• Georgia Court of Appeals Upholds Lien, but the Lien May Have Limited Value
  • March 14, 2013 | Authors: Eric L. Hurst; William R. Wildman
  • Law Firm: Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP - Atlanta Office
  • In a recent case, the Georgia Court of Appeals reaffirmed that, in most instances, a contractor’s or materialmen’s lien may only be asserted against “whatever interest his employer had in the property at the time the work was done or the materials were furnished.” Pinnacle Properties V, LLC v. Mainline Supply of Atlanta, LLC, 735 S.E.2d 166, 170 (2012).