As every renter well knows, along with the lease comes a request for a security deposit. Handing over your money to a landlord that you've just met is quite a leap of faith--you're trusting if you keep the place in good condition that the landlord will give your money back.

So what happens if you feel that you should get your security deposit back, but the landlord doesn't? Who's in the right? Browse Avvo's Legal Guides below to find out who has the rights to your security deposit.