As B.D. Stephenson demonstrates, a contractor's failure to follow a state's contractor licensure requirements can have an impact upon the ability of a general contractor and/or a subcontractor to enforce a contract.?Further, a state's contractor licensure requirements may be different for general contractors and subcontractors.?As such, general contractors and subcontractors must be aware of their specific licensure requirements for the states in which they perform work.
Gerald I. Katz is an attorney specializing in construction law throughout the United States with Katz & Stone LLP, Suite 600, 8230 Leesburg Pike, VA 22182.