Salem, OR asked in Civil Litigation and Landlord - Tenant for Oregon

Q: The OSB agrees that I was a victim of the unauthorized practice of law, can I sue the landlord of the guilty party?

The OSB agrees that I was a victim of the unauthorized practice of law and is going after the guilty party for injunction relief and costs, the person had advertised themselves as a paralegal but did work and gave advice beyond what they were allowed, can I sue the landlord of the place where guilty party did business and their insurance?

1 Lawyer Answer
Mr. Michael O. Stevens
Mr. Michael O. Stevens
  • Hillsboro, OR
  • Licensed in Oregon

A: Only if the landlord was somehow involved. But, if I am reading you right, the person just lived there, and in that case, no. You also cannot sue the state because he made money and paid taxes.

Gregory L Abbott agrees with this answer

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