Before determining a fee, Diane Walton meets with the potential
client in order to determine the extent of the legal services
required and determines her fee on an individual basis. Some initial
consultations are free and some require a fee. Please contact
Walton Law Office to determine if your case requires a consultation
fee. Initial consultation fees are waived if you decide to hire
Walton Law Office.
Flat Fee: Walton Law Office charges a flat fee in most
criminal defense matters, domestic violence restraining orders,
traffic offenses, name changes , domestic partnership documents
and in some family law cases.
Hourly Rate: Walton Law Office charges an hourly rate
in some family law and civil cases. A retainer is usually required.
Contingency Fee: Walton Law Office would be paid based
upon a percentage of what the client collects. A contingency fee
is usually charged in personal injury cases, collections matters
and equitable distribution cases.
Diane E. Walton,
Attorney at Law
168 S. Liberty Street | Asheville, NC 28801
Phone: (828) 255-1963 | Fax: (828) 255-1968