Services and Fees
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Call Kathy Carlson if you are in need of a Court Qualified Handwriting Expert / Document Examiner. Schedule your complimentary initial consultation so I can get a feel for your case and recommend what your next step should be. I am dedicated to finding the truth, and assisting you with your document examination needs is important to me.
|Initial Consultation – 1/2 Hour||No Charge|
|General Retainer Fee||$2,400.00|
|Verbal Opinion (per questioned document or signature)||$495.00|
|Upgrade from Verbal to Written (already paid $495.00)(per letter)||$495.00|
|Each Additional Document||$100.00|
|Laboratory Examination Time (hourly)||$300.00|
(Non-refundable, however will be applied to testimony fee if applicable)
|Attorney Consultation (hourly rate)||$300.00|
(Must be paid 2 weeks in advance. Non-Refundable)
|Court Display Preparation (hourly)||$150.00|
|Court Appearance (per day)
(must be paid in full upon scheduling at least two weeks in advance. Non-Refundable)
|On-Site Inspection of Document (hourly, plus expenses)||$300.00|
|Photography (plus cost of development)||$300.00|
|Overnight Mail ($50 or actual cost)||$50.00|
|Postage/Delivery 2nd Day||$30.00|
|Postage/Delivery Fee Ground||$25.00|
|Driving (hourly, plus $.75 per mile)||$150.00|
|Parking (per day)||$10.00|
|Flying (hourly travel time – portal to portal or ½ Day Rate||$1,200.00|
|Cost of Plane Ticket (Non-Refundable)||TBD|
|Lodging (per night or actual cost)||$150.00|
|Daily Rate (additional days away from office)||$2,400.00|
- Any Rush Fee will be charged an extra 100% for weekends and holidays. Any Rush Fee will be charged an extra 50% for regular work week.
- Any Rush Fee will be charged an extra 50% for regular work week.
- Rush Fees are any case needed within 12-24 hours.
- We accept credit cards for your convenience, however, any amount over $395.00 will be charged additional 3.5% for credit card fees.
*We are not attorneys. We do not dispense legal advice. You should obtain legal advice for a suitable attorney.