Superior Courts in Washington currently charge a $314 filing fee to file for divorce. Fee waivers are available if you qualify.
When one household splits to two, everyone takes a financial hit. Mediation tends to be less expensive and allows the parties to reach their own solutions to a matter versus having the court make a decision.
Legal fees vary depending on each individual case. Legal Technicians typically charge 1/3 the rate of a full service attorney. Please contact me to discuss specific rates in your matter.
Generally the more you and your spouse disagree, the more expensive it will be. Litigation (going to court) is costly; both financially and emotionally.