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Resolving commercial landlord-tenant disputes requires a sophisticated approach and careful analysis. At The Enochs Law Group, we apply critical thinking and diligence to every landlord-tenant matter we handle. While most of our firm’s landlord-tenant work involves landlord representation, we also assist commercial tenants with their problems.

San Diego Commercial Landlords Deserve Effective and Practical Legal Representation


The Enochs Law Group helps owners of retail spaces, office buildings, industrial complexes, and other types of commercial property resolve their landlord-tenant disputes. Most landlord-tenant disputes involve the nonpayment of money. Landlords involved in these disputes care about two things: recapturing possession of the property and recovering monetary damages.

The Enochs Law Group can help you do both. Our team has over two decades of experience handling collections matters and real estate litigation. Landlords often face a variety of legal challenges. Whether you are dealing with a holdover tenant, lease violations, ADA compliance, or commercial lease renegotiation, The Enochs Law Group is here to help.

Commercial Tenants Need to Understand and Assert Their Legal Rights

While commercial tenants have different rights than residential tenants, California law still offers you significant protections and legal options. Our real estate lawyers can help you interpret your lease and understand issues like:

  • Assignment of leases
  • Responsibility for improvements and repairs
  • Unlawful retaliation
  • Security deposit distribution

We Build Relationships on Trust and Respect

About 4 years ago a friend referred me to Alan Enoch’s for legal advice on a business matter. Alan immediately proved how valuable he would be to my business through his well thought out responses and knowledge of the law. Since that first meeting, Alan has been representing me personally, as well as 4 businesses I own. He continues to work tirelessly to ensure my entities are protected. My company interviewed many lawyers in the past before the introduction to Alan. I will put it very simply what sets Alan apart from all the others; He cares. He genuinely cares about his clients and wants the best for them. He will review each potential issue in depth to gain the knowledge to provide honest advice as to whether it is worth pursuing or not.

My advice to anyone that is looking at hiring Alan…. do it before your competition does. I want Alan on my side of the courtroom, not on the side that’s against me.

Scott O.

"I want to thank you for all the hard work that you've done for our company over the years. We've had small matters that were handled very quickly. We've also had large matters that needed very aggressive representation and you've represented us in a stellar manner. If you're looking for a truly aggressive law firm, someone who is going to look at your case in a thorough manner and is going to be very strategic in both the short term and long term, please call Alan Enochs."

Todd T.

We Approach Every Case With a Business Mindset

While you may be familiar with BATNA (best alternative to a negotiated agreement), it’s a technique many lawyers don’t know about or understand. At The Enochs Law Group, we believe our clients deserve pragmatic, informed advice, so we apply proven business principles like BATNA to litigation.

During negotiations, identifying your BATNA can lead to better and more efficient outcomes. However, before you can define a BATNA, you first need to:

  • Set your priorities and objectives
  • Identify all your data and metric-based alternatives
  • Evaluate the advantages and disadvantages of your options and place the options in a hierarchy
  • Build a secondary course of action in case your negotiations fail
  • Calculate the least favorable outcome you’re willing to accept

If you think this doesn’t sound like a typical approach to real estate litigation, you’re right. We don’t create legal strategies based on tradition. Instead, we use data, creativity, and critical thinking to give our clients an edge.


Business-Minded Solutions for Commercial Landlord-Tenant Matters

If you are a commercial landlord or tenant and you need help resolving a dispute, The Enochs Law Group can help you understand your legal options. We assist our clients with a wide variety of landlord-tenant disputes and take a practical, hands-on approach with each client.

To schedule your initial consultation, either call us at 619-421-3956 or fill out our online contact form.

The content provided here is for informational purposes only and should not be construed as legal advice on any subject.

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