Connecticut Dog Bite Attorneys
Lawyers Committed To Serving Victims Of Animal Attacks
Dogs and other domestic animals can be a valuable source of companionship. Unfortunately, some animals, either due to a lack of training or an aggressive inclination, bite or attack others. Tragically, children are often the victims of dog attacks, due in part to their small stature. Dog bites can create severe physical injuries and lasting psychological trauma. If you or your child has been bitten by a dog or attacked by an animal, an experienced attorney can help you receive the compensation necessary to pay for medical expenses, lost income and other damages. The law firm of Moore, O'Brien & Foti is located in Middlebury and represents injured people throughout Connecticut. Our eight lawyers have built a strong record of helping men, women and children who have been injured by the negligence of others.
Connecticut Is A Strict Liability State For Dog Bites And Animal Attacks
Under Connecticut law, if you were not trespassing or provoking the dog and were bitten or injured by the dog, the dog owner is strictly liable for your injuries. In addition, if you were injured by a dog due to a dog owner’s negligence, you will be able to make a claim for these injuries as well. Our law firm stands at the forefront of personal injury and dog bite litigation in Connecticut. Attorney Joseph Foti was plaintiff’s counsel at the trial level in the case of Allen vs. Cox. This case expanded causes of action for victims of domestic animal attacks. When you work with our law firm, you can be certain that we will develop your case to give you the best chance of recovering your full measure of damages.