What is the cost for a lawyer to do a Will for me?

Asked on September 20, 2015 under Estate Planning, Massachusetts

Answers:

SJZ, Member, New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 5 years ago | Contributor

There is no one-size-fits-all answers, since lawyers can and do charge very different amounts. In my experience and I work in northern NJ, which is a very expensive area, you are typically talking $300 - $800 with an average around $500 for a straightforward will. If concerned about price, ask lawyers for price quotes first and comparison shop, before committing to an attorney.


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