Forensic Document Examination Fee Schedule Client Intake Form Required with Pre-Payment
Initial Consultation - 1/2 Hour $60.00* Additional 1/2 Hour Consultation$60.00* If you retain Gary Michaels this fee will be applied to the service you purchase.
General Services - $150.00 per Hour / Minimum Fee of $750.00 1. Handwriting Examination & Comparison Lab Work / Includes Written Affidavit of Opinion 2. EXIF (Exchangeable Information File) Meta Data Photoshop Analysis of Photographs and Photocopies Attorney Consultation(hourly)$150.00
Court or Hearing Live Testimony: In Colorado State Only$1,000.00 / up to 2 Hours (Fee beyond the first two hours is $275.00 per Hour (Per Day, must be paid in full upon scheduling ( No Live testimony will be rendered without pre-payment.)
Court or Hearing Telephonically: Out of Colorado $500.00 per Hour (Must be set up in Advance by Client of Attorney) Retainer - $750.00 A non-refundable retainer of &750.00 (which represents 5 hours of lab work) is due and payable in advance upon acceptance of assignment. Based upon a typical case . The retainer usually covers the Examination, Written Report. However,, more signatures and / or an especially complicated case may result in additional hourly fees. Any Charges beyond the Retainer are due upon delivery of report On-Site Inspectionand Preliminary Report$200.00(must be be paid in advance with Scheduling by Credit Card) Travel:(out of Metro area ) Travel and Additional Expenses Must be paid in Advance Driving ($.56 cents per mile) $50.00 per Hour Flying (hourly travel time, plus cost of Ticket) $50.00 per Hour Lodging (per night or actual cost) $100.00Meals (average daily) $50.00