Dog bites can occur without warning, causing severe physical and emotional damage. These attacks might even create a risk of disease or infection. At Peter J. Schaffer in Bronx we treat dog-bite cases with the seriousness they deserve. Our attorneys understand the relevant law and the standards of care that pet owners must observe. If you have been hurt after being bitten by a dog or another type of pet, prompt legal advice can give you the best chance of obtaining fair compensation.
From the moment we take your case, we perform a complete investigation of the incident to determine where the legal responsibility lies. This can include an analysis of:
Our experienced lawyers will develop a complete narrative to give you the strongest chance of winning a favorable result in court or through a settlement.
For many years, we have helped provide financial relief to dog-bite victims. Depending on the specific circumstances, we can help you pursue:
We understand how overwhelming it can be to recover from the harm of a serious dog bite and advocate for a resolution that covers each aspect of that harm.