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Landlord-Tenant Law Attorney

ALERT: Landlord-tenant laws in New Jersey are being overhauled. The New Jersey Law Revision Commission issued a Final Report on February 10, 2012. Thanks to the Commission for recognizing the contributions of Kevin C. Orr, Esq. The changes now move to the New Jersey State legislature for action. Landlords will need to make lease changes in order to comply.

The challenges facing a landlord are similar to those facing any business owner. In the end, it comes down to running a profitable business. When you are involved in a legal dispute involving landlord-tenant law, we can help you protect your rights. At the Essex County Law Offices of Kevin Crawford Orr, we protect the rights of landlords in all New Jersey municipal and State courts.

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Law Offices of Kevin Crawford Orr • (973) 824-5520

Landlords of all sizes have to comply with housing codes and local regulations. We can help you develop strong leases that protect your interests and make sure you are in compliance with all local regulations. Over his nearly twenty years of legal experience, attorney Kevin Crawford Orr has represented landlords with a variety of interests, from three-family homes to 500-unit buildings. He is familiar with federal regulations for subsidized projects as well.

Property Management

A landlord-tenant law dispute can have serious short and long-term effects on your business. If a tenant is threatening to take legal action, we can make sure your rights are protected in either the eviciton or housing code violation courts. From issues of compliance with Department of Community Affairs Bureau of Housing Inspection Regulations under the New Jersey Hotel and Multiple Dwelling Law, N.J.S.A. 55:13A-1 et seq. (or municipal housing or rent control codes) to matters involving the Rent Security Deposit Act and Abandoned Tenant Property Act, we can help you understand your options when tenants demand the forfeiture of security deposits.

Premises Liability

Are you facing a premises liability lawsuit? If you don't have the insurance to cover the costs of your tenant's slip and fall, dog bite, or negligent security claim, we can help you protect your rights. With over fifteen years of litigation experience, attorney Kevin Crawford Orr knows how to get you the results you deserve.

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You want to run the most efficient business possible, and at the Newark, New Jersey, Law Offices of Kevin Crawford Orr, we can help. We protect the rights of landlords in premises liability cases and housing court. Contact us today for answers to your landlord-tenant law questions.


The Law Offices of Kevin Crawford Orr is a member of the The Property Owners Association of New Jersey, Inc.

Office Location: 33 Washington Street, Ste. 1010 | Newark, New Jersey 07102
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