California Divorce Attorney Fee Calculator
This includes biological and/or adopted children.
Additional issues regarding child custody, visitation, and support may need to be resolved.
This may save you time and money.
The agreement must be in writing. Verbal agreements are often dismissed in court.
Ex: Sole proprietorship, LLC and S-Corp Owner, or 1099 worker.
Extensive discovery may need to occur to review all streams of income.
Real estate specialist may need to appraise the value of your property.
Both parties may be subject to capital gains and tax deductions.
What is the salary difference between the spouses?
Spousal support is based on a formula. The court may take other factors into consideration when granting a spousal support order. Alimony may be awarded for up to six years or more for long term marriages that end in divorce or legal separation. Alimony is based on many factors that is subject to a balancing test.
Both parties may need to consult with an attorney to best protect their financial interest.
Both parties could spend an extensive amount of time dividing assets.
The court may divide debt in half between the parties unless the moving party can show the debt is a separate property.
You may need a QDRO to divide retirement accounts.
This tool provides an estimate amount only as to how much money you may or may not be required to pay an attorney in a contested divorce. Contact an attorney to discuss your contested divorce case in confidence.
Flat Fee Uncontested Divorce Service
Contact San Diego Esquire for more information about our flat fee uncontested divorce service. Our California licensed attorney will serve as your third party mediator to help you complete the divorce process in an affordable manner. Review our California Uncontested Divorce Services for more information.