Cases - Victory in Mechanic’s Lien Trial

Victory in Mechanic’s Lien Trial

Resolution Date
04/08/2015

Practice Areas
Construction Litigation
Construction Defect
Construction Insurance
Design Professional

Description

Andy Countryman recently obtained a verdict of $47,925 in a Mechanic’s Lien in favor of a general contractor who built the Hobby Lobby in Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina.  A subcontractor sued the general contractor for $90,000 of unpaid change orders.  Trial took place over two days in Charleston County in front of the Master-In-Equity.  The judge agreed that all but $2,075 of the charges were not legitimate and awarded $50,000 in attorney’s fees to the client, resulting in the $47,925 Judgment.

Attorneys Involved
Andrew W. Countryman

CCS Office
Atlanta