Three Ways Your Lien Rights Might Be Shortened

Here are the 3 ways your lien rights might be shortened – The owner terminates the notice of commencement; Notice of contest of lien; and 20-days summons to show cause

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