Legal

Ask a lawyer and get answers to your legal questions

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Legal Questions
My mom had a tenant (roommate) with a contract for 6 months.
Hello! My mom had a tenant (roommate) with a contract for 6 months. The contract says that the tenant has to notice the owner (mom) with 30 days notice if he will leave or renew the contract. The tena… read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
44,285 satisfied customers
I am a landlord. Had a commercial office tenant who stayed
I am a landlord. Had a commercial office tenant who stayed in office two months past lease exp. Lease had a 1 1/2 times rent carry over. Gave tenant notice to vacate. He did not go. Had locks changed … read more
Lawyer Esquire
Lawyer Esquire
Juris Doctor
1,681 satisfied customers
After i talked you about the apartment rent reduce, Ive
hello.After i talked you about the apartment rent reduce, Ive contacted with the corporation on the phone. and they cant not reduced the rent until the work completed. but they can do if i want to bre… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
38,728 satisfied customers
I allowed a man to store tools etc. in my garage for $50/mo.
I allowed a man to store tools etc. in my garage for $50/mo. He has not paid that rent and I asked him to leave a month ago. Can I legally notice him that I will change the locks on the garage if he d… read more
Attorney 1
Attorney 1
3,570 satisfied customers
My landlord is renting out his house in GA to 2 families, I
My landlord is renting out his house in GA to 2 families, I rent the basement and another family rents the upstairs, the landlord bought a house in FL and still have a lot of his belongings at this ho… read more
Attorney Bruce
Attorney Bruce
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
6,754 satisfied customers
My fiancé and I broke up and he moved out of the house on
My fiancé and I broke up and he moved out of the house on September 13th of this year. He left about a truckload of his stuff, that I would call junk/trash behind. I have been storing this stuff in my… read more
Attorney Bruce
Attorney Bruce
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
6,754 satisfied customers
I live in southern california and I have a roomate who has
Hi. I live in southern california and I have a roomate who has moved out of the home. however, he has left a lot of stuff behind, enough stuff to fill up a 3 car garage, I cant even park one car insid… read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
20,653 satisfied customers
My roommate moved out withput warning-still has personal
Hello! My roommate moved out withput warning-still has personal items here and has not returned the garage opener which allows access to the house. I do not wAnt him entering home. what are my rights … read more
Barrister
Barrister
Attorney/Landlord/Realtor
Doctoral Degree
44,870 satisfied customers
I had a person who rented a room in my house. He left in April
I had a person who rented a room in my house. He left in April to attend a Yoga training and never returned. It took multiple emails, texts and phone calls to finally get him to state he was not going… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
42,873 satisfied customers
a couple and their 4 kids moved in upstairs 16 years ago. 4
a couple and their 4 kids moved in upstairs 16 years ago. 4 years ago mother died of Leukimia. After time father started dating and last May or June he started leaving girls (ages16,16,18) alone first… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
The lawyer answering this question must be licensed to practice
The lawyer answering this question must be licensed to practice in Massachusetts and has experience in tenant-landlord law in Massachusetts. I had a tenant, a builder, who left the single family house… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Attorney
46,816 satisfied customers
The tenants signed lease ran out July 21, and he wrongfully
The tenant's signed lease ran out July 21 owes rent, and he wrongfully occupied 2 garages I have up for rent at $1600/month with his belongings without my authorization or knowledge. What eviction not… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Attorney/Landlord/Realtor
Doctoral Degree
44,870 satisfied customers
This is a continuation of the above issue . Karl left the
This is a continuation of the above issue…. Karl left the Idaho apt @ spring break & never returned. He did not give notice and stopped paying rent. He hasn't returned keys & hasn't removed belongings… read more
JB Umphrey
JB Umphrey
Attorney & Counselor
Juris Doctor
16,283 satisfied customers
Boyfriend and I decided to move in together. He moved into
Boyfriend and I decided to move in together. He moved into my house. I have 3 kids 2 19yo and 1 10 yo. Things did not work out and I asked him to leave. Things got very heated but that night (3 days a… read more
Ellen
Ellen
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
8,239 satisfied customers
My brother was invited to stay in my parents home and it isnt
My brother was invited to stay in my parent's home and it isn't working out, He is angry and defiant all the time and has now raised his voice to our father, swearing and threatening, three times in t… read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
54,239 satisfied customers
We had a roomate that moved out in the middle of the night
We had a roomate that moved out in the middle of the night 2 months ago and left some of his stuff. Never paid a dime for his share of what he promised. Left a dresser of clothes. After a month we mov… read more
GoLaw
GoLaw
Doctoral Degree
751 satisfied customers
We live in Illinois. The tenant moved his daughter & 4 grandkids
We live in Illinois. The tenant moved his daughter & 4 grandkids into the rental home mid August without landlord approval. We have been telling the tenant for over 60 days that the others are not on … read more
ProbateAttorney
ProbateAttorney
Doctoral Degree
268 satisfied customers
can he sue me if he left his stuff at my house 5 years ago
a renter/ boyfriend lived with me for a while and paid rent then after he started school to be a truck driver he didnt pay rent for a couple of months and then disappeared. He took his dog and left mo… read more
rvlaw
rvlaw
Judge
Juris Doctor
3,203 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Not only did he answer my Michigan divorce question but was also able to help me out with it, too. I have since won my legal case on this matter and thank you so much for it.

LeeMichigan

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

24,667 satisfied customers

Private practice with focus on family, criminal, PI, consumer protection, and business consultation.

JPEsq

JPEsq

Attorney

2,132 satisfied customers

Experience as general attorney, in house counsel, SSDI, Family Law attorney, and law professor

Law Educator, Esq.

Law Educator, Esq.

Attorney

46,816 satisfied customers

JA Mentor -Attorney Labor/employment, corporate, sports law, admiralty/maritime and civil rights law

INFOLAWYER

INFOLAWYER

Attorney

25,231 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney helping individuals and businesses

Ellen

Ellen

Lawyer

8,239 satisfied customers

Consultant and legal researcher

Guillermo Senmartin

Guillermo Senmartin

Lawyer

303 satisfied customers

Principal Attorney at Guillermo J. Senmartin, P.A.

Ray

Ray

Lawyer

18,862 satisfied customers

30 years in civil, probate, real estate, elder law

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x