Garageman's Lien Law and Legal Definition

Garageman's Lien is a type of lien that gives a security interest in an automobile to someone who performs work on it. It is essentially, a mechanic's lien by another name. Garageman's lien is the extension of a mechanic's lien to include payment for work on automobiles. Whereas, mechanic's lien is a lien to secure payment for work and materials in erecting or repairing a building or other structure.