Experts advise that creating a will is typically not a do-it-yourself project—simply because of the complexity of estate law, tax law and property law. That’s why it’s best to consult legal counsel. The average lawyer’s fee to draw up a basic will costs between $300 and $1,000. However, this cost is nominal when you consider the importance of having a will and the benefits it can bring to you and your family. Click here to keep reading to learn more about preparing a will.