As a landlord, you may encounter a tenant who refuses to pay you the rent they owe you. Perhaps the tenant is claiming that your property is uninhabitable or defective in some way to justify the refusal to pay rent. However, California law dictates that tenants must adhere to strict legal requirements to make this claim valid. Attorney Gurwell can work with you to help you understand the laws pertaining to tenants’ rights so you can address and even evict non-paying tenants swiftly and with minimal time and cost.
If you are a tenant, Ms. Gurwell is prepared to help you protect your rights. There are multiple scenarios in which a tenant may have violated your rights, such as failing to address the presence of mold, mildew, or pests. Or, maybe your landlord has neglected to handle a complaint about abusive neighbors, defective heating systems, water flow, or electrical issues. If you believe your landlord is evicting you without legal justification, our attorney is here to protect and defend your rights.
Gurwell Law is committed to ensuring that you are taking every step to protect your rights. Our seasoned attorney will examine your case and help you identify the most strategic path forward. Although California real estate laws can be confusing, attorney Karin Easter Gurwell is prepared to help you understand your position and secure your rights.