Landlord/Tenant | Atlanta Attorney


The attorneys at MBW Law are skilled in their handling of landlord/tenant matters and the representation of clients involved in the leasing, management, and operation of commercial properties. Our clients include national, regional and local owners, developers and managers of all forms of commercial property. We offer a full range of lease-related services and legal support for property management providers, including review, negotiation, and preparation of leases and management contracts.

When a party to a lease fails to meet its obligations, it is vital that you get professional legal assistance from an attorney well versed in the complexities of Georgia landlord/tenant law. The attorneys at MBW Law are adept landlord/tenant litigators who can assist you with your questions regarding nonpayment of rent, damage to property, breach of lease, eviction, and numerous other issues faced by both landlord and tenants. Our representation of both landlords and tenants provides us with a unique understanding of the other side’s perspective.

Commercial Landlord and Tenants Issues Due to COVID-19

  Commercial Landlord and Tenants Issues Due to COVID-19. As of April 1, 2020, commercial tenants will be required to pay their regular monthly rental payments. However, as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, many of these same tenants will be working under...

Fulton County Magistrate Court: Navigating the Small Claims Process

If you have filed a small claims case in the Magistrate Court of Fulton County and have shown up to have your day in court, you may quickly learn that you will actually have a full day in court.  That means you may show up before 9:00 AM and not leave until 4:00 PM. ...

Georgia Landlord Tenant Law: Dealing with the Bankrupt Tenant

When a commercial tenant files for bankruptcy a landlord is often faced with numerous challenges.  First, if a tenant enters bankruptcy it is likely that they owe an outstanding balance.  Second, the bankruptcy filing may make the tenant’s obligation to pay rent as it...

If You Have Property Damage, Here’s How Your Legal Team Can Help

  If your business has suffered from significant property damage, you may wonder if you should hire an insurance lawyer in Atlanta. At MBW Law, we understand that companies may be reluctant about contacting a legal team. This may be due to the concern of costs,...


All too frequently, a commercial tenant will abandon its leased premises prior to the expiration of the lease term. When this happens, the landlord has four primary options. Because Georgia does not require mitigation of damages in lease contracts, the landlord’s...

Put Your Tenant on Notice: Landlord Notice Requirements Prior to Eviction in Georgia

In Georgia, if a landlord wishes to evict a tenant because of failure to pay rent, the landlord is required to file a dispossessory action with the court.  However, prior to filing the dispossessory action, the law requires the landlord to take certain steps.  One...

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Through our relationship-driven process, we advocate for our clients and constantly work with their best interests in mind. Whether you need help with business contractslegal representation, property insurance representation, or landlord/tenant representation, our team is here to serve you. Our no-obligation introductory call will be quick and will help you decide if we can best help with your needs.

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