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I am contemplating a divorce after 48 years. Could you

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I am contemplating a divorce after 48 years. Could you please give me an idea of the cost?

Lawyer's Assistant: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

Georgia, Atlanta

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No

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Lawyer: LegalKnowledge, Attorney replied 9 months ago
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Lawyer: LegalKnowledge, Attorney replied 9 months ago
The cost will depend on if your spouse is going to contest this. I say this because if it is uncontested and attorney could represent you and charge a flat fee. It could be around $2000-$3000 but prices do vary. Now, if this is contested , a lot of hours could be put in and the attorney is likely going to want a retainer plus charge you and hourly rate so depending on how much there is to fight over and issues to address and argue this could end up costing thousands of dollars
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I just wanted to follow up and see if you had any other questions or needed me to clarify something. I am here to help, so please let me know. Thanks!

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