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Law Offices of Barry Sooalo ------------------------- Attorney at Law

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Landlord/Tenant

* Research landlord/tenant laws and rights.

* Visit residence to verify and document (photograph) problems.

* Review terms and conditions of oral and written rental agreements/leases; prepare analysis of key terms.

* Investigate city/county records to discover the building owner and past violations/complaints.

* Study notices and evictions served to see if they were prepared and served properly in accordance with lease provisions and rent receipts.

* Negotiate with landlord and tenant to resolve problems.

* Draft notice to leave the premises, complaint, requests for service and praecipe for writ of resolution.

* File and serve pleadings.

* Notify client of hearing date.

* Collect information for hearing and motion for judgment.

* Confirm service on defendant.

* Maintain contact with client or landlord as to tenant status.

* Draft motion for judgment and assist with collection.

* Identify and refer nonlegal problems to proper agencies; contact agencies for clients.

Note - Some of the information contained in the Litigation and Real Estate sections of this publication also includes work performed in the Landlord/Tenant specialty area.

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