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Rates, Fees, Payments

FLAT FEE COSTS TO HELP YOU PLAN

Clarity Law LLC is committed to a flat-fee cost model, when appropriate, to help you plan for a cost-efficient resolution to your dispute.

Clarity Law LLC makes it easy to pay via credit card or debit card. Payments may be made here.

MEDIATION IN DIVORCE OR FAMILY SEPARATION CASES BETWEEN TWO CLIENTS NOT INVOLVING CUSTODY OR PARENTING TIME ISSUES

The flat fee for mediation between two divorcing or separating clients not involving custody or parenting-time issues is usually $2,600. This fee is payable in two non-refundable installments of $1,300, split between the two parties. The first is due on receipt of the initial invoice and before any initial mediation session. The second is due at the start of the following month. This arrangement includes:

  • Two initial one-hour introductory sessions – one for each client.
  • Up-to four two-hour joint working sessions necessary to resolve the issues, and one 1-2 hour review and signing session.
  • Drafting and finalization of all agreement documents, including, if necessary, any pleadings or judgments needed to resolve the outstanding legal issues.
  • Filing your final documents with the Court if necessary (but does not include filing costs, split between the clients.)
  • Photocopying, office supplies, and postage.

The fee arrangement described above is for informational purposes only. A full description of the fee arrangements is outlined in the final Mediation Agreement between the clients and Clarity Law LLC. Neither the clients nor Clarity Law LLC are bound to any fee agreement until the parties enter into the final Mediation Agreement.

Clarity Law LLC makes it easy to pay via credit card or debit card. Payments may be made here.

MEDIATION IN DIVORCE OR FAMILY SEPARATION CASES BETWEEN TWO CLIENTS NOT INVOLVING CUSTODY OR PARENTING TIME ISSUES

The flat fee for mediation between two divorcing or separating clients involving custody or parenting-time issues is usually $3,400. This fee is payable in two non-refundable installments of $1,700, split between the two clients. The first is due on receipt of the initial invoice before any initial mediation session. The second is due at the start of the following month. This arrangement includes:

  • Two initial one-hour introductory sessions – one for each client.
  • Up-to six two-hour joint working sessions needed to resolve the issues and one 1-2 hour review and signing session.
  • Drafting and finalization of all agreement documents, including, if necessary, any pleadings or judgments needed to resolve the outstanding legal issues.
  • Filing of your final documents with the Court if necessary (but does not include filing costs, to be split between the parties.)
  • Photocopying, office supplies, and postage.

The fee arrangement described above is for informational purposes only. A full description of the fee arrangements is outlined in the final Mediation Agreement between the clients and Clarity Law LLC. Neither the clients nor Clarity Law LLC are bound to any fee agreement until the parties enter into the final Mediation Agreement.

Clarity Law LLC makes it easy to pay via credit card or debit card. Payments may be made here.

MEDIATION BETWEEN MULTIPLE CLIENTS IN MATTERS OTHER THAN DIVORCE OR FAMILY SEPARATION

The flat fee for mediation in matters that do not involve divorce or other family separation issues is usually $2,750. This fee is payable in two non-refundable installments of $1,375 split between the two parties. The first is due on receipt of the initial invoice before any initial mediation session. The second is due at the start of the following month. This arrangement includes:

  • Two or more initial one-hour introductory sessions – one for each participant (depending on the number of participants.)
  • Up-to four two-hour joint working sessions needed to resolve the issues and one 1-2 hour review and signing session.
  • Drafting and finalization of all agreement documents, including, if necessary, any pleadings or judgments needed to resolve the outstanding legal issues.
  • Filing of your final documents with the Court if necessary (but does not include filing costs, to be split between the parties.)
  • Photocopying, office supplies, and postage.

The fee arrangement described above is for informational purposes only. A full description of the fee arrangements is outlined in the final Mediation Agreement between the participants and Clarity Law LLC. Neither the participants nor Clarity Law LLC are bound to any fee agreement until the parties enter into the final Mediation Agreement.

Clarity Law LLC makes it easy to pay via credit card or debit card. Payments may be made here.

COLLABORATIVE DIVORCE OR FAMILY SEPARATION CASES

The usual flat fee for representation during a Collaborative Divorce with Clarity Law LLC is $3,600. This fee is payable in two non-refundable installments of $1,800. The first is due on receipt of the initial invoice, and the second is due at the start of the following month. This flat fee provides the client with all aspects of representation needed to resolve the Divorce or Family Separation case issues. These aspects include, but are not limited to: 

  • Advice on the exchange of all documents between the parties. Review of all exchanged documents.
  • Client preparation for Team Meetings.
  • Legal advice and guidance throughout the process.
  • Participation in meetings with all professionals.
  • Participation in up-to five Team Meetings.
  • Drafting and finalization of all agreement documents, including, if necessary, any pleadings or judgments needed to resolve the outstanding legal issues.
  • Filing of your final documents with the Court if necessary.
  • Photocopying, office supplies, and postage.

The fee arrangement described above is for informational purposes only. A full description of the fee arrangements is outlined in the final representation Agreement between the client and Clarity Law LLC. Neither the client nor Clarity Law LLC are bound to any fee agreement until the parties enter into the final Agreement is completed.

Clarity Law LLC makes it easy to pay via credit card or debit card. Payments may be made here.

OTHER REPRESENTATION

Patrick Ward provides other services to clients as needed during the mediation process as a consulting lawyer. Costs for this service are $200 per hour.

Clarity Law LLC makes it easy to pay via credit card or debit card. Payments may be made here.

CONTACT CLARITY LAW LLC TODAY

Clarity Law LLC is committed to answering your questions about family law issues in Portland and Northwest Oregon.

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