Fixed Fees and Cost Options
Divorce, separation and issues concerning children can be some of the most stressful situations you may have to deal with. You can be assured that at Stephen Rimmer LLP, we offer sympathetic and informed advice.
Our friendly team also have particular expertise in dealing with financial disputes, including those involving complex situations such as foreign or trust assets.
Our range of fixed fee services in the Family department offer more for less to our clients, and our experienced legal teams add value to the solution of your legal issues.
Fixed Price Divorce and Financial Issues Representation
Getting divorced can seem costly both financially and emotionally.
In order to take out some of the financial uncertainties that are associated with divorce, Stephen Rimmer LLP has introduced a range of fixed price services. This enables individuals to have greater financial control when dealing with both their divorce and related arrangements.
Fixed Price Divorce – What does the service include?
We offer a fixed price for the work that we do in divorce cases – whether you are divorcing someone or someone is divorcing you. The price we charge provides a cost effective solution to divorce proceedings, as well as granting all the professional support that you require at this difficult time.
What is included in the Fixed Price Divorce?
Our Fixed Fee divorce package includes all steps regarding the divorce from our initial meeting through to Decree Absolute.
We offer all clients who use the fixed price divorce a free new or revised basic Will so that the change in your personal circumstances can be accurately reflected in your Will.
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What is not included in the Fixed Price Divorce?
Our fixed price divorce package does not include any associated work such as in relation to your matrimonial finance (ancillary relief) or detailed legal advice provided where there is a dispute regarding children. We do reserve the right to increase our charges if unforeseen extra work is incurred.
How do I order and pay for the Fixed Price Divorce?
The price for a person wanting to commence divorce proceedings (known as a Petitioner) is £600 + VAT and disbursements (expenses) assuming there are no unforeseen problems or complexities.
In addition to the charges outlined above, a court fee of £550 will have to be paid by the party commencing the divorce proceedings.
If you are a person who has received a divorce petition (known as a Respondent), the fixed price is £400 + VAT.
Please Click here to register your interest with us and we will, on receipt, contact you and provide further information. We offer an initial free diagnostic consultation (up to 30 minutes) with no obligation to proceed.
For co-habitees, our team is experienced in advising couples either at the start of their relationship (for example when they buy their first house together) or as a result of the breakdown of their relationship.
Our team includes specialists to represent the interests of the child directly where the need arises. At Stephen Rimmer LLP, we have chosen to provide public funding (formerly Legal Aid) where eligible, and we are conscious of the concerns of our clients in relation to the cost of the legal advice and representation.
We offer variety of payment and cost options including fixed fees for certain work and stage payments if appropriate.
To see how our family law team may be able to help, you can contact us by phone on 01323 644 222 to arrange an appointment or Click here to register your details.