S.O.A.R.S. strives to provide quality service at reasonable rates.  S.O.A.R.S. charges seventy-five dollars ($75.00) an hour (billed in 0.1 of an hour increments) for work devoted to an assignment, by primary staff members.   Travel is billed at fifty dollars ($50.00) an hour.

In an effort to reduce Client costs, S.O.A.R.S. utilizes the services of ancillary staff to perform rudimentary tasks such as collecting, sorting, organizing, duplicating and digitally scanning documents or other none technical activities.   Typically, the cost for these services rage from twenty-five ($25.00) to forty ($40.00) dollars an hour, depending on the service being provided. (Billed in tenth (0.1) of an hour increments)

Additional expenses and costs which would not have otherwise been incurred except for S.O.A.R.S. actions on behalf of the Client, which do not involve labor costs for S.O.A.R.S., are handled as a “pass-through” encumbrance and billed to the client on a cost basis.   These include, but are not limited to; commercial database access fees, document copies, exhibits, transcripts, mileage, meals, motels, etc.   Individual expenditures for reimbursable costs exceeding two-hundred dollars ($200.00) are not made without the Client's prior approval.

Report and Statement Transcription $3.50 @ Page Trial Exhibits and Models Actual Expense
Certified Court Reporter Transcripts Actual Expense Expert Witnesses Fees Actual Expense
Audio Tapes Actual Expense Laboratory Examination\ Analysis Actual Expense
Video Tapes Actual Expense Meals (Outside Bernalillo County) Actual Expense
Film and Photo Development Actual Expense Lodging (Outside Bernalillo County) Actual Expense
Photocopies Actual Expense Mileage (Outside Bernalillo County) $0.48 @ Mile
Computer Searches Actual Expense

S.O.A.R.S. provides an itemized accounting of time and expenses and submits an invoice for services rendered with the case report, upon completion of the assignment. Payment is due, net thirty (30) days, upon receipt.  Protracted matters requiring longer than thirty (30) days to complete or which require S.O.A.R.S. extended \ on-going involvement, are billed to the Client on a monthly basis.