Bonnie Hochman Rothell is a Partner and Chair of the firm's Litigation Practice. She also serves on the firm's Executive and Management Committees. Ms. Hochman Rothell has first chaired hundreds of litigation matters throughout the U.S. and has prosecuted and defended appeals to the United States Supreme Court. Her clients include banks and institutional lenders, developers, holding companies, government agencies, public housing authorities, government contractors, entrepreneurs, commercial enterprises, foreign corporations and individuals.
I am advising my clients that they need to still be in a holding pattern if the sole basis for an eviction is failure to pay rent. You have to look at it from a state-by-state basis,” Rothell says. “Even if the CDC moratorium is no longer in effect, there could be a local jurisdiction that would still prevent an eviction.24 June 2021