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Constitutional Liens in Minnesota

Constitutional Liens in Minnesota

Constitutional Liens, one of the most misunderstood legal concepts in Minnesota Construction Law. Because the name contains the word “lien,” people often believe a Constitutional Lien is just another, less formal way, to claim a lien for work performed on Real Property. However, what a Constitutional Lien actually is, is […]


Mechanics’ Liens in Minnesota

A.   Introduction.        Mechanics’ Liens can be very useful to those working in the construction industry.  In Minnesota, having a Mechanic’s Lien gives the lien claimant three advantages: a)        A Secured Interest in the Real Estate being improved. b)        Statutory Interest on Past Due Amounts. c)        Court Costs and Fees, plus a good chance at […]