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Family Law Attorney's Fees in Philadelphia

Generally in a divorce matter, each spouse is responsible for his or her attorney’s fees. However, in some cases, one spouse may be ordered by the court to pay the other spouse’s attorney’s fees. This is typically dependent on each spouse and the facts of the case. At the Law Office of Smith & Horwitz, we have experience seeking attorney’s fees for one spouse and defending against claims from one spouse.

In some cases, a settlement can be negotiated where one spouse is responsible for the attorney’s fees for the other. Typically, the fee arrangement must be reasonable and based on the attorney’s hourly rate.

It is often possible to petition the court for attorney’s fees pending resolution of the divorce. We have experience in bringing these petitions for interim counsel fees on behalf of our clients in circumstances where one party does not have the funds to continue litigation.

At the Law Office of Smith & Horwitz, we can help you understand your rights and obligations in regard to divorce attorney fees. We offer straightforward divorce advice. We will let you know what is possible and aggressively pursue your interests.

Schedule a consultation with our firm to discuss your custody situation in more detail. Call us at (215) 515-8464 or contact us online here.

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  • “Elaine handled my case since 2007 through 2009. She did excellent job. I just came back to consult her on different issue.”

    - Former Client
  • “I can’t say enough positive things about Adam Horwitz. I’ve been on the receiving end of child support and custody issues for ever 10 years now, so I’ve worked with numerous lawyers.”

    - Former Client
  • “Adam was polite, always responsive, and handled my matter quickly. He explained everything to me ensuring I understood what to expect in the process.”

    - Former Client
  • “I had Adam represent me as my attorney and his expertise in this field showed. He helped me go through a messy custody battle and the results of what was best for the well being of my child.”

    - Lanei Burke
  • “I have nothing but praise for Adam Horwitz, who represented my side in the custody litigation process.”

    - Alex B.
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Our family law firm represents clients in family litigation throughout Philadelphia and the surrounding counties, including Bucks, Chester, Delaware, and Montgomery.  Contact the Law Office of Smith & Horwitz to learn more about how we can help you in your local county.

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