Ahimsa Law, PLLC

Ahimsa Law: Compassionate Advocacy for All Beings.

Ahimsa Law is founded on the principles of non-violence and compassion. Our primary mission is to champion the rights and welfare of animals, ensuring they have a voice in the legal system. From domestic pets to wildlife, we advocate for their just treatment and protection. Beyond our dedication to animals, we also offer compassionate legal representation in various matters, aligning with the ethics of Ahimsa. Our approach is holistic, understanding that legal issues intertwine with personal and ethical dimensions.

Ahimsa Law, PLLC
Animal Law, Michigan

Animal-focused Legal Services

Dog Bite Defense

Defending the Rights of Dog Owners
In the event of a dog bite incident, protecting both the pet and the owner is crucial. Our firm specializes in offering robust defense services for dog owners facing legal repercussions. Leveraging a deep understanding of Michigan’s laws and regulations concerning dog bites, we strive to present a strong defense aimed at preserving the owner’s rights and the well-being of the dog involved. Trust us to handle your case with the utmost professionalism and compassion, always working towards a resolution that respects the bond between you and your pet.

Service Animal Representation

Upholding the Rights of Service Animal Handlers

Facing discrimination because of your service animal is not only unjust but illegal. Leveraging our deep understanding of the ADA, the Rehabilitation Act, and Michigan's Anti-Discrimination Act, we’re here to represent you in cases of housing, transportation, employment, and access discrimination. Our firm stands ready to ensure you and your service animal are treated fairly and with the dignity you deserve.

Landlord/Tenant Issues

Safeguarding Pet Owners in Rental Situations

Navigating the complex world of landlord-tenant relations can be particularly taxing when it involves the welfare and rights of pet owners. Our expertise extends to protecting pet owners from unjust policies and ensuring their compliance with rental agreements. Whether you are faced with disputes over pet deposits, facing eviction due to pet-related issues, or experiencing discrimination as a pet owner, we are here to help. We will fight tirelessly to ensure that you and your pet can live harmoniously in your rental home, safeguarded from unlawful practices and treated with the respect you deserve.

Pet Custody

Ensuring the Well-Being of Your Pet in Custody Disputes

Disputes over pet custody can be as heart-wrenching and complex as any family law matter. Our firm is here to compassionately help you navigate pet custody cases, providing empathetic and knowledgeable guidance to secure a safe and loving home for your pet. Whether you're facing a dispute with a former partner, family member, or friend, we are here to help ensure the best outcome for your beloved pet.

Defending Animal Rights Activists

Championing the Brave Voices of Animal Rights Activists

We salute the courageous individuals who stand up for the rights and welfare of animals. Our firm offers staunch legal defense for animal rights activists facing criminal charges. In this critical area of social justice, we lend our expertise to safeguard your right to peaceful protest and advocacy for animal welfare.

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About Ahimsa Law, PLLC

Protecting the Bond Between You and Your Pet

We understand that your pet is a cherished member of your family. From defending against dog bite allegations to navigating the complexities of pet custody, we are dedicated to fighting for the rights of pet owners in Michigan. Let us assist you with any issues that arise, towards ensuring the safety and well-being of your nonhuman family members.

Animal Law Legal Team

Meet the team

This firm operates as a solo law practice.

John Reynolds

Founder, Attorney-at-Law


Partner Pup, Good Boy