Release of Lis Pendens (and other Encumbrances) Release of Judgment Lien Release of Mechanics Lien

KRS 382.470, KRS 382.365

The release requires the following:

  • The name of the person or entity releasing the lien (KRS 382.200)
  • The name of the person or entity being released (KRS 382.470 & 382.200)
  • The book and page reference being released (KRS 382.290 & 382.470)
  • Preparation statement (KRS 382.335) (if court prepared may not have a preparation statement)

The clerk shall request a return mail address (KRS 382.240)

The release must by signed and notarized by the person filing the notice or by the attorney of record in the action, or by a writing executed, acknowledged, and recorded in the manner provided for conveyance of land. KRS 382.470

Indexing information: These are indexed per KRS 382.470. The clerk shall index the name or names being released and link the release to the original lien in the indexing system. The first party is the person or entity bringing the action. The second party is the person the lien was filed against.

For documentation on judgment lien releases and mechanics lien releases refer to KRS 382.365.

Debbie Jones
Boyd County Clerk

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