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Should I Sue My Tenant?

The decision about whether to file a lawsuit against a tenant can be challenging.  Ultimately, a Texas landlord attorney like me is not in the best position to make this decision.  You are.  So, this article is going to arm you with the information you will need to answer the question, “should I sue my tenant?” It’s the Principal Suing your tenant because you’re angry is a lousy basis to Read More

NON-PAYING TENANT SUCCESS STORY: Janice S.

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Janice S. decided to hire a Dallas eviction attorney, L. Marc Girling, who quickly identified the weaknesses in Janice’s case, developed a strategy to minimize her risk, and successfully executed on that strategy.  Girling Law solved the problem of Janice’s non-paying tenant efficiently.  More importantly, Janice’s Dallas eviction attorney made a point of contacting the non-paying tenant’s attorney early.  Girling Law realized that settlement was key to avoiding the Judge Read More

An Eviction Appeal Case Study from Our Landlord Attorneys: Landlord Rights & Landlord Tenant Law

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EVICTION CASE BACKGROUND: Kathy K. needed to better understand landlord rights under landlord tenant law in Texas after her tenant appealed an eviction judgment.  Kathy sought out Dallas landlord attorneys, the County Court had already scheduled a trial.  This meant Girling Law did not have enough time to subpoena the tenant’s two sureties.  Also, the tenant filed a written answer with the JP court.  Therefore, we were unable to seek a default Read More