Mechanic’s Liens

Email Can Satisfy Massachusetts Mechanic’s Lien Written Contract Requirements

MULTIPLE DOUCMENTS SATISFY THE MECHANICS LIEN LAW’S REQUIREMENT OF A WRITTEN CONTRACT The Mechanic’s Lien definition of what is a written contract has broadened since 1997. Even if you don’t have a specific written document signed by you and the property owner, general contractor or sub- contractor, don’t give up.  You may still be able … Continue reading Email Can Satisfy Massachusetts Mechanic’s Lien Written Contract Requirements

Email Can Satisfy Massachusetts Mechanics Lien Written Contract Requirements

MULTIPLE DOUCMENTS SATISFY THE MECHANICS LIEN LAW’S REQUIREMENT OF A WRITTEN CONTRACT The Mechanics Lien definition of what is a written contract has broadened since 1997. Even if you don’t have a specific written document signed by you and the property owner, general contractor or sub- contractor, don’t give up.  You may still be able … Continue reading Email Can Satisfy Massachusetts Mechanics Lien Written Contract Requirements

Massachusetts Mechanics Lien Can Help Suppliers Get Paid

How The Massachusetts Mechanics Lien Statute Can Help Get Building Material Suppliers Get Paid The Massachusetts Mechanics Liens law can help building material suppliers get paid.  Although it is not without its pitfalls, when properly used, Mechanics Liens are a valuable tool to help get you paid. The lien statute allows you to recover for the … Continue reading Massachusetts Mechanics Lien Can Help Suppliers Get Paid

Massachusetts Collection Attorney Uses Mechanic’s Liens

Mechanic’s Liens and Lien Bonds  M.G.L. c. 254 Section 12 states in part that “…lien bonds preclude the establishment of a mechanic’s lien by any person ‘entitled to  the benefit of such bond and not named as a principal thereon for labor or for labor and materials performed under the contract in respect to which such … Continue reading Massachusetts Collection Attorney Uses Mechanic’s Liens

Deadbeat Buster Newsflash — Mechanic’s Lien Helps Collect Almost 70K

A contractor ran up a large bill at a material supply house to the tune of almost $70,000.00. The contractor unfortunately could not carry that tune. My client called me. Upon careful review of the situation, I concluded that filing a mechanic’s lien was my client’s best and most economical bet for getting paid. I … Continue reading Deadbeat Buster Newsflash — Mechanic’s Lien Helps Collect Almost 70K