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I own a restaurant but i lease the building, have a critter

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i own a restaurant but i lease the building, have a critter in the ceiling and landlord says it is not his responsibility to get rid of it.
JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state the property is in?
Customer: Batavia ohio
JA: Has any paperwork been filed?
Customer: no it just showed up this tues.
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: landlord added terms to the lease after it was signed but my partner and i have no way of proving this except we both know we would not agree to repairing major issues with the building.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Real Estate Law
Expert:  Loren replied 2 months ago.

I am Loren, a licensed attorney for over 30 yrs. Thank you for your patience as I review the question. I will post my response shortly.

Expert:  Loren replied 2 months ago.

Who has the maintenance responsibilities under the lease?