Category Archives: Unlawful Eviction

How not to evict tenants in Chicago

News agencies across the City of Chicago are reporting that Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart is calling for a local property management company to stop serving illegal eviction notices.  (This story has a copy of the purported notice which is … Continue reading

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After the Illinois eviction trial

Hypothetical: A Chicago landlord pays an attorney to draft a 5 day notice. The landlord pays a process server to serve the notice. The tenant does not pay, so the landlord pays an attorney to draft a complaint, pays a … Continue reading

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