Landlord/Tenant Disputes

Landlord/Tenant Disputes

Landlord-tenant law issues can arise from an ambiguity in the lease language that leaves roles and responsibilities unclear. They can also develop from nonpayment or late payment of rent or failure to maintain the property adequately.

Resolving Disputes

In today’s real estate market, foreclosure, bankruptcy and insolvency complicate many landlord-tenant relationships. Our lawyers have the knowledge and skills required to resolve complex landlord-tenant issues. We represent clients in a wide range of landlord-tenant disputes, including those involving:
  • Nonpayment of rent
  • Late payment of rent
  • Escrow of rent
  • Deposit refunds
  • Evictions (termination of tenancy, notice to vacate)
  • Violation of lease or rental agreement provisions
  • Property maintenance and repairs
  • Failure to give proper notice
  • Access to the premises
  • Subleasing
  • Disputes over operating expenses and common area maintenance
  • Insurance issues