Jenner & Block Wields RICO to Reach Landlord Settlement

Jenner & Block wielded RICO to obtain a far-reaching settlement for 22,000 New York City tenants.

, The American Lawyer


Jenner & Block took 
a law designed to combat the mob and turned it against New York landlord Pinnacle Group. As a result, as many as 22,000 tenants now have access to a streamlined claims process that lets them seek reimbursement from Pinnacle for alleged rent overcharges, harassment and interference in tenancy rights.

Originally appeared in print as A 'Strong Weapon' Against Landlords

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