Marc A Borbely

Marc A Borbely

Landlord / Tenant Lawyer

Washington, DC





No Misconduct


French , German , Spanish , English

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About Me

From 2008 to December 2012, Marc was a staff attorney at Neighborhood Legal Services Program. Marc has been serving as a landlord-tenant mentor to other attorneys, through the D.C. Bar Pro Bono Program, since 2011. He opened the D.C. Tenants' Rights Center in January 2013. Marc received a B.S. in biochemistry at Yale University and a law degree at the U.D.C. David A. Clarke School of Law. He...

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Practice Areas

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Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Contingent (25%-40%), Hourly ($75/hour)

Client Reviews

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Great, affordable, no nonsense lawyer, goes to work for renters in DC

Posted by: John 10 months ago.

I had a big apartment complex that I was leaving try to charge me an extra month's rent for no reason (also threatened to blackball my name in the DC...

Exceptional Lawyer

Posted by: Tracy 6 months ago.

Marc Borbeky is a great lawyer! He is also a tenant advocate who brings a lot of experience to his legal practice. He is honest and hard working....
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Steven Andrew Krieger
Steven Krieger

Arlington, VA

2 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Mr. Borbely is an excellent attorney and has the only private firm in DC that exclusively represents tenants. If you are a tenant and have...
Dorene Mary Haney
Dorene Haney

Washington, DC

5 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Marc is a zealous and knowledgeable advocate for tenants, well-known and respected in the DC Landlord-Tenant field. His DC Tenant Rights Center is a...
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2008 License Status: Active for the state of Dist. of Columbia.
Last updated by Avvo: 05/27/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2008 – 2012

Neighborhoood Legal Services Program


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2008 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of the District of Columbia, David A. Clarke School of Law


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2009 Howard C. Westwood Fellowship

Neighborhood Legal Services Program


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2013- present Board Member

National Lawyers Guild, DC Chapter

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Speaking Engagements

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2011 Public Housing Demolition or Disposition

at 2011 Annual Housing Policy Conference