If you’re the victim
of a dog bite in Ohio
you’ve come to the right place

What To Do After a Dog Bite

Ohio dog bite book

Read Our Dog Bite Book

We’ve written a comprehensive guide to all legal issues surrounding a dog attack in Ohio. Read it on the web, or request a free hard copy.
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Ohio dog bite laws

Review Ohio Dog Laws

Do you have questions about dog bite laws in Ohio? If so, this article will get you up to speed on state specific laws and statutes.
Learn about dog bite laws

What to do if bitten by a dog

Learn What To Do If Bitten

Dog bites catch you by surprise. If you have been bitten or attacked by a dog, this article will help you figure out what to do next.
Figure out what to do next

Ohio dangerous and vicious dog list

View the Dangerous Dog List

Get statistics and a list of the most dangerous dogs in Ohio. Learn the distinction between a “Dangerous, “viscious,” and “nuisance” dog.
See the list of dogs

Ohio dog bite questions and answers

Read Our Dog Bite Q&A

We’ve been dealing with dog attacks for many years. We took the most common questions we get from our dog bite clients and put them online.
View the dog bite Q&A

Dog bite videos

Watch Dog Bite Videos

Our legal team made a series of videos about dog bites in Ohio. Learn about your case and Ohio dog bite law from our experienced attorneys.
Watch dog bite videos

Tetanus shots and dog bites

Learn About Tetanus Shots

If you’ve been bitten by a dog, you may need a tetanus shot. We wrote an article so that you have the information you need to make an informed decision.
Learn About Tetanus Shots

Can I Sue for a Dog Bite in Ohio

Read About Dog Bite Lawsuits

If you’ve been bitten by a dog in Ohio, you may be wondering if you can file a lawsuit for your injuries. Learn all about dog bite lawsuits in this article.
Read About Dog Bite Lawsuits

Ohio dog bite prevention

Prevent Future Attacks

Our law firm is dedicated to dog bite prevention. We created a video and storybook that are designed to help kids stay safe from dangerous dogs.
View the Video & Storybook

contact ohio dog bite lawyersContact us now and discuss your case with our experienced dog bite attorneys

A Law Firm Focused on Dog Attacks

We help dog bite victims every day

Slater and Zurz LLP is an experienced dog bite law firm serving the entire state of Ohio. We are currently handling over 125 dog bite cases for clients located in 38 counties and 67 towns / cities throughout Ohio. If you’ve been bitten by a dog and are seeking legal consul, we would be happy to speak with you about your case. We’ve helped lots of people receive compensation for their injuries.

If you’ve been bitten by a dog, the law is your weapon. Ohio laws, along with your local laws and dog ordinances allow you to recover compensation when you’re attacked. We hope this website will help you learn about the legal issues surrounding a dog bite case in Ohio.

The bottom line is, we get results for our clients. When you hire us to protect you, it’s our job to make sure you are treated fairly by the insurance company. Insurance companies employ an army of professionals to try to make sure you receive as little as possible. When you’re with us, they won’t push you around.

All of our dog bite cases are done on a contingency basis. That means we don’t get paid unless you win or settle your case. It also means that anybody, regardless of their financial situation, can afford to hire us.

We have cases all across Ohio

Ohio dog bite cases map

We are currently representing clients in towns and cities throughout the entire state of Ohio. We can help you too.
See how we’re able to reach all of Ohio

Case Results and Testimonials

Dog bite case results

Dog Bite Case Results

$300,000 negotiated settlement for a young girl in southern Ohio attacked by a neighbor’s dog.

$230,000 settlement for a young boy attacked by a dog.

$250,000 negotiated settlement for an 8 year-old girl attacked by her neighbor’s dog.

$75,000 negotiated settlement for USPS employee attacked while delivering mail. This case had been turned down by other attorneys.

dog attacks on postal workers

Dog bite testimonials

Client Testimonials

My daughter was bitten multiple times by a vicious dog. Attorney Jim Slater personally would call to check on my daughter. He treated us like family. The other staff Brenda and Andy were prompt with answering any questions I had. They kept me informed. Together they made the defendant pay for being negligent. If you want an attorney who cares and who will give you guidance throughout the whole process: choose SLATER & ZURZ.” – Tiffany

“The firm represented our daughter in a dog bite case that dated back to 2004. Jim Slater was extremely knowable and courteous. He communicated with us every step of the way, even when there was nothing to communicate. Jim would periodically check in and made sure all of our questions were addressed. We feel that we had the best representation we could have asked for and our daughter received a favorable settlement that was far greater than what we could have received on our own. We would definitely consider using Slater and Zurz in the future if the need arose!” – Eric Bender

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