Mechanics Lien Fundamentals

The mechanics lien is a powerful payment tool that is only available to those who work in the construction industry. But lien laws are often misunderstood, and mistakes in the process can derail your efforts to get paid. In the Fundamentals of Mechanics Lien Law, our text and video lessons will guide you through the process and explain the laws in simple, easy-to-understand steps.

Course details
  • Cost: Free
  • Approx 117 mins to complete this course
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What you will learn

  • Why getting paid in construction is different (and slower) than any other industry
  • Why mechanics liens are such a powerful tool for construction businesses
  • How to determine if you have the right to file a mechanics lien (and how to lose that right)
  • The step-by-step process you need to follow to protect your rights
  • How to file a mechanics lien in any state
  • What to do after you file a lien
  • How to create a policy to protect your company's payment on every project
  • And more...
Mechanics Lien Fundamentals - Instructors

Meet your instructor

This course was written and edited as a collaboration between several construction lawyers and payment experts:

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