Kahler Law Office
Amy K. Kahler

Frequently asked questions

FAQ


How much do you charge?

Depending on the service, we will charge either an hourly rate or a flat rate.  Hourly rates for attorneys are between $225 - 275, and service providers like process servers and experts will be provided at-cost with no additional surcharge. 

Flat rate packages are offered for some types of litigation matters and estate planning, which vary according to the complexity of the case.  

DO YOU CHARGE FOR A FIRST MEETING?

Yes, an initial consultation fee of $75 is charged for the first meeting.  Should you decide to retain our services, we will enter into a contract which will detail the services, charges, and methods of billing.

What formS of payment do you accept?

We accept cash, check, or credit card.

Do you have payment plans? 

We do not offer payment plans, all retainers are due before the start of services.

How do you keep track of time and expenses?

We keep track of time in hourly increments of .10 (or 6 minutes), rounded to the nearest increment.  For example, if you require a phone call that is 7 minutes long, you will be charged for .10 of an hour.

How can I make an appointment?

Consultations are available on Wednesdays and Fridays by appointment.  Contact us by phone at (206) 841-6343 or email:  amy@kahlerlaw.net.