Q: What is the customary fee for an divorce attorney In a court negotiation ?
Is 5k normal for the 1 hour
Competent experienced family law attorneys charge $300-700 per hour. Less experienced attorneys may charge less.
Most family law attorneys expect to provide more than a one hour consultation. A request for $5,000 sounds like a request for an initial retainer for a basic family law matter like a divorce.
$5,000 for a single one-hour consultation sounds excessive.
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