A dog bite can cause serious physical injuries and scars, not to mention psychological trauma when the victim is a child. While every situation is different, in many cases a dog's owner can be held responsible for the behavior of his or her animal.
If you or your child was attacked by a dog, we understand the possibly traumatic nature of the incident, and we can advise you regarding your options moving forward. With the assistance of a qualified attorney, you can determine whether it is in your best interest to pursue legal action.
An Effective Lawyer, a Compassionate Advocate
Personal Injury Lawyer Melanie Sarkis is an experienced personal injury lawyer and a compassionate advocate for those who have been hurt. As a mother of two children, she can understand the difficulties that you may be facing if your child was victimized by a dog. As an effective civil litigator, she knows how to get results and bring resolution to difficult cases. Melanie can represent you if your situation involves:
- A dog bite that happened on the dog owner's property, on your property or on a neighbor's property
- An attack that occurred in a park or public area
- An attack involving a dog with a history of aggression
- Injuries that may require ongoing medical treatment or future scar correction for your child
Contact a Rochester Injury Lawyer for a Free Consultation
Contact Greece dog bite injury attorney Melanie Sarkis for a free consultation about animal attacks and what state and municipal dog bite laws actually say. Melanie will take the time to discuss your case with you in detail and explain your options clearly. Since she works on a contingency basis, there are no legal fees unless and until you win a financial award.