Terence Matthews, Chartered

5190 26th Street West, Suite D
Bradenton, Florida 34207
  Phone: (941) 755-8583 - Fax: (941) 753-8479
​​Email:  [email protected] ​​

Office Hours: 9:00 a.m. through 5:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 9:00 a.m. through 3:00 p.m. on Friday
(Closed Daily for Lunch from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.)

Rates for Legal Servies

The costs of legal services varies depending on the type of legal service performed. Most fees are charged at an hourly rate. Some services are provided for a flat fee. In a suitable personal injury case, the fees may be based on a percentage of the amount recovered (a contingency fee agreement). The client also must pay the court costs and other expenses of any action. Below is a general list of attorney's fees usually charged by this office.

Please consult the attorney directly for any specific quote.

Hourly rate for civil litigation: $300.00/hour

Non-contested Divorce with Property Settlement Agreement: $500.00 plus costs.

Eviction: $350.00 plus costs.

Bankruptcy: $2,000.00 including costs
Real Estate Closings: Depends on the amount of the transaction.

Probate: Governed by Florida Statutes (approximately 3% or lees of estate).

Simple Will: $100.00

Initial Criminal Conference: Free unless attorney is hired.

Criminal Misdemeaner: non-refundable retainer varies $1,500.00-2,500.00

Criminal Felony: non-refundable retainer varies: $5,000.00 and up.

To Schedule 
An Appointment --
Please Call (941) 755-8583