McKenzie Friend
Family and Civil Court Support


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  Our McKenzie Friend Fees Guide  
Our Average Fees For Ancillary
We aim to save our clients between 20K- 30K
in unnecessary legal fees
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Our Average Fee Chart For Financial Settlement

(Based on 100 per hr excluding Travel)

Activity Action Approximate Cost

(Excluding travel)

Initial phone consultation   1 hr Free
Complete Application Form A 100
Phone catch up To discuss submission of application and next steps 50
Phone catch up To discuss Form E + Form H + Form G + Chronology + Issues Paper 50
Preparation for The First Directions Appointment, (FDA). Support to complete Form E 200
Attending the First Directions Appointment (FDA) Half day of support with your McKenzie Friend 200

Just getting to this stage with lawyers could cost up to or above 5,000.

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Post hearing support over 3 months until next hearing (usually 3 months) Catch up phone calls and e-mails for mentoring, welfare checks and any issues. 250
Preparing for the 2nd Hearing, the Financial Dispute Resolution Appointment (FDR) Support with preparing paperwork and offers. 150
Phone call Briefing for FDR a couple of days before the date. 65
Attending 2nd Hearing.


Half day support with your McKenzie Friend 200
Post hearing support over 3 months whilst waiting for Final Hearing date. Catch up phone calls and e-mails for mentoring, welfare checks and any issues. 275
Preparing for the Final Hearing Support with preparing final 'Section 25' Statement'. 250
  Support with preparing questions for cross examination 200
  Court Bundle (Client prepares with our guidance). 150
Attending the Final Hearing Full Day support with McKenzie Friend 360
  TOTAL 2,500
Philip Kedge is a retired police Chief Inspector and the founder and director of the McKenzie Friend UK Network. His aim is to take family law out of the hands of solicitors with an ethical business to reduce conflict and acrimony, to provide a cost effective McKenzie Friend national service and to reduce the emotional harm to children.
Contact Phil today: 01420 370770