Sally Colton

Associate Attorney

Scottsdale divorce attorney Sally Colton The family court system can be very complicated. When Scottsdale divorce attorney Sally Colton works with a client, she makes sure they don’t have to fret about learning legal technicalities and jargon. She handles that for them so they’re free to focus on what’s truly important in their lives.

“I’m a good listener and problem-solver,” Ms. Colton said. “I can take the client’s objectives and apply them to the law to achieve the best possible outcome.”

Divorce is rarely easy, but Ms. Colton remains an advocate and adivsor for every one of her clients and walks them through each step of the process.

“My job is to know the law and to help client’s through the court system,” Ms. Colton said.

Licenses & Admissions

Ms. Colton is licensed in the state of Arizona.


Ms. Colton earned her Bachelor of Arts from Brigham Young University. She received her Juris Doctor from the Arizona State University Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Cordell & Cordell, Ms. Colton practiced family law.


  • Outstanding Advocate, Arizona Attorney General’s Office



“Sally is one of the best people I have ever met. It was a terrible situation to be in, but she is an awesome attorney. I was very pleased with the overall experience.”


“Sally Colton is very knowledgeable.  This is the first time [I have had] to use legal advice for this type of issue.  She’s been helping me understand and can explain in layman’s terms.  If I have to use an attorney again, I will definitely use Sally.”


“Everything has been done exceptionally well in all aspects with the firm; I don’t see any room for improvement. Sally is great at keeping me on track and is always quick to respond.”


“I haven’t ever been through something like this before, but I have to say everything was pretty much top-notch. I wasn’t sure what to expect, but Sally was very thorough throughout everything. She did good.”


“Sally and I have been 100% on the same page. I’ve never been through anything like this before and never imagined I would be in this situation. Sally has been wonderful walking me through the steps and the process. I have learned a lot both legally and personally. She has not only helped me out legally as my attorney, but she has also extended a friendly ear.”


“Sally’s great – she’s definitely a 5. Communication is good, and I’m able to talk to her with whatever I need. …”


“I plan to call her in the future [for a] prenup.  She’s always kept me updated [and is] always funny.  It’s like talking to a friend, not just an attorney.  I’ve never, not once, had anything to complain about. She’s done everything just perfect. … I’m completely satisfied.”


“Sally Colton has been an excellent attorney, and I value all her input and experience. This is my first divorce, [and] she has made it very easy.”