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Landlord gave bill for legal expenses. Do i have to pay? I

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Landlord gave bill for legal expenses. Do i have to pay? I can give details
JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state the property is in?
Customer: New York City New York rent stabilized apartment
JA: What are the terms of the lease? Any issues related to maintenance or upkeep?
Customer: The lease says tenant is responsible for legal expense
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: No issues of upkeep
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Landlord-Tenant
Expert:  barristerinky replied 11 months ago.

Hello and welcome! My name is ***** ***** I am a licensed attorney whowill try my very best to help with your situation or get you to someone whocan. There may be a slight delay in myresponses as I research statutes or ordinances and type out an answer or reply,but rest assured, I am working on your question.

Expert:  barristerinky replied 11 months ago.

What were the legal expenses for?.

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Did you violate the lease in some way and the landlord turned it over to the attorney?

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thanks

Barrister