Domestic Contract Review & Signing Checklist
Preparing a domestic contract requires a number of steps, from gathering information, requesting financial disclosure, checking for conflicts of interest, raising or resolving tax issues, discussing billing, and communicating outcomes and associated risks. This checklist will help you cover all the bases.
This Form is from LAWPRO’s Domestic Contract Matter Toolkit. It provides advice, forms and checklists that lawyers and law firms can use to lessen the risk of a claim. You can also download individual documents from the Toolkit:
- Domestic Contract Matter Intake Form: This form systematically walks you through all the information you need to gather to prepare a domestic contract.
- Domestic Contract Matter Intake Checklist: This checklist lists the steps and issues that need to be considered at the intake stage.
- Post-Meeting Client Assignment Sheet: This sheet gives the client a list of the information that they will need to collect after the initial meeting.
- Children of Marriage form:This form will help you collect the required information on the children of the marriage.