Divorce Fees & Other fixed price family law fees

Fee Summary

The following is a summary of the fees we charge. Please see the individual pages for full details of fees and disbursements.

Our Fixed Fee for an Uncontested Divorce – where you are the Petitioner (the person starting the proceedings) – only applicable in uncontested case

This fee is applicable where your spouse agrees to a divorce and there are no other issues that you wish us to advise you upon.

Our fees: £495
VAT on our fees: Not applicable
Court fees: £385
Total: £880.00

Court fees

The divorce Court will require you to pay standard government fees. These are currently £340 payable when the petition is filed and £45 to apply for the Decree Absolute at the end of the case. These are included in our total cost for a fixed fee divorce.

Our Fixed Fee for an Uncontested Divorce – where you are the Respondent (your spouse has started the proceedings) – only applicable in uncontested case

 

 Our fixed fee for uncontested respondent divorce is applicable if your spouse has started proceedings, you agree to a divorce and want to reply to divorce papers you have received.

Our fees: £250
VAT on our fees: Not applicable
Court fees: none
Total: £250.00

Fees for Contested divorce issues

 

If there are additional issues to be resolved (e.g. sorting out a financial agreement, advice on contact to children, not being able to trace the other party, the other party denying receipt of the papers, needing to obtain a private detective and so on) we will charge for this additional work. However, any extra costs will be discussed and agreed with you before any work is undertaken. We are willing to agree fixed cost ceilings and a competitive hourly rate (currently our hourly rate is £75.00).

Prenuptial Agreement

Our Fixed Fee – only applicable in uncontested case

Our fees: £500.00
VAT on our fees: not applicable
Total: £500.00

The fee assumes you have agreed what you would like to happen if your relationship ends.

Living Together Agreement

Our fees: £500.00
VAT on our fees: not applicable
Total: £500.00

The fee assumes you have agreed what you would like to happen if your relationship ends.

Separation Agreement

Fixed Fee – only applicable in uncontested case

Our fees: £500.00
VAT on fees: not applicable
Total: £500.00

The fee assumes you have agreed what you would like to happen with the other party now that the relationship is at an end.

Parental Responsibility Agreement

Fixed Fee – only applicable in uncontested case

Our fees: £300.00
VAT on fees: not applicable
Total: £300.00

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