Fees

New clients can make an appointment for an initial, hour-long consultation with Andrea Evans, the Director of Evans Family Lawyers.

Fees for Family Law matters are calculated on an hourly basis as follows:

Director

$500.00 including GST per hour

Solicitor

$400.00 including GST per hour

Legal Secretary or Paralegal

$250.00 including GST per hour

Evans Family Lawyers has set fees for straightforward divorces only. Disbursements include the filing fee and serving fees. In the event that your application is defended, the fees will exceed those shown below and further work will be charged at our hourly rate. In this case, we will provide you with an estimate of fees.

Divorce (no children under the age of 18 years)

$990.00 including GST plus disbursements

Divorce (children under the age of 18 years)

$1,100.00 including GST plus disbursements

Divorce (separation under one roof or substituted/dispensing with service)

$1,100.00 including GST plus disbursements

Evans Family Lawyers also has set fees for drafting straightforward wills and powers of attorney. Both are $440.00 including GST, plus disbursements such as lodgement of your Power of Attorney with the ACT Land Titles office.

Evans Family Lawyers’ fees for conveyancing are $1,210.00 including GST, plus disbursements for sales and purchases.