What We've Achieved

  • Repealed outdated dangerous dog ordinances in over twenty cities and replaced them with progressive ordinances that enhance public safety and the humane treatment of animals.
  • Defended families targeted by breed specific legislation.
  • Prosecuted or advised on prosecution of animal-related cases since 2012.
  • Prepared memoranda and legal opinions for municipalities on various animal-related matters.
  • Since 2010, published two law review articles and ten other animal law articles.
  • Trained over 110 law enforcement and animal control officers.
  • Represented six large nonprofit organizations on various business and animal-related matters, and three large nonprofit organizations are continuous clients.
  • Speaker at over thirty continuing legal education conferences across the country.