Landlord & Tenant Law involves more than evictions. At Fausett Law PC we offer solutions to matters that arise within the landlord tenant relationship. Tenant screening, lease drafting, Nuisance, mold, and lease violations are all important issues that can arise.
Properly screening tenants before you rent your property will help reduce future problems. Having a comprehensive lease will avoid misunderstandings in the future. It is important to know what your rights and responsibilities are in any landlord-tenant relationship. Our lawyers have experience in the field of Landlord & Tenant law. We will represent you in an effective and affordable manner, so that any problem you have with a tenant can be resolved to your satisfaction.
In some situations, eviction cannot be avoided. Entering into the eviction process with a tenant can be confusing and costly if not handled properly. The passageway is full of complicated legal issues that will cause delay for an unprepared landlord. Your written records along with our experienced and effective lawyers will make this process easier.
We offer efficient and affordable solutions for evictions. We will also prepare your notices and court pleadings, to ensure everything is correct and legal. Regardless of the situation, Fausett Law PC, will guide you through the eviction process in a smooth and concise manner. It is our goal to make the eviction process straightforward and simple for landlords, without you ever appearing in court.
Fausett Law PC represents tenants threatened with eviction in the Greater Chicago area, including the counties of Cook, DuPage, Kane and Will. We use the power of the law to protect the rights and homes of our clients.
If your landlord is trying to evict you, we will fight to protect your home. An eviction lawsuit is called forcible entry and detainer. Illinois law dictates when and how a landlord can commence a forcible entry and detainer action. While some landlords stick to the provisions of the law, others do not. Even when a landlord is generally following the statutes, there may be a flaw detrimental to the landlord’s action.
Our lawyers have succeeded in numerous forcible entry and detainer actions. We understand how to vigorously challenge eviction actions, and we will do everything possible to help you stay in your home. Depending on your case, there may be multiple ways to defend an eviction action. Our firm will analyze each and every aspect of your situation and build a strong and persuasive case to stop the eviction process. The sooner we get started working on your case the better.
Chicago Residential Landlord and Tenant Ordinance:
What is it and why is it important to you? The Ordinance defines the rights, duties, obligations and remedies for both landlords and tenants. Among other requirements with serious consequences, a copy of the Summary of the Ordinance must be attached to every written rental agreement or be given to the tenant who has an oral rental agreement. Landlords and Tenants alike, contact us today to discuss your duties and rights, and whether your property or home is compliant with the Chicago Residential Landlord Tenant Ordinance.