Southeast Michigan Landlord-Tenant Attorney


Servicing Landlords and Property Managers Across Southeast Michigan

As a property owner or manager, time is of the essence when a tenant is in arrears on rent payments, in breach of your lease, or in violation of a community rule or regulation. 

It is essential to retain an experienced landlord's attorney to represent your interests and protect your premises vigorously—and properly. 

Michigan's statutory landlord-tenant regime offers tenants many protections and defenses to eviction, and you need an attorney assisting you who understands the law and can navigate you through it at a minimal cost and in an efficient timeframe. 

Attorney John Hilla and Swistak Levine, PC can:  

  • Ensure that your notices to quit are properly drafted and served utilizing the correct 7, 10, or 30-day notice periods required below; 
  • Ensure that the local practices of the district court in which your property is situated are properly maintained; 
  • Ensure that tenants in breach do not unfairly "game the system"; 
  • Ensure that your rights are protected should your tenants file bankruptcy. 

Specific Services Offered:

Attorney John Hilla and Swistak Levine, PC are experienced in the following areas of landlord-tenant representation:

  • Bankruptcy services for landlords, Chapter 7 or Chapter 13;
  • "Just cause" eviction proceedings for manufactured home managers;
  • Non-Payment of Rent Evictions;
  • Terminations of Tenancy Evictions, including
  • Breaches of Lease;
  • Breaches of Rules & Regulations;
  • Emotional Support Animal (ESA) issues;
  • Damage to Premises Issues;
  • Drug-Use or Criminal Activity Evictions;
  • Post-Lease Expiration Holdover Evictions;
  • and any other related service. 

Read More About Michigan's Eviction Process Here


Contact us today to schedule a consultation with Attorney Hilla to discuss how he may assit you, now or in the future.


Swistak Levine, PC represents landlords only and cannot respond to tenant requests for legal assistance. 


 

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I cannot say enough about how well we were treated by John. He was very knowledgeable about the entire process and kept us informed throughout; there were no surprises... I would recommend John to anyone, knowing he would do as good a job for them as he did for us. David
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