Our expert team of fixed fee divorce & family lawyers in London offer professional legal services with very reasonable fixed fees for divorce and family law cases under flexible payment terms for all of our clients. We accept payment of our affordable fixed fees by instalments. Our fixed fee divorce and family lawyers can also provide legal services for divorce and family matters remotely through phone/emails/skype and other modern means of communication whereby you do not have to attend our office premises. Ask a question to our expert team of divorce & family lawyers for free divorce & family law advice.

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What Is Fixed Fee?
Fixed Fee - Divorce & Family Law Advice Service
Fixed Fee - Divorce, Dissolution, Annulment Of Marriage & Judicial Separation
Fixed Fee - Divorce / Civil Partnership Dissolution Financial Settlement
Fixed Fee - Spousal Maintenance
Fixed Fee - Financial Settlement After An Overseas Divorce / Civil Partnership Dissolution
Fixed Fee - Child Arrangements Order
Fixed Fee - Special Guardianship Order
Fixed Fee - Non-Molestation Order And/Or Occupation Order
Fixed Fee - Contesting A Non-Molestation Order/Application
Fixed Fee - Separation Agreement & Pre Nuptial Agreement
Our Hourly Rate For Divorce & Family Law Matters
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What Is Fixed Fee For Divorce & Family Law Matters?

A Fixed Fee Arrangement is an alternative to the standard hourly rate used by divorce and family law solicitors with a fixed price for each stage of legal work.  Agreed fixed fee is not dictated by the time spent on the case.  The agreed fixed fee gives certainty of legal costs and thus enables you to budget for your lawyer’s fees for divorce and family law matters.

Our agreed fixed fee for divorce and family law cases covers all the work until we recieve a written decision for the stage of the divorce or family law matter for which you have instructed us. Please be advised that our agreed fixed fee does not cover the third party charges e.g. court fees or Barrister's fees. We charge affordable fixed fees with an option to pay by instalments.

Fixed Fee - Divorce & Family Law Advice Service

Our fixed fee divorce and family law solicitors in London can provide expert divorce & family law advice service on fixed fee basis. You can schedule an appointment for detailed divorce & family law advice session concerning your divorce & family law matter for just £80 (VAT included).

A detailed divorce & family law advice service during our office hours can be provided:

  • through face to face consultation in our office; or
  • over the phone; or
  • through Skype.

Our fixed fee divorce and family law solicitors will agree with you, upfront, the total fixed fee to handle your divorce and family law matter during the legal advice session and if you instruct us for your divorce and family law matter within 2 weeks, your consultation fee will be taken off the fixed fee quoted to handle your divorce & family law case.

Fixed Fee - Divorce, Dissolution, Annulment Of Marriage & Judicial Separation

Our fixed fee divorce lawyers in London can act for your divorce, dissolution of civil partnership, annulment of marriage and judicial separation on fixed fee basis. The agreed fixed fee will be dependent on the volume of work involved in the case and the complexity of the matter. Please be advised that our fixed fees do not cover the court fees and the Barrister's fees.

Matter Type Our Fixed Fee Range
Uncontested Divorce From £600 + VAT to £1,200 + VAT
Contested Divorce N/A (We only take on contested divorce cases on hourly rate basis with hourly rate from £120 + VAT)
Uncontested Dissolution From £600 + VAT to £1,200 + VAT
Contested Dissolution N/A (We only take on contested dissolution cases on hourly rate basis with hourly rate from £120 + VAT)
Uncontested Annulment Of Marriage From £600 + VAT to £1,200 + VAT
Contested Annulment Of Marriage N/A (We only take on contested annulment of marriage cases on hourly rate basis with hourly rate from £120 + VAT)
Uncontested Judicial Separation From £600 + VAT to £1,200 + VAT
Contested Judicial Separation N/A (We only take on contested judicial separation cases on hourly rate basis with hourly rate from £120 + VAT)

Fixed Fee - Divorce / Civil Partnership Dissolution Financial Settlement

Our fixed fee divorce lawyers in London can act for your divorce financial settlement proceedings or civil partnership dissolution financial settlement proceedings on fixed fee basis. The agreed fixed fee will be dependent on the volume of work involved in the case and the complexity of your financial settlement matter. Please be advised that our fixed fees do not cover the court fees and the Barrister's fees.

