What is Animal Law?

Animal Law is a body of law that arises from the relationships between humans and animals.  It also concerns the welfare and protection of animals.  Steve Paul has represented animal rights clients since the 1980’s.  The Law Offices of Stephen R. Paul animal law practice includes: civil litigation, landlord-tenant law, veterinary malpractice, nuisance law and abatement, and estate planning for your pets. 


At the Law Offices of Stephen R. Paul, we handle many aspects of animal law, including:

1)     Preparation and Creation of Trusts to Care For Your Pets

2)     Veterinary Malpractice

3)     Dog bite cases

4)     Animal ownership, zoning, and related issues

5)     Landlord/tenant disputes

6)     Animal injury claims

7)     Liability of animal owner issues