Dog bites can occur without warning, causing severe physical and emotional damage. These attacks might even create a risk of disease or infection. At Law Office of Steven M Melley in Rhinebeck I treat dog-bite cases with the seriousness they deserve. I 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 I take your case, I perform a complete investigation of the incident to determine where the legal responsibility lies. This can include an analysis of:
As an experienced lawyer, I 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, I have helped provide financial relief to dog-bite victims. Depending on the specific circumstances, I can help you pursue:
I 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.