Fee Schedule

Pension Appraisals

Please call if outside New England


Life Annuity Payable to a Plan Participant............................... $500.00

Deferred or in pay-status


Survivor Annuity to a Beneficiary......................................... $500.00

Expert Witness

$1,000 retainer required


Court and Preparation Time................................................ $250.00/hr

Travel Time...................................................................... $125.00/hr


QDRO Preparation / Domestic Relations Orders

Includes retirement plan research, drafting, obtaining plan administrator preapproval (when applicable)


Defined Benefit Plan.......................................................... $600.00

Federal, State, Union, and Private Pension plans

Defined Contribution Plan................................................... $600.00

401(k), 403(b), 457(b), TSP plans

IRA ................................................................................ $600.00

Military ........................................................................... $600.00

If High-3 Calculation is necessary, an additional $150 fee applies.

Consultation / Other

Review of Outside QDRO or Appraisal.................................... $250.00/hr

Sample Separation Agreement Language ............................. $250.00/hr

Complimentary if part of our QDRO preparation service

General Calculations ......................................................... $125.00/hr

All fees listed above are as of April 11, 2019.

We reserve the right to update or modify these fees, if necessary, on a case by case basis.

Download current printable Fee Schedule in .pdf format here.

Notice of Change in Fees

Please note that some of our fees will be changing effective 10/1/2021, for services requested on or after that date:


Fee Schedule – Appraisal Services (as of 10/1/2021)

Fee Schedule – QDRO Services (as of 10/1/2021)