Scott Wolfe Jr

CEO at Levelset


New Orleans, LA

About Scott Wolfe Jr
A husband, dad, & entrepreneur in New Orleans, Scott founded Levelset to even the $1 trillion construction playing field and make payments easier, faster, and more predictable. Levelset is used by thousands of contractors and suppliers nationwide to make payments easier on billions in contract value each year. Scott is a licensed attorney who previously practiced construction law. Recognized by New Orleans City Business as an “Innovator of the Year” and part of their “Leadership in Law Hall of Fame,” Scott has been on the Silicon Bayou 100 list every year since 2014, is a winner of Idea Village & Jim Coulter’s IDEAPitch, is the ACG’s reigning Emerging Growth Company, and a Junior Achievement Rising Star.
Recent articles by Scott Wolfe Jr

Tips for GCs to collect & track pay applications from multiple subs

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Depending on the size of a construction project, there can be anywhere from five to forty or more subcontractors working, and progress billing, on a job. Of course, everyone may... Read more

5 Common Payment Application Mistakes That Subcontractors Make (And How To Fix Them)

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For most projects, a simple invoice is all you need to submit in order to get paid. On larger projects, particularly in commercial construction, there may be additional documents that... Read more

How GCs and Subs Can Prevent Construction Disputes – And Resolve Them When Necessary

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General contractors (GCs) and subcontractors (subs) work together closely on projects. With money, reputation, and egos on the line, disagreements are bound to happen. Property owners, GCs, and subs all... Read more

In Construction, Transparency is Key to Getting Paid On Time and Delivering Projects Under Budget

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No matter how hard contractors try to avoid this situation, the reality is, construction payments are slow. According to the 2019 National Construction Payments Report, about half of all U.S.... Read more

Keep The Lights On: Solving the 7 Biggest Cash Flow Problems for Contractors

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Managing cash flow is difficult for any company, but cash flow problems for contractors are some of the worst. Construction payment takes 83 days on average, according to PWC. (That’s... Read more

What Contractors Need to Know About Working with Construction Lenders

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Most construction projects are expensive. While a home remodel project might be as little as a few thousand dollars, a commercial project can stretch into the billions of dollars. Unless... Read more

Where Is All My Cash? 6 Cash Flow Management Strategies for Contractors

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Where is all my cash? You might have asked yourself this question before. Many contractors find themselves being profitable but still stuck with negative cash flow. Why is that? You... Read more

4 Common Reasons Small Contractors Fail (and How to Solve The Problem)

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Any contractor on any project can experience problems. But small contractors bring a particular set of challenges to the job site. If they don’t take the right steps to overcome... Read more

The Best Lien Filing Services in Texas (with Reviews & Ratings)

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If you aren’t getting paid and are considering filing a mechanics lien in Texas, you may wonder if you should do it yourself, hire a lien filing service, or turn... Read more

Best Lien Filing Services in Arizona (with Reviews & Ratings)

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If you’re reading this, then there’s a good chance you haven’t been paid for a project, and you’re looking into filing a mechanics lien in Arizona. If it’s your first... Read more

2019 National Construction Payments Report

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Getting paid in construction is slow, hard, and stressful – that’s the takeaway from a survey of over 500 construction professionals conducted in collaboration between Levelset and TSheets by Quickbooks. ... Read more

The Five Largest Liens Filed in Santa Clara County, CA in June 2019

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Imagine if you’re a construction management company and you’ve just invested a little over $1M into a project and you haven’t been paid. You’ve already bought all the materials, you’ve... Read more

The Six Largest Liens Filed in Los Angeles County, CA in June 2019

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So you’ve just invested nearly $33M into a massive construction project in one of the largest markets in the U.S. and you’re not getting paid…what do you do? You’ve bought... Read more

The Five Largest Liens Filed in Dallas County, TX in June 2019

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When there’s almost $2.5 million on the line during a construction project, it would be ideal to never worry about getting paid that large chunk of cash. But unfortunately, such... Read more

5 Best Construction Attorneys in Los Angeles 2019

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Do you have a construction payment issue or contract dispute in Los Angles? Should you contact a construction attorney, and if so, who? In this article, we cover some of... Read more

Best Lien Filing Services in Florida: Reviews and Guide

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If you are considering filing a mechanics lien in Florida in order to collect money that you are owed, you may ask yourself if you should do it yourself, hire... Read more

Best Preliminary Notice Services in Arizona: Reviews and Guide

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All parties who want to retain their lien rights in Arizona are required to file a preliminary notice. These notices are often called 20-day notices because they need to be... Read more

California Mechanics Lien Filing Services – Reviews & Ratings

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Getting paid in the construction industry is complicated, and even if you’ve done everything right, you still may not get paid. If you are considering filing a mechanics lien in... Read more

Texas Construction Monthly Notice Services – Reviews & Ratings

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Texas has some of the most confusing preliminary notice requirements and deadlines in the US. While unnecessarily complicated, these notices are required because they create visibility to improve communication and... Read more

How to File Multiple Mechanics Liens Fast

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If you find yourself needing to file multiple liens at once, this guide is a great place to start for anyone looking to file a lot of liens. Read more

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