Columbus Landlord - Tenant Attorneys

At the core, landlords and tenants have the same goals: a happy tenant who has a nice place to live who pays rent on time.  By the time an attorney has been called for a landlord-tenant issue, something has most likely gone very wrong in the landlord-tenant relationship.  

The attorneys at Harris & Engler have a unique perspective on landlord-tenant issues because the law firm represents both landlords and tenants in all aspects of landlord tenant law.  The law firm of Harris & Engler is located in Columbus, Ohio and its' landlord-tenant attorney serve clients both in the Franklin County Municipal Court and Delaware Municipal Court as well as across Central Ohio.

Eviction Attorneys

The law firm of Harris & Engler has represented clients in either side of an eviction lawsuit and its' attorneys are keenly aware of the anticipated arguments that either side to an eviction could make.

If you are a landlord, then it is necessary to ensure that all of your ducks are in a row before filing an eviction lawsuit.  If anything is done incorrectly, then a landlord could be setting themselves up for a wrongful or retaliatory eviction counterclaim - which can have significant damages plus attorney fee awards.  

If you are a tenant, then an attorney can first see if the eviction lawsuit filed against you can be dismissed on its merits, if you have any viable counterclaims, and otherwise can try to work out a settlement agreement with the landlord that is fit to meet your particular goals.

Housing Discrimination Issues

If you are a landlord that has been called before the Ohio Civil Rights Commission to confront allegations of discrimination, an attorney at the Harris & Engler can represent you in such matters.  Housing discrimination claims are very serious matters and you need an attorney on your side throughout the process.

Housing Code Issues

If you are a landlord and the City of Columbus has cited your for housing code violations, then an attorney can advise you on the next steps and on how to properly remedy the situation.

If you are a tenant and are concerned with the condition of the property, then an attorney at Harris & Engler can work with you in making sure that landord is taking the appropriate action; or an attorney can work to try to break the lease on your behalf due to the condition of the property or if a condition of the lease is not being met.  

Lease Attorney

Whether you need to write a lease, have an attorney review and advise you on a lease, or break a lease, an attorney at Harris & Engler can advise and serve you.

Landlord-Tenant Attorney in Columbus

Simply call (614) 610-9988 to speak with a landlord-tenant attorney at Harris & Engler today.  Harris & Engler is a Columbus, Ohio based law firm that practices in Franklin County and Delaware County as well as all over Central Ohio.

By seeking the advice of a knowledgeable attorney before you act, you can reduce your future exposure to costly and time-consuming litigation.  The attorneys at Harris & Engler have the experience to effectively advise and counsel you on all of your landlord - tenant concerns.  
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