Dog Bite Lawyer in Ann Arbor

The Buckfire Law dog bite lawyers in Ann Arbor represent clients injured by dog bites and attacks. These often result in serious injuries and require medical treatment.  The lawyer you choose to represent you in your Ann Arbor dog bite lawsuit must have a detailed knowledge and understanding of these types of injuries suffered by dog bite victims and their treatment.

Victims of dog bite attacks and injuries in Ann Arbor may result in one or more of the following physical injuries: abrasions, lacerations, punctures, tissue loss and avulsion, crush injuries, fractured bones, sprain / strain injuries, scars, and infections such as rabies.

Depending on the circumstances of the dog bite, the injured person may have legal rights to be compensated for his or her injury, including money damages for pain and suffering, scarring, disability, medical bills, and lost wages. The dog owner is usually found to be strictly liable for the damages resulting from the dog bite.

Quite often, the victim of the Ann Arbor attack files a report with either the local police or local Animal Control agency. When a report is filed, it is necessary to obtain report. The dog bite injury lawyers at Buckfire & Buckfire routinely obtain these for our clients.

For a report filed with police department in Ann Arbor, you should request the Animal Control report at the following location:

Ann Arbor Police Department
100 N. Fifth Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Dog bite statistics show that there are 68 million dogs kept as pets. Out of these 68 million dogs there are 1 million dog bites reported each year. It is also estimated that an equal or greater number of attacks go unreported every year. Of those who suffer a dog bite injury, 800,000 of those require some level of medical attention.

If you would like more information about your legal rights after a dog bite injury or attack, you can order our FREE book, “The Ultimate Michigan Dog Bite and Animal Attack Handbook” by Michigan dog bite attorney Lawrence J. Buckfire. The book explains the laws on Michigan bites and animal attacks, your legal rights after a bite, and how to get the best money settlement for you injuries.

It is important that you contact a dog bite lawyer in Ann Arbor as soon as possible after the attack to give you the best chance of winning your case. There are also strict time limitations for filing dog bite cases in Michigan. To learn more about our award winning Ann Arbor dog bite lawyers and how we can help you get the best settlement for your injuries, call our office now at (800) 606-1717 or simply submit this contact form and we will get back to you shortly.

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