We Know Evictions


Lead by experienced attorney James W. Surane, a former magistrate and practicing attorney with more than 16 years experience in litigating tens of thousands of evictions, our firm is keenly aware of the fact that your business suffers when tenants engage in illegal activity, damage your property or endanger other tenants. If your tenants fail to pay their rent timely or follow the lease terms and conditions, our attorneys will aggressively pursue all of your available remedies and damages. The volume of work that we perform has allowed us to develop an efficient process for handling evictions timely with affordable cost and great results.


We Have The Experience

Landlord-tenant law in North Carolina has become increasingly complex and can be daunting, even for the most experienced landlords. Our attorneys specialize in this field and are aware of all the nuances in the law, which allows us to save you time and money by providing good leases and a consistent eviction process. Having handled more than 100,000 landlord tenant cases over the past 16 years in the practice of landlord tenant law, our lawyers are well versed in all aspects of tenancy process from the initial drafting of the lease, collecting the security deposit and sending the necessary notices to the eviction proceeding. For more than a decade, our attorneys have aggressively represented the owners of over 400 apartment communities throughout the state of North Carolina.

At James W. Surane, Attorneys at Law, our focus is on consistent client satisfaction based on individual expectations. It is important to us that each client receives our personal attention. We make it our job to pay special attention to your needs at all times.


Our practice provides legal counsel for a wide variety of North Carolina clients:
  • Representing landlords, property owners, and property management companies in landlord-tenant law issues such as assisting in the eviction process, day-to-day operations lease agreements, and other landlord/tenant law issues.
  • Assisting property owners with purchase contract development, real estate closings, day-to-day legal issues, confronting real estate brokerage firms and agents.
  • Advising and representing North Carolina Mobile Home Park and manufactured housing community owners, recreational vehicle park owners and property management companies.
James W. Surane, Attorneys at Law is recognized by property management companies and landlords throughout North Carolina for experienced advice and representation.