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Kimbel, who has practiced law for more than 15 years, is well versed in construction law and mechanic's lien law, energy-related construction litigation, pipeline construction litigation, commercial and contract litigation, transactional and bankruptcy matters, defense of OSHA and PennDOT claims, and federal government contracting matters.
That had the unintended effect of leading some courts to rule that any violation, no matter how minor, barred a contractor from seeking compensation or asserting any mechanic's lien for his work.
Contractors and suppliers cannot obtain mechanic's liens on public projects but can assert bond claims on projects in excess of $25,000.
Overwhelmingly, the mechanic's lien is in actuality junior and subordinate to the mortgage being foreclosed.
The user may search and review Notice of Commencement, Notice of Completion, Mechanic's Liens, Payment/Performance Bonds, Leases, Amendments and Releases.
Zalinsky's practice also includes real estate & probate, real estate development, construction and financing arrangements, representing developers, contractors, subcontractors, owners and other stakeholders in a variety of legal contexts including: commercial real estate purchases, sales, exchanges, and commercial leasing, subdivisions and condominiums, title and abutter issues, landlord-tenant, prescriptive easements, petitions to partition, mortgage foreclosures, developer/ condominium association /homeowner matters, mechanic's liens, construction issues, real estate tax abatements and real estate broker issues.
According to the Wall Street Journal, Waterscape Resorts, an affiliate of Solly Assa's Assa Properties, said contractors and subcontractors have filed around $20 million in mechanic's liens against the condominium-hotel in order to guarantee their payments, hindering sales and causing the developer to default.
Lawsuits or mechanic's liens have been filed by Benson Lumber and Hardware of Deny, Mulrooney Electrical Contractors Inc of Litchfield, Reeds Ferry Lumber of Merrimack, and Jaffrey-based building supplier Belletetes Inc.
The CD can be used to search primary source material, draft construction contracts, modify AIA document clauses, prove construction claims, prepare mechanic's liens in all 50 states, and research the legal basis in construction litigation claims.
One of the biggest thorns in the side of building owners and co-op apartment buildings is what to do about mechanic's liens.