Tilting at Windmills or Blowing Away Lien Rights

Tilting at Windmills or Blowing Away Lien Rights
December 2017
James Rofhling
Substance Magazine

James Rohlfing, a partner in the Firm’s Construction Practice, authored this article in the December 2017 issue of Substance Magazine. In the article, James uses a recent Illinois Appellate Court decision, AUI Construction Group, LLC v. Vaessen to explain how mechanics lien rights for contractors, material suppliers and subcontractors are being threatened, and to illustrate the reluctance of Illinois courts to permit mechanics liens against easements.

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