Arizona Supreme Court Further Interprets Arizona Mechanics' Lien Statute

While not a hot topic to the general public, Arizona Contractors should be aware of Arizona Mechanics’ Lien Statutes and how the Courts modify and interpret them. In a recent decision (Weitz Co LLC v. Heth), the Arizona Supreme Court recently held Arizona’s Mechanics’ lien Statutes, do not preclude equitable subrogation of lien that attached…

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Is There A Form For A Mechanic's & Materialmen's Lien?

45.Lien Form by f-thomas As construction starts to ramp up again in the Valley of the  Sun, so do the issues associated with collecting on contracts.  A great mechanism for contractors and material suppliers to assist in collection of monies is a Mechanic’s & Materialmen’s Lien.  A Mechanic’s & Materialmen’s Lien is a great security measure…

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When May a Subcontractor Lien (Residential v Commercial)?

Today’s post is another installment from last November’s Arizona Lien Law Seminar.  In this installment we talk about the difference between residential and commercial projects and how that affects subcontractor lien rights. As a subcontractor on a residential project in Arizona, you ONLY have lien rights if you have a contract directly with the owner. …

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What is the Purpose of A Mechanic's & Materialmen's Lien?

Below is a video taken from our recent seminar on Arizona’s Mechanic’s Lien laws.  Here, we provide a brief overview of the purpose of a lien. If you would like to learn more, please contact us to find out when our next seminar will be held.  Or you can schedule a consultation to discuss your…

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