There is significant evidence. What is the approximate cost and time required? The house is on the market and it could be sold at any time, so time is critical.
also, do any lawyers in NZ work on contingency? The last NZ lawsuit I was involved in, the lawyer merely ran up the clock, and came up with encouraging predictions, but after running up $40,000 in fees, he passed it on to a colleague because he "got busy with another case".
That sounds really high. Is that $8,000-$10,000 for legal fees or court costs or both? Is that only for the freezing order or for complete filing of the case?
If you can refer me to someone to write the letter, that would be great.
How much do they typically charge just to write the letter at first?
That would be fairly modest I think-i think a few hundred at the most. Perhaps a Wellington lawyer-Ord Legal XXXXX@XXXXXX.XXX, who is a very experienced lawyer with moderate fees
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