Casework Stage Fixed Fee Range (Acting For The Petitioner) Our Fixed Fee Range (Acting For The Respondent)
Preparation for mediation for financial settlement, mediation referral and follow up advice. From £500 + VAT To £800 + VAT From £500 + VAT To £800 + VAT
In case of agreement being reached in mediation, reviewing agreement and advising on the same. Where acting for the petitioner, preparing and filing of consent order with the family court. From £700 + VAT To £1,200 + VAT From £500 + VAT To £800 + VAT

In case of no agreement being reached in mediation, all the work from issuing financial proceedings until First Appointment Hearing.

 From £2,000 + VAT To £3,000 + VAT From £1,500 + VAT To £2,500 + VAT

Preparation for First Dispute Resolution (FDR) Hearing and carrying out all our work until the First Dispute Resolution (FDR) Hearing.

From £3000 + VAT To £4,000 + VAT From £2,500 + VAT To £3,500 + VAT

Preparation for Final Hearing and carrying out all the work until the Final Hearing.

From £4,000 + VAT To £5,000 + VAT From £4,000 + VAT To £5,000 + VAT

Fixed Fee - Spousal Maintenance

Our fixed fee divorce lawyers in London can act for your spousal maintenance matter on fixed fee basis. Our fixed fees for various stages of the spousal maintenance proceedings are given in the fee table below. The agreed fixed fee will be dependent on the volume of work involved in the case and the complexity of the matter. Please be advised that our fixed fees do not cover the court fees and the Barrister's fees.

Casework Stage Fixed Fee Range (Acting For The Petitioner) Fixed Fee Range (Acting For The Respondent)
Preparation for mediation for spousal maintenance, mediation referral and follow up advice. From £500 + VAT To £800 + VAT From £500 + VAT To £800 + VAT
In case of agreement being reached in mediation, reviewing agreement and advising on the same. Where acting for the petitioner, preparing and filing of consent order with the family court. From £500 + VAT To £800 + VAT From £500 + VAT To £600 + VAT

In case of no agreement being reached in mediation, all the work from issuing financial proceedings until First Appointment Hearing.

 From £1,200 + VAT To £1,800 + VAT From £1,000 + VAT To £1,500 + VAT
Preparation for First Dispute Resolution (FDR) Hearing and carrying out all our work until the First Dispute Resolution (FDR) Hearing. From £1,500 + VAT To £2,000 + VAT From £1,200 + VAT To £1,800 + VAT
Preparation for Final Hearing and carrying out all the work until the Final Hearing. From £1,800 + VAT To £2,200 + VAT From £1,800 + VAT To £2,200 + VAT

Fixed Fee - Financial Settlement After An Overseas Divorce / Civil Partnership Dissolution

Our fixed fee divorce lawyers in London can act for financial settlement proceedings in England after an overseas divorce or civil partnership dissolution on fixed fee basis. The agreed fixed fee will be dependent on the volume of work involved in the case and the complexity of the matter. Please be advised that our fixed fees do not cover the court fees and the Barrister's fees.

Casework Stage Fixed Fee Range (Acting For The Petitioner) Fixed Fee Range (Acting For The Respondent)
Preparing and filing an application for permission to apply for financial settlement after an overseas divorce / civil partnership dissolution. All the work until decision on the permission application is covered. From £800 + VAT To £1,200 + VAT From £600 + VAT To £1,000 + VAT

All the work from grant of permission until First Appointment Hearing.

 From £2,000 + VAT To £3,000 + VAT From £1,500 + VAT To £2,500 + VAT

Preparation for First Dispute Resolution (FDR) Hearing and carrying out all the work until First Dispute Resolution (FDR) Hearing.

From £3000 + VAT To £4,000 + VAT From £2,500 + VAT To £3,500 + VAT
Preparation for Final Hearing and carrying out all the work until the Final Hearing. From £4,000 + VAT To £5,000 + VAT From £4,000 + VAT To £5,000 + VAT

Fixed Fee - Child Arrangements Order

Our fixed fee family law solicitors in London can act for various stages of the child arrangements order on fixed fee basis. The agreed fixed fee will be dependent on the volume of work involved in the child arrangements order case and the complexity of the matter. Please be advised that our fixed fees do not cover the Barrister's fees.

