You can recover all out of pocket losses including lost wages, medical bills, medication and general damages for pain and suffering including emotional distress.A local attorney would have a much better idea of the likely value of the claim. Three to eight times the out of pocket loss is not unusual for accident cases but an intentional attack should be valued higher than an accident.
Punitive damages can be several times the actual damages but they depend to some extent on the wealth of a defendant. If a poor person attacked you, the punitive damages would be much less than if a millionaire attacked you.
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