COMMERCIAL LEASESIn our practice, we have worked on behalf of small businesses to deal with commercial leasing and have provided services that include:•Commercial lease agreements, representing property owners;•Commercial lease review;•Assistance with tax issues through our legal network of tax experts;•Lease disputes and litigation;•Business transactions;•Complex commercial litigation.Our lawyers will review all documents pertaining to your case and make a legal recommendation. Some key clauses to watch out for are those dealing with rent increases, termination, assignment and responsibility for repairs:1.Rent – When does it begin and what amount is due monthly? How much can it increase by?2.Common Area Charges – What is your cost for the common area?3.Term – How long is the term?4.Use – What does the clause say about the acceptable use of the premises? Are there restrictions?5.Sings and Advertising – What are the restrictions?6.Defaut – What is the notice period if you default? Can you remedy the default?7.Remedies – What rights does the landlord have? What rights does the tenant have?8.Permit – What permits does one need?9.Assignment and Subletting – Can the tenant sublet the premises? Can the lease be assigned?10.Termination – How does one terminate the lease?Whether you are a landlord or tenant, we can assist you in dealing with legal issues related to your lease.
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