Construction Law & Mechanics Liens

The O’Boyle Law Firm P.C. also practices in the area of Construction/Mechanics Liens.  It is not uncommon that Contractors and those who contract for services run into disputes regarding work performed and/or payments due.  Depending on the type of work contracted, there powerful laws the State usually possesses which protects the interests of both parties.  These laws can be complicated and technical, but are generally enacted to prevent litigation by mandating good-faith negotiations, allowing the withholding of payment or property until the terms of the contract are fulfilled and allowing Court to award attorney’s fees.  Property owners and contractors alike should call the Firm to ensure that they understand and are protecting their rights. Working with an attorney before contracts are formed is usually the most cost effective way to do business, the Firm is at your disposal in this regard.