A dog attack not only causes severe injuries, but it can also leave a victim with emotional scars that last a lifetime. Were you or your family member attacked by an animal? If so, you need an attorney on your side who genuinely understands your needs, like our team members at Zappitell Law Firm.
Our team understands how stressful it can be when you or your loved one has been hurt by a dog, cat or another animal. Fortunately, there are important laws in Florida that protect animal attack victims.
Dog owners can be held liable for any damages their dogs inflict. (Florida Statute 767.04) In some cases, dog owners have homeowners insurance that will cover the expenses cause by the injuries their dogs have caused, including:
Our team realizes that pursuing your dog attack claim may be a difficult decision for you to make. Especially if you know the dog owner personally. When you consult our firm, we will help you understand your options under the law, and ultimately help you take the best personal and legal steps to obtain the compensation you need.
When you have been seriously injured, you need an attorney you can depend on to protect your best interests. At Zappitell Law Firm, our team of skilled legal professionals is fully equipped to help you with your legal needs. Led by founder and AV-rated* lawyer David J. Zappitell, our firm offers customized legal services and quality resources to our clients. We urge you to complete the contact form below or call us to learn how our team can help you.