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Category: Real Estate Law
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Experience:  17 years of legal experience including real estate law.
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I have a court date for the 11th of this month for rent I

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I have a court date for the 11th of this month for rent I was in an accident May 19 2017 car was totaled went to hospital from accident lost time from work at this time getting treated for damaged to my body I am hurting under Doctors care, have a lawyer but this lawyer does not Handle this type of case please advise am 69 years old.
JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state the property is in?
Customer: Maryland
JA: Has any paperwork been filed?
Customer: Yes
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: Rent is due for 4mo.I have been here for 5yrs been late three times in5yr
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Real Estate Law
Expert:  Infolawyer replied 2 months ago.
what can I answer for you?
Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Landlord wants to take to court what are my rights I have no one to help me
Expert:  Infolawyer replied 2 months ago.
I would not be concerned.
If you can settle now do so.
If goes to court the judge will often mediate a settlement. Payment plans are common!Please let me know if that is acceptable and feel free to reply back and follow up