Our law firm is designed to evict tenants from your real property. We routinely represent and advise clients that manage conventional and affordable housing. Our affordable housing clients manage property participating in various HUD programs, Rural Development, Tax Credit and Alabama HOME programs. Since the implementation of the Alabama's Uniform Residential Landlord Tenant Act (URLTA), our law firm has advised our eviction clients on policy, procedure, and compliance with the new Act and with HUD regulations. We have drafted numerous rental agreements and addenda for clients managing multiple properties in the state of Alabama.
Eviction attorneys John Lee & Taft Hughes have over 40 years of combined legal experience and a proven track record of success. We use that experience to get the unlawful detainer / eviction results you need and expect.
Our law firm represents both conventional and affordable housing owners and management companies with their evictions in the Mobile and Baldwin County area. Representative clients include:
Our eviction law firm represents many properties throughout the Mobile Bay area.
Representative properties include:
John started his firm in 1993. His practice is the premier landlord-tenant eviction firm in Southwest Alabama.
John graduated from The Florida State University and holds Bachelor and Master’s Degrees with Honors. He attended Samford University’s Cumberland School of Law where he was a member of the Cumberland Law Review. He received his Juris Doctorate Degree in 1978.
John served as Law Clerk to the Honorable Richard Holmes, Alabama Civil Court of Appeals. After completing his clerkship, he joined the law firm of Sirote & Permutt, PC, one of the largest law firms in the state of Alabama. In 1983, he became a stockholder member of the firm.
In 2005 and 2006, John participated in the committee that drafted Alabama’s Uniform Residential Landlord Tenant Act (URLTA) and created the new and current eviction law which became effective on January 1, 2007. In recent years, he has participated in drafting subsequent amendments to the Act.
John is a speaker at The Alabama Judicial College (Judge’s Forum), The Alabama State Bar, The Mobile Bar Association relating to landlord-tenant eviction law continuing legal education. He is the Delegate to the Alabama Apartment Association.
Taft Hughes grew up in the Mobile and Baldwin County, AL area. He attended Spring Hill College and graduated from Auburn University with a business administration degree. He then graduated from Vermont Law School, receiving a Juris Doctor and Master of Environmental Law and Policy degree. He returned to Daphne to settle down and start a family.
Taft has bar admission for all Alabama state courts. He is also a member of the Mobile Bar Association, the Mobile Lions Club, and the legal advisor for the Mobile Bay Area Apartment Association.
Taft has weekly landlord-tenant eviction trial dockets in both Mobile and Baldwin Counties.
Taylor's firm duties include speaking with clients who have pending eviction cases, preparing and filing unlawful detainer actions, preparing eviction cases for trial, legal research, managing the firm's calendar and communicating with judges, clerk's offices and sheriff's departments in the eviction process.
Taylor interacts with clients on a daily basis answering questions and relaying pertinent information regarding statuses of their eviction cases. She has been with the firm for over ten years and enjoys the professional relationships she's formed with each of each of our management and apartment clients. She is dedicated to ensuring each eviction matter is handled in a timely and efficient manner.
Taylor is a member of the The Mobile Bay Area Apartment Association and attends monthly luncheons and board meetings. She enjoys continuing her education in the area of Landlord Tenant eviction law. She also manages residential rental properties in Mobile and Baldwin Counties. In her free time, she enjoys volunteering in the community.
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