Form FL-158 "Supporting Declaration for Attorney's Fees and Costs Attachment" - California

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FL-158
CASE NUMBER:
PETITIONER/PLAINTIFF:
RESPONDENT/DEFENDANT:
OTHER PARTY:
SUPPORTING DECLARATION FOR ATTORNEY'S FEES AND COSTS ATTACHMENT
To:
Request for Attorney's Fees and Costs Attachment (form FL-319)
Responsive Declaration (form FL-320)
1. I am
a.
the petitioner/plaintiff.
b.
the respondent/defendant.
c.
the other party.
2. I request that the court
grant
grant in part
deny
the request for attorney's fees and costs.
in opposition to
the request for attorney's fees and costs.
3. I am providing the following information
in support of
a. The
respondent/defendant
other party
has the ability to pay
petitioner/plaintiff
(1)
my attorney's fees and costs.
(2)
his or her own attorney's fees and costs.
(3)
both my and his or her own attorney's fees and costs.
(4)
other (specify):
b. The attorney's fees and costs can be paid from the following sources:
c. The court should consider the following facts in deciding whether to grant, grant in part, or deny the request for attorney's fees
and costs (describe):
See Attachment 3c.
d. If appropriate, describe the reasons why a non-spouse party or domestic partner is involved in the case and whether he or she
should or should not pay attorney's fees and costs:
See Attachment 3d.
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Form Approved for Optional Use
Family Code, §§ 270,
SUPPORTING DECLARATION FOR ATTORNEY'S FEES
Judicial Council of California
2030, 2032, 3121, 3557,
AND COSTS ATTACHMENT
FL-158 [New January 1, 2012]
4320, 7605; Cal. Rules of
(Family Law)
Court, rules 5.425, 5.93
www.courts.ca.gov
FL-158
CASE NUMBER:
PETITIONER/PLAINTIFF:
RESPONDENT/DEFENDANT:
OTHER PARTY:
SUPPORTING DECLARATION FOR ATTORNEY'S FEES AND COSTS ATTACHMENT
To:
Request for Attorney's Fees and Costs Attachment (form FL-319)
Responsive Declaration (form FL-320)
1. I am
a.
the petitioner/plaintiff.
b.
the respondent/defendant.
c.
the other party.
2. I request that the court
grant
grant in part
deny
the request for attorney's fees and costs.
in opposition to
the request for attorney's fees and costs.
3. I am providing the following information
in support of
a. The
respondent/defendant
other party
has the ability to pay
petitioner/plaintiff
(1)
my attorney's fees and costs.
(2)
his or her own attorney's fees and costs.
(3)
both my and his or her own attorney's fees and costs.
(4)
other (specify):
b. The attorney's fees and costs can be paid from the following sources:
c. The court should consider the following facts in deciding whether to grant, grant in part, or deny the request for attorney's fees
and costs (describe):
See Attachment 3c.
d. If appropriate, describe the reasons why a non-spouse party or domestic partner is involved in the case and whether he or she
should or should not pay attorney's fees and costs:
See Attachment 3d.
Page 1 of 2
Form Approved for Optional Use
Family Code, §§ 270,
SUPPORTING DECLARATION FOR ATTORNEY'S FEES
Judicial Council of California
2030, 2032, 3121, 3557,
AND COSTS ATTACHMENT
FL-158 [New January 1, 2012]
4320, 7605; Cal. Rules of
(Family Law)
Court, rules 5.425, 5.93
www.courts.ca.gov
FL-158
CASE NUMBER:
PETITIONER/PLAINTIFF:
RESPONDENT/DEFENDANT:
OTHER PARTY:
4. Has an order already been made for payment of child support in this case?
a.
No.
Yes. If so, describe the order:
b.
(1)
The
petitioner/plaintiff
respondent/defendant
other party
must pay: $
per month for child support.
(a) This order has been in effect since (date):
(b) The payments
have been made
have not been made
have been made in part
since the date of the order.
Additional information (specify):
(2)
5. Has an order already been made for payment of spousal, partner, or family support in this case?
a.
No.
Yes. If so, describe the order:
b.
(1)
The
petitioner/plaintiff
respondent/defendant
other party
must pay: $
per month for
spousal support
partner support
family support.
(a) This order has been in effect since (date):
(b) The payments
have been made
have not been made
have been made in part
since the date of the order.
(2)
Additional information (specify):
6. If you are or were married to, or in a domestic partnership with, the person you are seeking fees from, the court must consider the
factors in Family Code section 4320 in determining whether it is just and reasonable under the relative circumstances to award
attorney's fees and costs. Complete and attach Spousal or Partner Support Declaration Attachment (form FL-157) or a
comparable declaration to provide the court with information about the factors described in section 4320.
7. You must complete, file, and serve a current Income and Expense Declaration (form FL-150). It is considered current if you have
completed form FL-150 within the past three months and no facts have changed since the time of completion.
Number of pages attached to this Supporting Declaration:
8.
I declare under penalty of perjury under the laws of the State of California that the information contained on all pages of this form and
any attachments is true and correct.
Date:
(TYPE OR PRINT NAME)
(SIGNATURE)
SUPPORTING DECLARATION FOR ATTORNEY'S FEES
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FL-158 [New January 1, 2012]
AND COSTS ATTACHMENT
(Family Law)
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