My fees are $100 per hour for everything, including:
• reviewing educational records, school documents and testing;
• writing/reviewing letters;
• attending meetings/observations (not including travel fees mentioned below)
• any additional services needed
Phone calls billed at $25/hr
Mileage charge billed at .60 cents a mile per outside a 30 mile radius of SEAC Office
A $300 non-refundable deposit will be taken at the time the contract is signed. Services will be billed against this deposit
You will be billed at a rate of $100 an hour for all advocacy services.
If you choose ONLY to have a records review, you will be billed a one-time fee of $200.
You will be billed a mileage fee of .60 cents for all travel to and from meetings/observations more than 30 miles from the office of Special Education Advocates of the Carolinas in Charlotte, NC. (Meetings can be attended virtually).
Services begin upon signing the contract and initial payment. At that time, I will need copies of all education records (IEP's, testing, report cards, standardized tests, discipline reports, etc.) for my files.
**I recognize that not everyone can afford to pay for the services of an advocate. While our fees are significantly cheaper than attorney fees, I do understand they are cost prohibitive for some. Please check the "Resources" tab for free resources that may assist you.