California Law Firm Specializing in Habitability Law and Tenant Rights

Attorneys devoted to protecting the rights of tenants from living in substandard conditions.

About Us

At the Law Office of Friedman & Chapman, our attorneys represent tenants who are living in substandard conditions. Our attorneys have more than 75 years of combined legal experience, and we know how to protect your rights. What’s more, our attorneys have worked in insurance defense, so we know all the tactics that insurance companies use.

Founding attorneys Jason Friedman and Christofer Chapman specialize in habitability law. We are members of the Mexican American Bar Association and the Consumer Attorney Association of Los Angeles.

Testimonials

The FC Team is proud of the work we do for our clients. See what they have to say.

Working with this firm was very easy. I have a very busy life and did not think it was possible to take on more responsibility of joining a lawsuit. The firm gave me updates whenever necessary and worked with my family and I throughout the whole process. I am very grateful for the firms hard work and the results of our case.

S. Zepeda

Knowledgeable…kind compassionate and understanding this is a hard working law firm …extremely dedicated to the well being of their clients.

N.S.

Friedman & Chapman has gone above and beyond my expectations. The group was very helpful with everything. I thank them sincerely especially Conny at the office.

A.L.

This is a great firm to work with! The attorneys were very informative about my rights as a tenant and addressed all concerns I had regarding my experience with my former property management. The attorneys and their staff communicated well and made sure my roommates and I were aware of each step in our civil suit. It was a long process (as to be expected), but the firm helped to make our experience with the suit a breeze. Thank you, Friedman & Chapman, LLP.

M. Phan

Exceptional service by exceptional people. Highly recommended for business or personal legal advice. First class on visa issues, employer needs or general business counsel.

John Calcino

Exceptional service by exceptional people. Highly recommended for business or personal legal advice. First class on visa issues, employer needs or general business counsel.

John Calcino

Found the service, understanding and professionalism at the highest of levels. Thanks for all knowledge and time. Highly recommend

Matthew Hatton

Great service. Great people. Great advice.

Andrew Pitcher

Tenant Rights

Habitability Law

Areas of Law We Serve

At the Law Office of Friedman & Chapman, our attorneys focus solely on habitability law. We represent clients throughout California who live in substandard conditions due to landlord negligence.

At the Law Office of Friedman & Chapman, clients get the benefit of a team focused exclusively on tenant rights

Our Process

When you first call the Law Office of Friedman & Chapman, you will receive a free consultation. Next, we will help determine the best way to handle your case. Our attorneys and staff are dedicated to assisting clients in understanding the legal process and their legal rights.

We believe in holding landlords responsible for the negligence that harms tenants. Our attorneys will get you the justice and compensation you deserve. Our firm fronts all costs of your case. If you do not recover compensation, you will owe us nothing.

How We Are Different than Other Firms

Our attorneys only practice habitability law. That means we have extensive knowledge of this area of law.

Attorneys Friedman and Chapman previously worked in insurance defense, so they know how to fight insurance company tactics. We have helped clients with cases involving insects, rodents, mold, lack of heat or hot water, leaks, and more.

Our firm is staffed with case coordinators, paralegals, and administrative support. We help clients every step of the way.
Our attorneys are bilingual, speaking English, Spanish, and Khmer. We help a diverse client base.

Attorneys Friedman and Chapman previously worked in insurance defense, so they know how to fight insurance company tactics.
Attorneys Friedman and Chapman previously worked in insurance defense, so they know how to fight insurance company tactics.
Attorneys Friedman and Chapman previously worked in insurance defense, so they know how to fight insurance company tactics.

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