By Alex Barthet

On this episode, Alex is going to answer the question if lost or damaged equipment or material is lienable. He will also talk about what liening allows you to do. It allows you to put an encumbrance on the property so that you can sell it to recover the money that you’re owed. But is damaged equipment lienable? Stay tuned.

Alexander Barthet is a board certified construction attorney in Florida and holds a B.S. in mechanical engineering. He manages The Barthet Firm, a construction law firm in Miami, and maintains a construction law blog at He can be reached at 305-347-5295 or