Cost of Divorce in Alabama

The cost of an Alabama divorce varies from case to case. This is due to several factors that impact the total cost of a Alabama divorce. The factors that affect the cost of a divorce in Alabama include, but is not limited to, court fees, attorney fees, document preparation fees, trial fees, and other expenses related to settlement of a case such as mediation. For these reasons you should look at total divorce cost.

The most predictable cost is the court fee which varies by county in Alabama but usually ranges from $200-300.

How can I save money on my Alabama divorce?

You can save on a divorce in Alabama by completing your divorce by agreement. By reaching an agreement you do not have to pay attorneys to litigate the issues of your divorce. By not overpaying for attorney services and fees you can control the cost of your divorce. Keep in mind that most all divorce cases end by agreement even if you spend thousands preparing for a court battle. In such cases you spend all your money paying an attorney to assist you in reaching an agreement with your spouse.

What is an agreed divorce?

An agreed (or uncontested) divorce is where you and your spouse reach an agreement on the issues of your divorce before you file for your divorce. The agreement should cover how you would divide your marital property and debts and if you have children determine how you will handle child support visitation. By reaching this agreement, you can save thousands of dollars by completing an uncontested divorce.

What does this website offer?

Through this website you can begin your uncontested divorce process online. You simply answer a series of questions, and then submit your answers. Our legal team will then prepare all the paperwork for you to include detailed instructions for filing and finalizing your divorce by mail with no court appearance required.

What does your service cost?

The cost of our service is $99. There are two services required to complete our online process. You may choose to pay for both services via a single payment of $195. There are no other service fees. The court fee is separate. The court fee may be waived by the court if you qualify. If you would like to apply for a filing fee waiver please ask us to provide you with the waiver document.