Freeport, New York, Dog Bite Victim's Attorney
Liability for a dog bite may depend on where the attack occurred, if the dog has already bitten another person, if the owner has insurance, and other factors that could influence the results in your case. If you or someone you love has suffered a dog bite, we can provide a thorough investigation and build a compelling case on your behalf. The Law Offices of Dorfman & Dorfman is committed to helping the victims of dog bites recover the compensation they deserve.
If you or your child has been bitten by a dog...
Following an animal attack, in addition to seeking medical attention, it is important to secure information concerning the identity of the dog and its owner. In addition, it is important to take photos of the injured part of the body to preserve evidence of the attack. As with any personal injury claim, it is important to contact an attorney as soon as possible to ensure that your legal rights are preserved. The Law Office of Dorfman & Dorfman will aggressively assert your rights to recover maximum compensation for lost wages, pain and suffering, and all medical expenses.
The One Bite Rule in New York
New York State has a one bite rule where a dog owner is not liable for any damages if the dog has never attacked someone before. A thorough investigation is necessary to uncover all evidence of prior attacks or other vicious propensities.
The Law Offices of Dorfman & Dorfman is experienced in the investigation of dog bite and other animal attacks and will collect and preserve all necessary evidence for your case. Whether contacting witnesses, working with experts, or obtaining medical documentation, we will work to build a strong case on your behalf to ensure you recover the compensation that you deserve.
We are experienced in all of the following:
- Dogs with vicious propensities
- Serious injuries, lacerations and scarring
- Pit bull attacks
- Animal attacks
- Children bitten by dog
We are experienced in dog bites and other animal attacks, including catastrophic animal attacks resulting in serious injury or death. Whether you are seeking damages for medical expenses, reconstructive surgery, pain and suffering, lost wages, or the wrongful death of a loved one, we can aggressively pursue maximum compensation in court.
Free consultations • Evening, weekend, and home or hospital visits and appointments available • Se habla español • Located conveniently in the center of Freeport near the Long Island Railroad • Parking available
Contact the Law Offices of Dorfman & Dorfman to schedule a free initial consultation with an experienced Freeport, New York, personal injury and dog bite victim's lawyer.
The Law Offices of Dorfman & Dorfman is located in Freeport, New York, and serves clients in Nassau County and Queens County, including Freeport, Hempstead, Roosevelt, Uniondale, Far Rockaway and throughout New York City and Long Island.