Divorce and family law costs

Many of our services are available on a fixed fee basis. We aim to be clear about the cost of our services. If you have any queries about our costs, please ask.

Summary of divorce costs

Initial consultation

We provide an initial fixed fee face-to-face consultation – 1 hour of preliminary advice from our specialist team of family lawyers and an indication of the likely future costs involved in your case.

The fixed fee cost of this meeting is £200 plus VAT.

Read more about initial consultation costs.

Divorce and Civil Partnership Dissolution

Applicant – if the divorce or dissolution is undefended our fixed fee is £595 + VAT (£119) + Court fees (£550)

Respondent – our fixed fee is £300 + VAT (£60)

Read more about fixed fee divorce costs.

Financial Settlements, pensions and property

This is not a standard fixed fee service. Each case for Financial Settlement is very different. Subject to an assessment of the complexity of your case, we may be able to offer fixed fees that will be agreed with you and will be tailored to the particular needs of your case.

Read more about Financial Settlements costs.

Separation Agreement

Our fixed fee is £750 + VAT (£150)

Read more about Separation Agreement costs.

Cohabitation Agreement

Our fixed fee is £750 + VAT (£150)

Read more about Cohabitation Agreement costs.

Pre-nuptial Agreement

Our fixed fee is £1,500 + VAT (£300)

Read more about Pre-nuptial Agreement costs.

Children disputes

Our fixed fee is £750 + VAT (£150) + Court fee

Additional fee £500 + VAT for attendance at first Court appointment (up to ½ day)

Read more about children disputes costs.

Court proceedings costs

There are three stages to Court proceedings. We may be prepared to discuss and agree with you a fixed fee for each of these stages.

Reach more about Court proceedings costs.

Why choose Napthens?

  • Highly experienced specialist lawyers
  • Approachable and empathetic
  • Clear, straightforward advice
  • Expertise in advising on complex financial matters
  • Offices in Lancashire, Cumbria, Southport and Merseyside