Attacks By Dogs And Other Pets

In Maryland, dogs are widely considered to be loyal and adorable pets. But when owners fail to train and restrain their animals, they can injure, maim, and even kill children and adults.

Vail A. Kaufman, P.A., with offices in Greenbelt and Columbia, Maryland, provides seasoned legal representation to injured victims, and their family members, in situations involving dog bites and other animal attacks. We represent clients in suburban Maryland.

Whether your attack occurred at a private home or in public, our Greenbelt dog bite injury attorneys can hold negligent parties, and their insurers, accountable for damages related to medical treatments, surgeries, lost wages, disability, pain and suffering, and other damages suffered due to negligent handling of an animal.

Vail A. Kaufman, P.A., also represents families of people who wrongfully died as a result of an animal attack. We help these people to recover compensation for lost companionship, lost income and burial costs, among other damages.

Contact us by calling 301-850-2470 to speak with an experienced Maryland lawyer who understands premises liability claims.

Holding Dog Owners Liable For Attacks And Injuries

Maryland dog owners are required to leash their dogs in public and prevent them from injuring others. Owners are considered responsible for their dogs' actions, especially if the dog has attacked someone in the past.

Our lawyers assist clients who suffer these and other injuries as a result of animal attacks:

  • Broken bones
  • Crushed windpipe
  • Disease
  • Disfigurement
  • Infections
  • Loss of digits or limbs
  • Nerve and muscle damage (loss of function or paralysis)
  • Scarring
  • Wrongful death

Get The Compensation You Need And Deserve. Contact Us Today.

If you or someone you love was attacked by an animal in Maryland, it is imperative that you seek medical attention. Then retain the lawyers of Vail A. Kaufman, P.A., to investigate the circumstances of the attack, evaluate the extent of your injuries, determine the effects those injuries have had on your life, and prove which party or parties are at fault.

Our attorneys have more than 25 years of experience in the practice of law. Let us recover the financial compensation you need and deserve. To schedule a free initial consultation with an experienced animal attack attorney who understands injuries, contact us online or call 301-850-2470 or 800-724-1621. We offer a free initial consultation to each prospective client.