Standing Up For Victims Of Dog Bites And Other Animal Attacks
Dog bites and other animal attacks can leave victims with severe physical and emotional injuries. Children, especially, are vulnerable to dog bites and animal attacks, and the resulting injuries can scar them for life.
If you or someone close to you has been injured by a dog, horse, snake, cat or any other animal in Chicago or anywhere in Cook County or throughout Illinois, the lawyers at Kupets & DeCaro are here to provide you with the experienced advice and advocacy you need. We are passionate advocates for victims of dog bites and other animal attacks and are dedicated to holding negligent pet owners accountable.
These cases are complex and often require months or years to resolve. It is important to work with attorneys like ours who have experience with severe animal attack injuries. Call or use our online contact form to schedule a free consultation. You will only pay an attorney fee if we collect a settlement or judgment for you.
Under Illinois law, animal owners may be held liable for any injuries their pets inflict, provided the victim was conducting him or herself peaceably and did not provoke the animal.
Dog Bite Injuries
Dog bites can result in severe physical injuries, including:
- Puncture wounds
- Scarring and disfigurement
Dog bites can leave victims with severe emotional scars as well as physical injuries. A dog bite victim may experience extreme terror whenever he or she encounters a dog, and nightmares may persist for years.
We take all factors into account when handling dog bite injury claims. We will work tirelessly to pursue full and fair compensation for the losses you have suffered due to a dog bite injury or other animal attack.