Ask an Attorney - What is a Mechanic's Lien?

Ask an Attorney - What is a Mechanic's Lien?

General contractors, subcontractors and suppliers can file mechanic’s liens in order to seek payment for work the performed or supplies they provided if they follow registration filing and notice rules. This video describes how the parties involved in construction on property use the Mechanic’s Notice and Lien Registry, written contract terms and time sensitive notices to protect their interests and enforce their rights. Watch this video for more information about important details related to mechanic’s liens.


What is a Mechanic's Lien?