Landlord and tenant disputes can cover a huge range of issues, which can include common conflicts about rent increase, maintenance and repairs, and security deposits. Usually, the normal course of action is to try and work things out, and if that fails, to maybe go through mediation or sue in small claims court.

Depending on your circumstances, you may or may not have the law on your side. Browse Avvo's Legal Guides below to get overviews on how to handle a dispute with your landlord, and what to do if your landlord tries to evict you.