Fee Information


$475 is the hourly rate charged for study and hearing time.

Cancel/Postponed: with less than 21 days' notice before first day of hearing, fee equal to four hours for each day scheduled time not rebooked.  This may be waived in appropriate circumstances.  If a hearing ends early, cancellation fee does not apply.

Cases in San Francisco Bay Area (including San Francisco, Silicon Valley, and East Bay) and Lake Tahoe/Reno area heard without travel time or expense charges.

Cases outside this area heard with travel expenses paid by the parties; in most cases, travel time not charged.

For cases outside of Northern California, airfare not charged when there are three or more contiguous hearing days.