Evelyn Rodriguez

Associate Attorney

San Jose divorce attorney Evelyn Rodriguez San Jose divorce attorney Evelyn Rodriguez was born and raised in Venezuela and has vast international experience as a corporate and business attorney including work in Mexico, Venezuela, Brazil, Argentina, France, and Switzerland.

Ms. Rodriguez has been a longstanding adviser to several non-profit organizations supporting emerging Latin-American artists and abandoned youth. Her most inspiring philanthropic work has been advising Fundacion Together de Venezuela, which promotes and disseminates models for the assistance and prevention of abandoned children.

Drawing on her experience working with non-profits, Ms. Rodriguez decided to become a sole practitioner focusing in family law, prior to joining Cordell & Cordell. She has helped hundreds of families navigate what is one of the most difficult times in their lives.

Her practice in California has called upon trial work in the counties of Santa Clara, San Mateo, Alameda, San Francisco, Santa Cruz, and Monterey.

She enjoys the demands of proper legal representation and her focus on preparation and a personal touch permits her to draw upon her knowledge and understanding of business law, international law, immigration law, and family law.

The cumulative of those concentrations affords her the opportunity to provide a holistic legal experience to her clients and provide them valuable guidance through what is typically an unfamiliar and often fearful setting.

Licenses & Admissions

Ms. Rodriguez is licensed to practice in California.


Ms. Rodriguez attended law school in the Venezuelan capital city, Caracas, where she practiced law before moving to Miami. While practicing as an in-house attorney in Miami, she obtained a degree from the University of Miami School of Law.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Cordell & Cordell, Ms. Rodriguez spent 12 years as a sole practitioner focusing on family law. She also has vast international experience as a corporate and business attorney.


  • State Bar of California
  • Venezuelan Bar Association