How Do I Use a Lien to Get Paid?

Thankfully, Florida Law has a method for the construction industry to get paid for their work. This process if called a Mechanic’s Lien and has a few rules that need to be followed before its enforceable. On this episode, Alex will explain those steps you need to take to file an enforceable lien and get paid.

Alexander Barthet is a board certified construction attorney in Florida and holds a B.S. in mechanical engineering. He manages The Barthet Firm, a construction law firm in Miami, and maintains a construction law blog at He can be reached at 305-347-5295 or