An uncontested divorce is one in which both spouses are seeking the divorce and there are no outstanding disputes regarding custody or financial issues. Typically, a relatively simple uncontested divorce is one in which:
If this accurately describes your situation, I may be able to assist you in obtaining a reasonably quick and inexpensive divorce.
If you are in need of independent legal advice to sign a separation agreement (otherwise known as Minutes of Settlement), I would be happy to assist you by providing such advice and also by negotiating with your spouse's lawyer, when necessary. I charge $250 an hour (plus GST) for such independent legal advice and negotiation services.
I can also draft for you a separation agreement (Minutes of Settlement). My rate for this service starts at $1000 (plus GST) but varies depending on the complexity of the matter and the time involved in drafting the agreement.
You may have doubts or concerns about the work your lawyer is doing for you or the advice your lawyer has given you. I can provide you with a second opinion for divorce and family law cases. I charge $250 an hour (plus GST) for second opinions.