Daniel Wayne is a San Francisco-based tenant’s rights attorney and a partner at the firm Wolford Wayne LLP. Daniel and his team represent residential and commercial tenants in resolving a wide variety of legal disputes including wrongful evictions, buyout negotiations, rent board representation, and eviction defense. The lawyers at Wolford Wayne only represent tenants, never landlords. Daniel has been recognized as one of the leading tenant lawyers in the Bay Area. He has presented before the SF Apartment Association, SF Property Management Association, and State Bar Real Property Section. He writes a monthly column on tenant’s rights issues for the popular San Francisco-based web site Broke-Ass Stuart, as well as a column on the tenant perspective for San Francisco Apartment Association magazine. Daniel has been recognized as a Super Lawyer Rising star each of the past three years. Jason Wolford has dedicated the majority of his twenty-year legal career to representing Bay Area tenants. Formerly the managing attorney at Wolford Law Firm, Jason joined forces with Daniel Wayne and the Law Offices of Daniel W. Wayne in 2018. Jason’s practice focuses on representing tenants in wrongful eviction, habitability, harassment and retaliation lawsuits. Jason serves on the Board of Directors for the Eviction Defense Collaborative, volunteers as a tenant counselor with the San Francisco Tenant’s Union, and is actively involved in the San Francisco Bar Association.
The key learning points are:
- The basic elements of the tenant protections and rent control rules in SF, Oakland, and Berkeley
- Common issues that arise in landlord-tenant disputes regarding rent control and tenant
- Current trends