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 mother in law let my sister take over her mortgage
My mother in law let my sister take over her mortgage payments when she took off to Montana almost a year ago. Just found out may 1st she is selling the house and gave her 30 days to move. My mother i… read more
Lori
Lori
Juris Doctor
14,890 satisfied customers
I have a tenant moving out that has rented for 10 years. She
I have a tenant moving out that has rented for 10 years. She got married 6 years ago but husband was not added to lease and he has never paid rent, she is the only one paying rent. They are now gettin… read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
67,148 satisfied customers
I accidntly moved into the wrong room when renting my room
I accidntly moved into the wrong room when renting my room in a house. The landlord now want to evict me for that and hasn't submitted any paperwork. I have An email saying that the reason they wanted… read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
12,847 satisfied customers
I am a business own of a small barbershop. have a landlord
I am a business own of a small barbershop. have a landlord that wants me out during the this pandemic. … read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
67,148 satisfied customers
A tenant will not sign a renewal lease (Nov 1st) and is
a tenant will not sign a renewal lease (Nov 1st) and is moving out by the end of December. Will I get penalized by the city since it's rent stabilized and what about the security? Thanks … read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
67,148 satisfied customers
I need to speak to an NYC housing lawer. Sometimes it is
Sometimes it is cold. I had 60 days to return the renewal lease to the landlord but they may not get it until 65-67 days I am worried about being evicted. even though it is only a few days late. … read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
67,148 satisfied customers
Are online lease agreements ok to use, can they tweeked.
Are online lease agreements ok to use, can they b tweeked … read more
USLawyer
USLawyer
Attorney
JD
1,110 satisfied customers
Im in connecticut, the family house i grew up in was so;d to
im in connecticut, the family house i grew up in was so;d to my sister 15 years ago . 2 years ago i renovated the property with my own money and paid my sister $800 a month rent ,In Febuary the bank f… read more
Adam Yarussi
Adam Yarussi
Juris Doctor
4,944 satisfied customers
During an eviction, does the tenant need to pay rent and
During an eviction, does the tenant need to pay rent and utility bills? … read more
Attorney Bruce
Attorney Bruce
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
11,698 satisfied customers
My Father rented a small apartment to a woman with two kids
My Father rented a small apartment to a woman with two kids about 4 years ago. This apartment is on the same lot as my Mothers home, but the property is in my brothers name. My father passed away 1.5 … read more
Attorney Bruce
Attorney Bruce
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
11,698 satisfied customers
My friend is renting a studio apartment, and has prepaid the
Second opinion] Hi. My friend is renting a studio apartment, and has prepaid the year's lease. Her parents are coming to visit from abroad for app. 6 weeks and the landlord is requesting she pay an ad… read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
67,148 satisfied customers
We are on last month rent legal agreenent..cant not paid
We are on last month rent legal agreenent..cant not paid rent for other expenses made.. landlord want to evict us..we only paid 500..still owe 1,950. We have a deposit of 1500. What to do if we cannot… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
44,775 satisfied customers
I rent my home in Massachusetts. I have a 1 year lease with
Hello, I rent my home in Massachusetts. I have a 1 year lease with my tenants, and they have rented for 6 months so far. As a courtesy, I allow them to pay weekly, but they paid the full rent only 3 m… read more
Bill Attorney
Bill Attorney
law
7,113 satisfied customers
I rent a single family house in Florida. House is owned by
I rent a single family house in Florida. House is owned by an individual. But, my lease is signed by and lists the Realtor Company as Landlord. Lease is up 7/1. On 6/22, Landlord sent renewal lease wi… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Attorney/Landlord/Realtor
Doctoral Degree
49,458 satisfied customers
I am abhisek I am from India .. I am staying here for last
hi I am abhisek I am from India .. I am staying here for last 2.5 years on H1B. I got married last year feb . My wife came on last nov . Now things are not well between us . we are fighting everyday .… read more
Thomas Swartz
Thomas Swartz
Attorney
Juris Doctor
2,944 satisfied customers
I have a real estate contract done in October. We had an option
I have a real estate contract done in October. We had an option due in December House needed to appraise for 1.5 and we found out it wouldnt. We did not excercise contract and siad we would just stay … read more
Law Answers
Law Answers
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
4,676 satisfied customers
We live with my mother in CT in her house. She asked us to
We live with my mother in CT in her house. She asked us to move in after my dad died. Also, she had told us to stay as long as we want, and made a verbal agreement that if we took care of her until sh… read more
Thomas Swartz
Thomas Swartz
Attorney
Juris Doctor
2,944 satisfied customers
I own a two family house in Connecticut. I live on the ...
I own a two family house in Connecticut. I live on the second floor and I rent out the first floor. On Jauary 8, 2007 a new tenant moved in. This tenant signed a standard Cleveland legal blank lease f… read more
Jane T (LLC)
Jane T (LLC)
Master's Degree
2,862 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

24,699 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

51,171 satisfied customers

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

INFOLAWYER

INFOLAWYER

Attorney

32,372 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney helping individuals and businesses

Ellen

Ellen

Lawyer

8,261 satisfied customers

Providing information, not representation

Guillermo Senmartin

Guillermo Senmartin

Lawyer

309 satisfied customers

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

Ray

Ray

Lawyer

21,950 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