Clients will be charged a competitive hourly rate for investigative work. If required to appear in court on a case, clients will be billed at a higher hourly rate for court time and/or depositions. Travel expenses will be charged at 40 cents per mile for use of personal auto, and actual expenses for commercial travel. Lodging and meals will be billed for actual expenses incurred. Other billing will include, but not limited to, items such as record checks, telephone/cellular charges, etc.
Any unusual expenses will be discussed with the client for approval prior to expenditure. On lengthy investigations, statements will be sent at the first of every month. All invoices are due and payable upon receipt. A retainer may be requested before any work is initiated.