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Super Lawyers 2022
  • PERKASIE, PA
    1282 Route 113
    P.O. Box 178
    Bucks County
    Perkasie, Pennsylvania 18944
    215-257-4842
  • BETHLEHEM, PA
    Northampton County
    Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18018
    610-866-0469
  • STROUDSBURG, PA
    Monroe County
    Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania 18360
    570-421-0893
  • ALLENTOWN, PA
    Lehigh County
    Allentown, Pennsylvania 18104
    610-432-4160
  • EASTON, PA
    Northampton County
    Easton, Pennsylvania 18042
    610-258-6470
  • LANSDALE, PA
    Montgomery County
    Lansdale, Pennsylvania 19446
    215-368-5545
  • LEHIGHTON, PA
    Carbon County
    Lehighton, Pennsylvania 18235
    610-377-2134
  • QUAKERTOWN, PA
    Bucks County
    Quakertown, Pennsylvania 18951
    215-538-5350

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Searching For a PA “Animal Attack Attorney Near Me”?

Posted on: April 20th, 2022  padog

Dog Bite Cases Only

Free Home Meeting

  • The PA animal bite lawyer provides a free home consultation for his clients.
  • Hiring a lawyer can be intimidating.  Feel at home in your residence and let’s have a conversation about the animal attack and your injuries.

Four Decades of Expertise

How Much is My Dog Bite Case Worth?

Posted on: March 27th, 2022  padog

There are 4 important issues to consider when evaluating the value of a PA dog attack claim:

Facts of the Case

  • How, when & where the Pennsylvania dog bite case took place are critical issues that need to be fully analyzed.
  • What sections of the PA Dog Law and/or “The Rabies Act” were violated?

Objective Injuries

  • Were there any injections?
  • Were any stitches/staples required to close the dog bite wounds?
  • Any permanent visible scars?

Insurance Coverage

  • Is the dog owner a property owner or a renter?
  • Most renters do not have any liability insurance coverage.

Dog Bite Attorney

  • Is your lawyer a PA dog attack attorney or a personal injury lawyer dabbling in this field?
  • PA Dog Law experience & expertise matters!
  • Put Thomas J. Newell‘s 41 years of litigation experience to work for you.
  • You deserve the opportunity to be represented by a PA dog attack lawyer who fights for dog bite victims 365 days a year!

 

Choosing a “Dog Bite Attorney Near Me”?

Posted on: March 19th, 2022  padog

41 Years of Experience

Personal Service

Call For a Free Home Consultation

Need Help With a Dog Bite?

Posted on: March 11th, 2022  padog

Pennsylvania Dog Attack Cases Only

Expertise

Free Home Visit

  • What could be easier than having the PA dog attack lawyer visit you in the comfort of your house?
  • No need to drive to a law office, sit in a reception room, meet with staff and wait for a lawyer to spend a few minutes with you.
  • Call the PA animal attack attorney today @ 800-980-4842.

Hiring a “Dog Attack Lawyer Near Me?”

Posted on: March 5th, 2022  padog

Free Home Consultation

  • The PA dog bite lawyer provides a free HOME consultation to all of his clients no matter where they live in Pennsylvania.
  • Attorney Thomas J. Newell has had the honor of representing dog attack victims in 34 different PA Counties!

Experience

PA Dog Bite Cases Only

What Can You Do If Your Neighbor’s Dog Attacks You?

Posted on: February 25th, 2022  padog

Medical Treatment

  1. Promptly go to the nearest hospital.
  2. Medical care is essential if the vicious dog’s teeth broke through your skin.
  3. When was the last time you had a tetanus shot?
  4. Take all medications prescribed by the doctor to their completion.

Rabies

  1. If possible, communicate with the dog owner regarding their dog’s rabies vaccination status.
  2. Do not accept as the complete truth a non-verified verbal claim by your neighbor that their vicious canine is up-to-date with its vaccinations.
  3. Request to see the actual vaccine documents and/or get permission to talk to the vet’s staff.

Document Your Injuries

  1. Take photos before and after the medical treatment.
  2. If you are able to do so safely, photograph and/or videotape the dangerous dog owned by your neighbor

Communication

  1. Report the dog attack to the PA Dog Warden for your County.
  2. Call the PA dog attack attorney at 800-980-4842.
  3. Put Thomas J. Newell‘s 41 years of litigation experience to work for you.
  4. The lawyer for PA dog bite injuries provides a free HOME consultation for all of his dog attack clients.

