Practice Areas

The Cweren Law Firm provides legal services to our clients in the following pratice areas.


Landlord - Tenant Law

The Cweren Law Firm has extensive experience in the areas of Texas Landlord-Tenant Law. Unlike other firms, we do not represent residential tenants.

  • Forcible Detainer (“Eviction”)
    • Draft Notice of Lease Termination and Notice to Vacate
    • Initiate Eviction Proceedings
    • Trial Appearance in Justice Court
    • Trial Appearance in County Court (Pauper's Appeals)
    • Contest Resident’s Pauper’s Affidavit or Surety Bond and attend hearings at the Justice Court.
  • Draft, Revise and/or Interpret Lease and Lease Addendums
  • Crime Alert Notices
  • Vendors
    • Defend and/or prosecute disputes with vendors
    • Draft or review vendor agreements
    • Negotiate legal terms with vendors
  • Representation in Repair and Remedies cases (tenant suing to force repairs)
  • Representation in Repair and Deduct cases
  • Respond to and Defend governmental complaints, including:
    • Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Complaints
    • Fair Housing Complaints
    • Texas Workforce Commission Complaints
  • Premises Liability Actions
  • Respond to and Defend Code Enforcement and Local Municipal Issues

Commercial Real Estate

  • Forcible Eviction Detainer (“Eviction”)
  • Lockouts/Writs of Re-Entry
  • Draft, Revise and/or Interpret Lease and Lease Addendas
  • Initiate and Prosecute Collection Actions
  • Preparing of Lease Violation Notices
  • Preparing of Lock-out Violation Notices
  • Preparation/Review of Purchase/Sell Agreements

Commercial Litigation

Our litigation team has collectively handled thousands & thousands of trials.

  • Vendor Disputes
  • Boundary Disputes
  • General Litigation

Homeowner’s Association Litigation

Personal Injury Defense

Our firm has defended both small claim personal injury claims as well as large district court & ferderal lawsuits.

Premises Liability Defense

Estate Planning (wills, POA, Directives, et al.)

Mediation

Entity Formation

The Cweren Law Firm will assist you in setting up your chosen entity to operate real estate.

Ad Valorem Taxation Litigation





The DANGERS Of Using A NON-LAWYER “Eviction Service”

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WILL A LICENSED ATTORNEY HANDLE MY EVICTION?
DO YOU KNOW THE IDENTITY OF THE INDIVIDUAL WHO WILL BE HANDLING YOUR CASE?
DOES THE INDIVIDUAL HAVE FORMAL TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE TO HANDLE AN EVICTION?
DOES THE INDIVIDUAL HAVE INSURANCE COVERAGE?
WILL THE INDIVIDUAL MAINTAIN THE PRIVACY OF YOUR RESIDENT’S INFORMATION?
IS THE INDIVIDUAL REQUIRED TO MAINTAIN CONFIDENTIALITY?
DOES THE INDIVIDUAL HAVE A PRIVACY POLICY IN PLACE?
DOES THE INDIVIDUAL UTILIZE A SHREDDING SERVICE?
DOES THE INDIVIDUAL HAVE A DOCUMENT RETENTION POLICY IN PLACE?
WHAT DOES THE INDIVIDUAL DO WITH YOUR RESIDENT’S INFORMATION ONCE THE TRIAL IS COMPLETE?
IS THE INDIVIDUAL LOYAL TO YOU? HOW WILL THEY HANDLE POTENTIAL THREATS AGAINST YOUR PROPERTY?
WILL THE INDIVIDUAL KEEP YOUR MARKET RENTS AND PRACTICES CONFIDENTIAL FROM YOUR COMPETITION?
DOES THE INDIVIDUAL HAVE EXPERIENCE BEFORE YOUR PARTICULAR JUDGE?
WILL THE INDIVIDUAL REFER YOUR RESIDENT TO OTHER ATTORNEYS FOR POSSIBLE CLAIMS?
IN COUNTY COURT, HAS THE INDIVIDUAL PREPARED A FORMAL NOTICE OF APPEARANCE?
IN COUNTY COURT, HAS THE INDIVIDUAL PREPARED A FORMAL JUDGMENT FOR THE JUDGE TO SIGN?
IN COUNTY COURT, HAS THE INDIVIDUAL PREPARED AN ALTERNATIVE DEFAULT JUDGMENT?
IN COUNTY COURT, HAS THE INDIVIDUAL SENT THE REQUIRED NOTICE OF TRIAL SETTING TO THE RESIDENT AND MAINTAINED A COPY?
WILL THE INDIVIDUAL NOTIFY SENIOR MANAGEMENT IF THEY DISCOVER A LARGER CONCERN AT THE APARTMENT COMMUNITY?
IS THE INDIVIDUAL ISSUE SPOTTING, TO AVOID LARGER LITIGATION AGAINST THE APARTMENT COMMUNITY?