Areas of Law

Landlord / Tenant

When should I contact a Housing Lawyer?

  • I am a being evicted from my apartment.
  • I have children living with me and the house is not de-leaded.
  • I am a landlord and my tenant has not been paying rent.
  • I need to move but I signed a lease agreement.
  • I am a tenant and my landlord refuses to repair things in my house.

Why should I hire a lawyer?

Landlord/Tenant cases can be challenging. Hiring a qualified lawyer to work on your case can help lead to a positive outcome and can make sure your rights are protected.

How do I choose a Housing Lawyer?

Because filing a housing case can be complicated, it is important to hire a lawyer with past experience who is familiar with landlord/tenant law. A good place to start your search is the Boston Bar Association’s Lawyer Referral Service. We have lawyers with vast experience handling this type of case. A qualified lawyer can review your specific situation and guide you through the process.

Select a lawyer now

Don't know what kind of lawyer you need? Contact us for free — we're here to help.

(617) 742-0625

9 am — 5pm, Mon — Fri

News & Events

September 11, 2019

Back to School: Know Your Rights

With ‘Back-to-school” season upon us, here is an overview of your legal rights and protections when it comes to Bullying, School Discipline, and First Amendment Rights in public schools.

Read more

August 26, 2019

Free Immigration Consultations with Volunteer Attorneys

When it comes to questions about immigration law it can be hard to know where to turn to find answers. The City of Boston is offering free immigration clinics where participants will receive one-on-one information about immigration law from volunteer attorneys.

Read more

August 19, 2019

Important Legal Documents for your College Student

A General Durable Power of Attorney, HIPPA authorization, and Health Care Proxy Form may be very useful to you and your adult child once they’re off to school, here’s how...

Read more