WHAT WE CHARGE

Beware advice that on the face of it looks cheap: it almost always turns out to be the most expensive

At KWW, we offer a professional service delivered by highly trained lawyers and solicitors with real expertise. Of course, you can find pretty much anything cheaper online if that’s the way you want to go. But what if it goes wrong, as it so often does? The legal sector is awash with stories of wills that were poorly drawn up by an internet firm or do-it-yourself divorces that led to genuine hardship.

Fixed price services

We know the issue of costs is a sensitive one, which is why we have introduced a range of fixed-price services where clients know exactly what they will pay for a standard service, with the ability to top up where the service becomes less standard and more tailor-made. We will always give you a good idea of your likely costs up front, and we’ll keep you updated on costs throughout your matter so there are no nasty surprises at the end.

Hourly rates

Typically, our non-fixed price charges are based on the time spent dealing with a matter. Time spent will include meetings with you and perhaps others, considering, preparing and working on papers, correspondence and making and receiving telephone calls. For details of our hourly rates, please call us on 0208 979 1131 and ask to speak to the specialist you are looking to engage. You can see details of our team here.

The fee we give our client at the outset is the cost they need to pay. We are unable to publish the figures as the fee is reliant on a number of variables but we will gladly provide a no-obligation quote on request. Our quote will include the details of the payments that will have to be made to other bodies on your behalf, for example Stamp Duty, Land Registry fees and the various searches we will need to make against the property you propose to purchase.

Please contact our Conveyancing Department on 0208 979 1131 for a quotation on buying and/or selling your property. Or complete the Conveyancing Quote form on this page

Wills can be straightforward and they can be complex. The simpler they are, the less you can expect to pay, although given the importance of this document, we would suggest the focus is on getting it to absolutely reflect your wishes.

Our prices for a simple Will start at £295, while a pair of ‘Mirror’ Wills will start at £395. We do not charge for storing your Will. Prices exclude VAT.

To book an appointment, pleas contact Karen Starkey on 0208 979 1131.

There are two types of LPA – Property & Finance and Health & Welfare. Our charges start at £400 for an individual (single) LPA and £600 for both LPAs. For a couple requiring both LPAs (so four in all), our charge is £1,000. The price excludes the court registration fee for each document.

For more details, please contact Karen Starkey on 0208 979 1131.

Probate is another of those areas where the cost is proportionate to the complexity of the estate in question. We offer three levels of service depending on how much work the family/executors are willing or able able to do: Basic Review, Technical Support and Full Support. Currently, probate fees are £215 per personal application, irrespective of the size of the estate concerned.

For applications made through a solicitor, the rate is set at £155. However, from April 1, 2019 all estates with a value of less than £50,000 will be exempt from probate fees altogether. Above this threshold, estates will be subject to a sliding scale of fees with, for example, estates of between £50,000-£300,000 paying £250 and estates of £2 million or more paying a maximum fee of £6,000.

Please contact Karen Starkey on 0208 979 1131 for a bespoke quotation.

We offer a fixed fee 60-minute initial consultation for £150 exc VAT. This is a great opportunity for you to get the advice that you need about any relationship breakdown, at an extremely discounted rate. You will also receive a note confirming the advice, so you can refer back to it after the meeting. We also offer a fixed fee of £1,450 inclusive of VAT and court charges for an uncontested divorce.

To arrange an appointment, please contact David Anstee on 0208 979 1131.

If you find yourself in an argument, disagreement or dispute concerning property or a Will and you want to know where you stand, we offer a fixed price 60-minute consultation for £150 exc VAT. This is a great way to find out about your legal position at an early stage and could save you a great deal of stress and money.

To arrange a consultation, please contact John Lennon on 0208 979 1131.

OUR SPECIALIST AREAS

  • Conveyancing
  • Commercial Property
  • Family Matters
  • Wills
  • Probate
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Dispute Resolution

KWW PROMISE

  • Individual Focus
  • Expert Advice
  • Fair Pricing
  • Clear Communication

PROUD TO SUPPORT

  • Princess Alice Hospice
  • East Molesey Cricket Club
  • Kingston & District Mixed Bowls Assn.
  • Ember Bowling Club
  • Molesey Juniors FC

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CONTACT US

70 Walton Road, East Molesey, Surrey, KT8 0DL

T: 020 8979 1131
F: 020 8941 0033
E: solicitors@kww.co.uk
DX: 80055 East Molesey

KWW Solicitors does not accept service by email or fax.

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