It may be possible to leave the lawyer`s fee clause, but limit liability. Since the landlord almost always intervenes on this clause during evictions and evictions are usually inexpensive in attorneys` fees, add a clause that is roughly the following: Although evacuation is a very powerful tool that works largely to the benefit of the owners, it is usually a complex procedure that must be followed very closely every step of the way. There are defenses that can be closed at every stage of the proceedings that, while probably not working, are not reckless acts that punish the rental attorney with a fine. But they increase the cost of homeowners. Here is the clause to insert in your rental agreement, so that in the future you will have covered the lawyer`s fees and collection costs as the tenant`s responsibility. If you are already using the LPA rental agreement, the following clause is already included in your rental agreement. In some cases, the rental attorney will create enough chaos to defeat the eviction attempt, which means that his costs for all of this will be attributed to him, and the landlord will pay him because he has assets (like the building) that can be sold to satisfy the price. Such distinctions are not nominal, as it does not take much to collect fees of $5,000 or more to $200 per hour (which are now generally compatible in large urban areas as such professional legal services in large cities). In most cases, the rental lawyer will not win, but the inflation of the cost of evacuation will often impose an advantageous agreement, such as for example. B a buyout that also leads to the purchase of money from the rental lawyer.