Legal Question in Real Estate Law in Washington

if two people sign a commercial lease and one goes bankrupt can the company come after the other person

Asked on 2/18/10, 9:35 am

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Amir John Showrai The Pacific Law Firm, PLLC
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Yes if both assumed liability for the lease, then the non-bankrupt lessor would be liable. I should preface this by saying that this depends on the language of the lease. Normally, the language holds each person responsible for the entire lease amount.

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Answered on 2/23/10, 12:23 pm

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