PRACTICE AREAS > HOUSING DEFENSE LITIGATION
Braden, Hinchcliffe & Hawley is experienced in defending a wide range of claims against property owners and managers, including:
- Violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). We typically represent landlords and business owners sued for alleged failure to make reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities.
- Rent Discrimination, including violation of DFEH and Unruh Acts. We defend residential property owners and managers sued for discrimination in tenant selection and/or eviction procedures. We also defend claims for refusal to rent and termination of rental agreements. We also defend claims for discrimination based upon disability, race, ethnicity and gender.
- Breach of Contract, Breach of Warranties and Statutory Violations. We defend property managers and owners against claimed breaches of lease provisions, breaches of warranties, and habitability claims deriving from various State, County and other regulations.