Legal Fees

Legal Division Schedule of Fees

Index Number $210.00
Index Number (for foreclosure actions) $400.00
Summons, Complaint, Petition NO FEE*
Order to Show Cause $45.00*
Notice of Petition $45.00*
Request for Judicial Intervention (RJI) $95.00*
Note of Issue (RJI must be on file) $30.00*
Jury Demand (RJI & Note of Issue must be on file) $65.00*
Third Party (No New Index Number) $210.00*
Motion or Cross-Motion (RJI must be on file) $45.00*
Stipulation of Settlement $35.00*
Voluntary Discontinuance $35.00*
Notice of Appeal $65.00*
Filing of Out of State Subpoena $10.00

+ $300.00 per block fee after the first
* Must have Index Number

Affidavit of Service, Additional Mailing NO FEE
Cancellation of Lis Pendens $300.00+*
Federal Tax Liens $40.00
Federal Tax Lien Release $40.00
Federal Tax Lien Certificate of Release $5.00
Filing a Transcript $10.00
Hospital Lien, Filing of $5.00
Judgment Default Fee $45.00
Judgment, Assignment NO FEE*
Judgment, Certificate of Disposition (CDJ)
(exception: vacate, add $10.00)
Judgment, Issue Certificate of Disposition $5.00
Judgment, Confession NO FEE+*
Judgment, Default NO FEE+*
Judgment, Issue Execution $5.00*
Notice of Lien for Common Charges $333.00
Mechanics Lien $315.00 +
Mechanics Lien, Affidavit of Service $5.00
Mechanics Lien, Amendment $300.00+
Mechanics Lien, Satisfaction of $300.00+
Notice of Assignment, Money Due on Contract $100.00+
Notice of Attachment $345.00+
Notice of Lending $315.00+
Notice of Pendency (Lis Pendens) $345.00+*
Notice of Pendency Amended $345.00+*
Notice of Violation $345.00+*
Separation Agreement $ 5.00
Separation Agreement, Amendment of $ 5.00
Separation Agreement, Revocation of $ 5.00
Small Claims Assessment Review $30.00
Subpoena Duces Tecum (for Nassau County Clerk's records) $29.00
Uniform Commercial Code $340.00+
Wage Assignment $ 5.00

County Clerk Copy & Search Fees

Copy $ .65 per page (minimum $1.30)
Certify a Prepared Copy $ .65 per page (minimum $5.20)
Certified Copy $ 1.25 per page (minimum $ 5.00)
Prepare and Certify Certificate of Honorable Discharge $ 2.50
Exemplification $10.00 plus certification
Search of Court Records, for each name searched $ 5.00 for consecutive 2-year period or fraction thereof
Search of Court Records, for a Judgment of Divorce/Annulment $5.00
Search for Federal Tax Lien or UCC Filings $25.00
Copy of Federal Tax Lien or UCC Filings $ 5.00 per document
Certified Copy of Federal Tax Lien or UCC Filings $10.00 per document