Divorce Cost in Florida

The divorce cost in Florida may range from $2,000 to $30,000, with an average of $13,500. If children are involved, the average may rise to $20,300. If it’s a high net worth divorce, it might become more complicated and need a trial, which may cause the final cost to approach $200,000.

An uncontested divorce cost in FL may cost less than $2,000.

The main expenses include:

Name of the service Costs
Court filing fee $408
Summons $10
Notary costs $10 per signature
Papers service about $30
Attorney services $260 per hour (on average)
Child and financial specialists $200-$400 per hour

There are also additional expenses if your case is complicated:

Name of the service Costs
Child custody dispute $3,000-$40,000, depending on the complexity and measures needed
Mediator $100-$300 per hour
Financial advisor $750-$3,000 per package of services
Separate case-related complication filing fees, including:
Separate spousal maintenance about $310
Divorce modifications about $50
Child custody, visitation, support, etc. about $300
Other domestic complications about $400
Cross claim divorce fee in Florida that include:
Those related to child custody, support, and visitation about $295
Marriage dissolution and annulment about $295
Separate maintenance about $295

Note that filing fees may change from year to year due to changes in Florida law. So, before calculating the final divorce cost in Florida, consult your local court.