Initial Comprehensive Advice Consultation $220
Up to two hours Face to Face with one of our Family Lawyers. Comprehensive advice includes: Parenting Advice based upon age and needs of children. Financial property Settlements-Percentage breakdown of Financial Settlement Assets and Liabilities of the relationship.
Parenting Plans $600
Preparation of a Parenting Plan for Parents who can co-parent and wish to have their agreement prepared in writing. Parenting Plans are not legally Binding but are a brilliant asset for Parents who want a written agreement in place. Clients retain the word version of the Agreement so they can update as required.
Draft Consent Orders (Parenting or Property) $650
Preparation of draft consent orders for clients to file with their 'Do it Yourself Consent Orders'. Once filed with the Federal Circuit & Family Court of Australia and Orders are made as final, they will be legally binding on parties.
Draft Consent Orders for Parenting and Property $1,200
Preparation of both parenting and property settlement draft consent orders for clients to file with their Do it Yourself Consent Orders. Once filed with the Federal Circuit & Family Court of Australia and Orders are made as final, they will be legally binding on parties.
Preparation of Binding Financial Agreement From $1,500-$5,000
Binding Financial Agreements are Legally Binding on Parties. Both Parties require their own Independent Legal Representative. Costs depend upon whether we are retained to provide advice and Solicitors Certificate of a document drafted by another firm, or we are to draft the document. Extensive negotiation between parties will fall into the higher cost region. (Binding Financial Agreements include: Prenups, De-facto Relationships & Marital Relationship Settlements)
Preparation of Application for Consent Orders $3,500 -$5,000
We prepare the Application and Draft Orders for Parenting and Property Settlement to be filed with the Federal Circuit & Family Law Court. Filing Fees included in fixed Fee Agreement. Included are all consultations with client, preparation of all documents, Communication with Superannuation Funds if required. Filing with the court and any communication with court if requested. Application for consent orders require no court appearance. Once Orders are made as final by the Court they are legally binding on Parties. The lower end pricing is for parties that have an agreement in mind and minimal negotiations.
Court Attendance and Court Initial or Response Applications
We will provide a quote after consultation with client.