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West VirginiaLandlord-Tenant Law Lawyers in West Virginia

Landlord-tenant law in West Virginia involves the rights and duties of both the landlord and the tenant who rents an apartment, house, condo, land, or commercial property.


Many states follow the Uniform Residential Landlord and Tenant Act or have enacted their own act under West Virginia law.


Elements of both real property law and contract law often control the resolution of landlord tenant disputes in [city, state].


Tenants have duties including preserving the premises, and paying rent. The landlord has the duty to deliver possession and a covenant of quiet enjoyment.


During a dispute, the tenant may have defenses including constructive eviction, breach of covenant, and retaliatory eviction.

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Jeffrey R. Blair

Jeffrey R. Blair
Blair Law Firm, PLLC
421 Midland Trail
Hurricane, WV 25526
Licensed for 6 years, Jeffrey R. Blair is a Criminal Defense and Divorce lawyer... read more >

Jessica Ashley Nathan

Jessica Ashley Nathan
United States Attorney's Office
300 Virginia St E # 2400
Charleston, WV 25301
Licensed for 6 years, Jessica Ashley Nathan is a Criminal Defense and Civil Rights lawyer who attended Hamline University School of Law... read more >

Craig F Young

Craig F Young
n/a
3508 Potomac Highlands Trail
Dunmore, WV 24934
Licensed for 27 years, Craig F Young is a Estate and Probate Law and Real Estate Law lawyer who attended Reynaldo G. Garza School of Law... read more >

Anthony Garner Marks

Anthony Garner Marks
Lewis Glasser, PLLC
300 Summers St Ste 700
Charleston, WV 25301
Licensed for 3 years, Anthony Garner Marks is a Real Estate Law lawyer who attended West Virginia University College of Law... read more >
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Nonprofit Legal Associations

American College of Real Estate Lawyers

Founded in 1978, ACREL is the largest organization in the United States for attorneys devoted to real estate law. Admission in ACREL is by invitation only after a rigorous screening procedure. The College gathers together the top real estate lawyers in West Virginia and throughout the country who are distinguished for their skill, experience and high standards of professional and ethical conduct.


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