Legal Fees

Serving Waukegan, Libertyville, Lake County, Gurnee & nearby areas of Illinois

Pricing Schedule


Divorce and Family Law Matters

  • Free initial 30 minute consultation.
  • Billing rate: $275/hour.
  • Advance payment retainer set at initial meeting depending on complexity of the case.

Mediation:  Divorce and Family Law 

  • Billing rate: $275/hour
  • Payment expected at end of mediation session
  • Additional fees due for preparing reports


  • $500 flat fee plus costs for an uncontested case.  $800 flat fee plus costs if the tenant requests and is granted a trial or files a motion to vacate a default judgment.
  • Costs average $400-$800.
  • Costs vary from case to case and include the court filing fee, service of process fees and/or the costs to have the sheriff schedule and attend an eviction.
  • We represent landlords only and only for property located in Lake County, IL.

Wills, Trusts and Estate Planning

  • Flat fee of $500-$2000 depending upon complexity of the estate.
  • Typically includes a will and/or living trust, living will, power of attorney for health care and power of attorney for property.

Real Estate Closings

  • Flat fee of $500 for purchase or sale of residential real estate located in Lake County, Illinois.
  • Hourly rate of $300.00 for commercial property