Greenspoon Marder Partner Leah C. Sykes Appointed to the Rental Services Commission for the City of Portland, Oregon
Apr 11, 2018
PORTLAND – April 11, 2018 – Greenspoon Marder partner, Leah C. Sykes, has been appointed to serve on the Rental Services Commission (RSC) for the City of Portland, Oregon.
“I am excited to work collaboratively with fellow RSC commission members on improving the rental housing laws affecting our local community,” comments Ms. Sykes.
The Rental Services Commission serves as the primary public forum for discussion of rental housing law and regulation, and renter-owner programs and services in the City of Portland. Commission members are City Council-appointed community representatives with expertise in fair housing, rent-regulated and market-rate rental housing, landlord/tenant law, property management, renter-owner advocacy, rental housing access, and or rental housing health & safety.
Ms. Sykes is a partner in the Landlord and Tenant sector within the Litigation practice group at Greenspoon Marder. She serves housing providers in all legal aspects of property management with a special focus on education and fair housing discrimination defense. Ms. Sykes takes a hands-on approach, advising clients in both the non-profit and for-profit housing markets, with a great depth of knowledge of the interplay between federal, state and local agencies and regulations.
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