Understanding Mechanic's Liens

Event Description

Deadline to Register: March 5, 2019

This presentation will explore the core elements of MN mechanic’s lien law: the requirements to create a lien and perfect a lien to protect a contractor’s right to payment; lien priority; lien foreclosure; resolution/satisfaction; the impact of a lien on property title; the import of proper lien practices (safeguarding against slander of title); what the title company requires to release the lien; and whether/how liens expire; and practical tips for contractors to safeguard their right to a lien.

Registration, breakfast and networking will be from 7:30-8:00 am, and the CLE presentation will be from 8:00-9:00 am.


Kristine Kubes | Attorney | Kubes Law

Sarah Fisher-Otten | Attorney | Fisher Law Firm

Chad Novak | Vice President - Underwriting Counsel, Midwest Region | Alliant National Title Insurance Company

CLE Credits:

1.0 Standard CLE Credits Approved | Event Code: 269904


Section Member: $10
MSBA Member not in the Section: $15
Non-MSBA Member:  $20
Law Student: Free

Remote Participation: 

Remote participation via webcast is available. Please indicate this option when registering. Instructions will be emailed to you the week day prior to the CLE. 

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Questions? Contact Kara Haro | 612-278-6329

The MSBA is committed to creating an inclusive environment in which all members can participate fully. If you need reasonable accommodations to participate in this event, please notify Kara Haro via phone or email: kharo@mnbar.org.  Please provide notification at least 72 hours prior to the meeting to allow sufficient time to make arrangements for accommodations.

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Thursday, March 7, 2019

7:30 AM to 9:00 AM

Hennepin Room / Stinson Leonard Street LLP Minneapolis, MN United States