At Cotney, we draft, defend, and prosecute lien claims in the dozens of jurisdictions where we are licensed. 

We have intimate knowledge of the notice and timing requirements to secure payment via mechanic’s and construction liens. We have filed construction liens in excess of $300 million for construction improvements.  Our drafting of lien documents includes the creation of the following:

  • Notice to Owner
  • Preliminary Lien Notice
  • Claim of Lien
  • Construction Lien
  • Mechanic’s Lien
  • Contractor’s Final Payment Affidavit
  • Notice of Contest of Lien
  • Request for Sworn Statement of Account 
  • Request for List of Subcontractors and Suppliers
  • Legal Hypothec