that forty-four shots were fired in the club and two gunmen were involved.

The Chronicle further reported that neighbors have complained about the club since 2007, mostly due to the crowds that leave the club.  A brawl was reported outside of the club at on January 10.

California Nightclub Shooting Victim Lawyer

If you or a loved one have been the victim of a shooting at a nightclub, apartment complex, or other property, contact a lawyer from Rist Law Offices to discuss your case.  Rist Law Offices handles crime victim cases throughout California for crime victims and their families.  We file civil suits against property owners and negligent parties who have failed to keep a property safe.

If a property owner has failed to keep a property safe and has reasonable knowledge of prior instances of crime or other problems, the owner could potentially be held liable under a premises liability theory of law.  Because every case has different facts and circumstances, it is important that a crime victim talk to an experienced lawyer about whether a case could be filed.

Rist Law Offices handles crime victim cases throughout California.  All cases are handled on a contingency fee basis, which means there is no fee unless your case is settled or won in court.  To set up a free, confidential consultation with a crime victim lawyer, call us toll free at 866-982-5299.