The New Jersey Construction Lien Law

HNW Real Estate, Landlord/Tenant, and Zoning

By Fredrick P. Niemann, Esq. of Hanlon Niemann & Wright, a Freehold, NJ Construction and Materials Lien Attorney Construction liens are seldom discussed. So, before we dive into the details of Groesbeck v. Linden in order to illustrate some of the legal quandaries one might find themselves in when dealing with a construction lien, we will talk about some of the basics of The Construction Lien Law, N.J. Stat. Ann. 2A:44.  There are many different provisions and articles of the law, but we will discuss only the most important parts. In general, the law affords a contractor who supplies work, services, or materials the right to file a lien to get paid. It’s a right however subject to the interests …