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Attorney Fees in Chapter 13 Cases in Accordance with Standing Order No. 19

The amounts listed below are deemed "normal and customary" in "routine" cases as determined by the Chief U.S. Bankruptcy Judge and the Standing Chapter 13 Trustee for the Northern District of Florida, as of the effective date shown. Please review Amended Standing Order No. 19 for what constitutes a "routine" Chapter 13 case, how attorney fees may be paid, how additional fees may be requested, and other information.

Preparation and Filing of a "Routine" Chapter 13 Case

Effective Date: Fee Amount:
August 18, 1999 $1,500.00
September 9, 2003 $2,000.00
November 10, 2005 $2,500.00
July 17, 2008 $3,000.00
October 27, 2009 $3,500.00
May 31, 2013 $3,500.00
April 7, 2015 $4,000.00

Preparation of Annual Statements

Effective Date: Fee Amount:
April 24, 2007 $75.00
October 26, 2009 $250.00
May 31, 2013 $250.00

Modifications to Plan Increasing1 Plan Base

Effective Date: Fee Amount:
April 24, 2007 $200.00
October 26, 2009 $500.00
May 31, 2013 $500.00

1 Nothing herein shall prohibit filing an application for an additional legal fee for a Motion to Modify for a Decrease in a Plan.

Mortgage Modification Mediation

Information concerning Mortgage Modification Mediation attorney fees may be found on the Court's Mortgage Modification Mediation page.

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