What Should I Do After Being Attacked by a Dog?

If you or a loved was was attacked by a dog in New York, it’s important to seek medical attention right away. After that, you should contact an experienced dog bite attorney to find out whether you can recover compensation for your injuries. Schedule a free consultation at The Matera Law Firm to find out whether you are entitled to compensation for your injuries.


If you or a loved one has been the victim of a dog bite, the most important thing to do first and foremost is to get yourself checked out. After that, we will help you in determining things such as whether or not the dog has previously been known to have bitten or otherwise been vicious towards anyone else, as well as whether or not the dog has had all of its proper vaccinations so that we can make sure that the client is not at further risk of injury.

When people are attacked by a dog, it’s important to speak to an injury attorney who has experience handling these types of cases. At The Matera Law Firm, we have over 25 years of experience helping people when they need it most. That commitment has allowed us to generate a record of success that includes obtaining millions of dollars for our clients injured as a result of a dog bite in New York.

If you or someone you love is in need of an experienced Long Island dog bite lawyer, contact us today for a free confidential consultation. We proudly serve Suffolk County, Nassau County, Long Island, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Bronx, Queens, and throughout New York State.

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