Dog Attacks Are A Serious Matter

Dog Attacks Are A Serious Matter

Dog and animal attacks represent some of the most devastating personal injuries anyone can suffer. Statistics show that every year the number of persons injured from a bite or knockdown from an aggressive dog increases. More »

Child Victims

Child Victims

Unfortunately, the majority of these victims are children. Dog attacks can be life-altering events that frequently cause nerve damage, permanent scars and psychological trauma. More »

Take Action!

Take Action!

You need to call me if you or a family member have suffered such an injury so we can promptly investigate the incident to determine if there was a violation of the Dog Law or if there was negligence or recklessness on the part of the dog owner(s). More »

 

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Dog bite lawyer for Philadelphia, Montgomery County, Delaware County, Chester County and the entire Philadelphia region.

 

As a Philadelphia dog bite attorney I can help you file a personal injury lawsuit or wrongful death lawsuit on behalf of yourself or a family member attacked by a dog.  I have handled hundreds of injury cases since 1975, I support my clients with over three and a half decades of experience.

To set up a free and confidential consultation, call me, Jim Cunilio at 610.525.4550

 

11 Important Things You Need To Know About Dog Bite Litigation In Pennsylvania

  1. Under the Pennsylvania Dog Law, dog owners are required to have their dogs under control at all times. This means within the confines of their property and theirthe yard must be fenced in. Outside of their property the dog must be on a leash.

  1. Contrary to what a lot of people believe, dogs are not entitled to “one free bite” before the dog owner can be held responsible for injuries. If the dog is not under the control of its owner, the dog owner will be held responsible for all injuries which occur, assuming you have not provoked the dog or entered its domain after being warned.

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