Looking for a “Dog Bite Lawyer Near Me?”

Posted on: February 18th, 2022  padog
  • THE PA dog attack lawyer travels all over the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to represent injured dog bite victims.
  • What could be easier than speaking with Attorney Newell personally over the phone and then inviting him to come to meet with you in your residence?
  • By providing a free HOME consult, the Pennsylvania dog bite injury attorney puts the convenience of the client first.
  • Attorney Thomas J. Newell knows how traumatic a vicious dog attack can be.
  • Meeting with the lawyer for dog bites in PA in the comfort of your home will ease the mental stress of hiring an attorney to serve your legal needs.
  • Frequently, family members have additional insight into the facts of the unprovoked dog attack, as well as detailed information concerning the victim’s injuries.
  • The PA dog bite attack lawyer welcomes the opportunity to speak with all family members who have relevant information.
  • Call Attorney Newell today at 800-980-4842.

Need a “PA Dog Attack Attorney Near Me”?

Posted on: February 12th, 2022  padog
  • Attorney Thomas J. Newell provides a free home consultation to his PA dog bite clients.
  • What could be more convenient than to have the PA dog bite lawyer sit down with you at your kitchen table to discuss your case with you?
  • If the scene of the unprovoked dog attack is nearby, he will personally view it with you.
  • If your child has been bitten, it is always much easier for them to talk with Attorney Newell in the familiar surroundings of their home rather than at an intimidating law office.
  • Why go through the hassle of travel, parking and sitting in a waiting room when the lawyer for dog bite injuries will come to you?
  • Call Attorney Thomas J. Newell today @ 800-980-4842.

What Powers Do PA Dog Wardens Have?

Posted on: February 4th, 2022  padog

A Pennsylvania Dog Warden has many powers including:

  1. Request the name and address of anyone who the PA Dog Warden suspects has violated the PA Dog Law;
  2. Investigate all potential PA Dog Law violations;
  3. Cite and prosecute any Pennsylvania dog owner who the PA Dog Warden believes has violated the PA Dog Law, including:
    a. Section 305 – Failure to Confine
    b. Section 502-A – Harboring a Dangerous Dog
  4. Request a District Justice to subpoena all eyewitnesses to testify on behalf of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania concerning a PA Dog Law Citation;
  5. Request all documents regarding licensing and proof of rabies vaccination from any dog owner within the Dog Warden’s County;
  6. Cite and prosecute any PA dog owner who fails to provide proof of rabies vaccination as required in the PA Rabies Prevention and Control in Domestic Animals and Wildlife Act a/k/a “The Rabies Act.”
  7. Seize and detain any dog that is running loose and not under the control of a competent person as required by the PA Dog Law.

The PA dog attack attorney has worked with many PA Dog Wardens throughout Pennsylvania to help obtain convictions for cases involving his dog bite victims. Call Attorney Thomas J. Newell today @ 800-980-4842 for a free home consultation.

 

 

What Does a PA Dog Warden Do?

Posted on: January 29th, 2022  padog

The duties of a PA Dog Warden include:

  1. Enforcing, issuing citations and prosecuting PA Dog Law violations in District Justice Courts;
  2. Enforcing, issuing citations and prosecuting the “PA Rabies Prevention and Control in Domestic Animals and Wildlife Act” violations in District Justice Courts;
  3. Investigating PA dog attacks and enforcing the 10-day quarantine for attacking dogs;
  4. Seizing and detaining all dogs running at large and not under the control of their owners in violation of Section 302 – Failure to Confine;
  5. Maintaining a registry of dogs found to be dangerous under Section 502-A of the PA Dog Law in their County, as well as performing an annual inspection of all “dangerous dogs” within their PA County;
  6. Enforcing kennel licensing and regulations set forth in the PA Dog Law by at least 2 inspections each year of every licensed kennel in their Pennsylvania County; and,
  7. Provide educational services about dog ownership.

Attacked by a dog in PA? You deserve the opportunity to be represented by a PA dog attack lawyer who fights for dog bite victims 365 days a year!