Casework Stage Our Fixed Fee (Acting For The Applicant) Our Fixed Fee (Acting For The Respondent)

Preparing and filing child arrangement order application (C100 Application) and attending initial court hearing called First Hearing Dispute Resolution Appointment.

From £700 + VAT To £1,200 + VAT From £600 + VAT To £1,000 + VAT
Interim Hearing (if listed) From £500 + VAT To £800 + VAT From £500 + VAT To £800 + VAT
Fact Finding Hearing (if listed) from £2,000 + VAT To £3,000 + VAT from £2,000 + VAT To £3,000 + VAT
Dispute Resolution Hearing / Early Final Hearing from £2,000 + VAT To £3,000 + VAT from £2,000 + VAT To £3,000 + VAT

preparing for Final Hearing and carrying out all the work until Final Hearing

From £3,000 + VAT To £4,000 + VAT From £3,000 + VAT To £4,000 + VAT

Fixed Fee - Special Guardianship Order

Our fixed fees for various stages of the special guardianship order are given in the fee table below. The agreed fixed fee will be dependent on the volume of work involved in the case and the complexity of the matter. Please be advised that our fixed fees do not cover the Barrister's fees.

Casework Stage Fixed Fee Range
  • preparing and filing notice of an application for Special Guardianship Order with the relevant local authority;
  • attending the court the initial court hearing.
From £700 + VAT To £1,000 + VAT
Interim Hearing (if listed) From £500 + VAT To £800 + VAT
preparing for Final Hearing and carrying out all the work until Final Hearing  From £3,000 + VAT To £4,000 + VAT

Fixed Fee - Non-Molestation Order And/Or Occupation Order

Our fixed fee divorce and family lawyers in London can act for various stages of the non-molestation order and/or occupation order on fixed fee basis. The agreed fixed fee will be dependent on the volume of work involved in the non-molestation order and/or occupation order case and the complexity of the matter. Please be advised that our fixed fees do not cover the Barrister's fees.

Casework Stage Our Fixed Fee (Acting For The Applicant)

Injunction Without Notice (Emergency Injunction). Preparing and filing an emergency application without notice to the Respondent and attending the court hearing (without involving the Barrister) to get an emergency injunction from the family court.

From £600 + VAT To £1,000 + VAT

Injunction With Notice

All the work until First Hearing date.

 From £800 + VAT To £1200 + VAT
Interim Hearing (if listed) From £500 + VAT To £800 + VAT
Fact Finding Hearing (if listed) From £1,500 + VAT To £2,500 + VAT

Preparing for Final Hearing and carrying out all the work until the Final Hearing.

From £2,500 + VAT To £3,500 + VAT

Fixed Fee - Contesting A Non-Molestation Order/Application

Our fixed fee divorce and family law solicitors in London can act for various stages of contesting a non-molestation order or application on fixed fee basis. The agreed fixed fee will be dependent on the volume of work involved in the case and the complexity of the matter. Please be advised that our fixed fees do not cover the Barrister's fees.

Casework Stage Fixed Fee Range (Acting For The Respondent)

All the work until First Hearing date.

From £650 + VAT To £1,000 + VAT
Interim Hearing (if listed) From £500 + VAT To £800 + VAT
Fact Finding Hearing (if listed) From £1,500 + VAT To £2,500 + VAT
Preparing for Final Hearing and carrying out all the work until the Final Hearing. From £2,500 + VAT To £4,000 + VAT

Fixed Fee - Separation Agreement & Pre Nuptial Agreement

Matter Type Our Fixed Fee
Prenuptial Agreement From £700 + VAT
Separation/Financial Settlement Agreement From £700 + VAT

Our Hourly Rate For Divorce & Family Law Matters

If you instruct us on hourly rate basis, our hourly rate for all divorce and family law matters are from £120 + VAT to £200 + VAT per hour. The agreed fixed fee will be dependent on the complexity of the matter and the volume of work involved in the divorce or family matter.

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