This webinar should be of interest to anyone interested in expanding his or her consumer protection practice by helping a growing and vulnerable population: tenants. We will explore common tenant violations, including illegal charges, dangerous conditions, illegal lock outs, and retaliatory evictions. We will also examine the laws that apply, including common law, state and local landlord tenant statutes, and applicable consumer protection laws. Finally, we will examine how to evaluate and maximize damages
What You Will Learn
- How to issue spot good cases
- Where to find the strongest laws for tenants
- How to maximize recovery
Jane Santoni is a partner in the firm of Santoni, Vocci & Ortega, LLC in Towson Maryland. She has thirty-two years of trial experience handling personal injury cases and over seventeen years of trial experience handling consumer protection matters. Her primary practice areas include landlord/tenant violations, debt collection abuses, bail bond violations, car fraud, and credit reporting errors. She also represents individuals injured by car accidents, dog bites, nursing home negligence, and slips and falls. Her firm handles class actions as well as individual cases and has recently successfully tried or settled a series of landlord tenant cases, which is an expanding area in her firm.