How much does a divorce lawyer cost in Iowa?
|State||Average Filing Fees||Other Divorce Costs and Attorney Fees|
|Iowa||$185||Average fees: $9,000+|
|Kansas||$400||Average fees: $8,000+|
|Kentucky||$148 (without an attorney), $153 (with an attorney)||Average fees: $8,000+|
|Louisiana||$150 to $250||Average fees: $10,000|
How much does a simple divorce cost in Iowa? You will need to electronically file a Petition for Dissolution of Marriage and pay the $265 filing fee.
How do you get legally separated in Iowa? In order to be considered legally separated you need to petition the court to grant you a legal separation and receive an order from the court stating that you are. After the Iowa court enters an order granting your legal separation you are considered legally separated.
Does Iowa Legal Aid help with divorces? If you think you may need an attorney, are a victim of domestic abuse and are low-income, Iowa Legal Aid may be able to help in a divorce case. Some Iowa Legal Aid offices also have Self-help Clinics where clients can come in and meet with volunteer attorneys to get help filling out the self-help forms.