How do Fees Work in a Divorce Case?

  • You can seek, through the court, a request for Attorney’s fees to be paid by the moneyed spouse
  • The legislature created a reputable presumption that allows the non-moneyed spouse to be presumptively entitled to an award of Attorney’s fees
  • The first thing that the court considers is the disparity in the party’s income because there has to be a moneyed spouse, and a non-moneyed spouse for it to be paid

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This informational video was provided by Kate Falco, an experienced New York Divorce Lawyer.

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Out of Town Legal Resources

I talked to a gentleman recently who had questions about divorce fees in Western New York. We primarily practice in Central New York, but we found these family law attorneys in Western New York that created a lot of really helpful online educational guides and videos. If you have questions or concerns about divorce in Western New York, take a look at this law firm located in Niagara Falls, NY.