This is a document that transfers the interest in a mechanic’s lien on a specific piece of
property from the current lienholder (the “Assignor”) to a third party (the “Assignee”).
The Assignee must pay something of value for the transfer and the Assignor verifies the
validity of the lien by providing the address of the property and the details of the lien’s
recordation. This agreement should be used by parties that want to buy or sell a
mechanic’s lien on a specific piece of property.
Assignment of Lien
This assignment is made on (date) by (name of lienholder), of (street address, city, state, zip
code), herein referred to as Assignor, to (Name of Assignee) of (street address, city, state, zip
code), herein referred to as "Assignee".
In consideration of $__________, receipt of which is hereby acknowledged, Assignor does
hereby assign to Assignee the mechanic's lien on the property of (name of property owner,
located at (street address, city, state, zip code), which has been duly recorded in the office of
(name of office), in Volume (number), Page_______, a copy of which is attached hereto.
Whereas, the intent of this assignment is to transfer to Assignee full power to collect that certain
sum secured by said lien, Assignor does hereby appoint Assignee his attorney in fact, with full
authority to enforce the lien herein assigned, and to collect and receive the debt secured by
said lien, as Assignor would do if this assignment were not being made. Any costs incurred by
the Assignee in enforcing the assigned lien, shall be borne by the Assignee.
WITNESS our signatures as of the day and date first above stated.
(Signature of Assignor) (Signature of Assignee)
(Printed Name of Assignor) (Printed Name of Assignee)