CONSULTATION FEES

  • Initial Phone Call — $0
  • Two -Hour Assessment Consultation — $600

The assessment consultation is about evaluating the client’s circumstances, conflict style, and needs to help you choose the resolution process that is most likely to result in success for our client’s dispute.

 

HOURLY RATE SERVICES

  • Hourly Rate — $250/hour

Hourly rate services can include case assessment, investigation, information discovery, advice, negotiation, mediation, option generation, legal research, education, coaching, drafting, and court representation.

 

FLAT RATE SERVICES

Typical Joint Petition Divorce Services:

  • Preparation of a Separation Agreement — $1,000

Includes drafting of document based on memo or direction provided by client, review/signing meeting, and one round of revisions. Any negotiation or multiple rounds of revisions will be charged on a hourly basis.

  • Preparation of Divorce Filing Forms — $250

Includes drafting of Joint Petition and related documents and review/signing meeting. Does not include any Financial Statements or Separation Agreements.

  • Preparation of Financial Statement — $250

Information for Financial Statement must be provided by the client. Includes drafting based on information provided by client, review meeting, advice about best practices, and one round of revisions.

  • Attendance at Uncontested Divorce Hearing (representation only) — $500-$1,000

In Massachusetts, a Joint Petition for Divorce is presented at an uncontested hearing for approval by a Judge. We can prepare the client for what to expect and can help by answering any questions the Judge may ask about the agreement.

  • Preparation of a Prenuptial or Postnuptial Agreement — $1,000

Includes drafting of document based on memo or direction provided by the client, review/signing meeting, and one round of revisions. Multiple rounds of revisions will be paid for on an hourly rate.

  • Standard home closing —  $750

This includes drafting and reviewing the Offer, Purchase and Sale, and all relating documents for the home sale. Title-related work requires an additional fee billed at the hourly rate.

  • Uncontested guardianship — $1000

This includes all relevant document drafting for the probate matter.