Mechanic's lien flowchart
The many variables to be considered when determining the availability and/or timing for filing mechanic’s liens in the state of Ohio can often cause confusion among even the most seasoned industry practitioners. McDonald Hopkins has assembled a comprehensive chart explaining what steps to take and when depending on your role on the project.
The Mechanic’s Lien Flowchart (below) addresses the various situations that impact whether a contractor has lien rights and the deadlines for filing such claims on both private and public construction projects. Be sure to print this out or save it to your company’s files for quick reference in the future if you need to determine your lien rights on a particular project.