Foreign people who want to divorce their spouse who is an Indonesian citizen, need to know how much the fee or how much it costs to process a divorce in a court in Indonesia, especially a court in Bali. If the foreign citizen uses the services of a lawyer, the attorney will be charged, namely the operational cost of the trial (lawyer fee) which includes the fees for attorney services and court case advancement fees which include registration fees, processing fees, party summons fees, PNBP, editorial fees, stamp duty, oath fees, and written wages. Party summons fee is based on the Defendant's residence location or based on the Defendant's residential radius from the Court.
The lawyer fee charged to foreign nationals according to Advocate law in Indonesia is determined based on an agreement between the client and the divorce lawyer, according to the client's financial capacity. Foreign clients are advised to choose a lawyer who has experience, legal skills, is professional, fast and accurate. This is so that divorce cases that are handled especially those involving child custody, distribution of marital assets, wife and child support can be resolved optimally, so as to be able to satisfy the client. Generally, divorce lawyers in Bali have proficiency in foreign languages ??so that it facilitates communication between lawyers and foreign clients.
The way divorce lawyers in Bali work is to first make a power of attorney and then the lawyer helps to mediate with the opposing party, to settle the divorce case properly. If mediation fails, divorce lawyers in Bali make divorce papers, submit evidence of divorce at trial and lastly is the agenda for the Judge's decision. All of these are the scope of work of divorce lawyers in Bali. The lawyer fee includes all these services which can be paid in cash or hourly or per trial, which all depends on the agreement between the client and the divorce lawyer in Bali.