The Law Office of Melissa L. Steinberg, PLLC provides high-quality, comprehensive and cost-effective legal services in a variety of practice areas. Services in individual matters may include drafting and reviewing various documents and correspondence; negotiating favorable settlements; and litigation where favorable pre-trial settlement is not possible.

The Law Office of Melissa L. Steinberg, PLLC endeavors to keep your costs to a minimum while still providing top-notch legal services. In order to do so, fees may be charged at an hourly or flat rate, or by an alternative fee arrangement, depending upon each client’s individual needs and budget. Although fees charged vary depending upon the complexity and novelty of individual matters, following are typical fees charged for basic services:

  • Bankruptcy consultation, filing, representation and counseling for a debt-free future: $1,000-$2,500
  • Debt management consultation, negotiation, settlement, planning and counseling for a debt-free future: $250-$2,500
  • Obtaining evaluations and proper classification, modifications and services for a special needs student in New York City: $500-$5,000
  • Will drafting and execution: $250-$1,500
  • Additional end-of-life planning, including consultation, counseling and drafting paperwork expressing preferences for medical treatment and directives: $250-$500
  • Housing Court negotiations, settlements, litigation and judgment enforcement: $250-$2,500

Please note that the above fees are representative only, and do not guarantee that any particular matter may be handled at a specific fee level. For a more in-depth consultation and quote for legal services, please contact Melissa L. Steinberg via telephone at (646) 386-2239 or, for even faster service, via e-mail at