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.

Education

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.

Awards

  • Outstanding Advocate, Arizona Attorney General’s Office

Reviews

5/5

“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.”

5/5

“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.”

5/5

“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.”

5/5

“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.”

5/5

“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.”

5/5

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

5/5

“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.”

5/5

“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.”

5/5

“The sense of teamwork among the staff, including Sally, gives me a great deal of confidence”

5/5

“Sally was very knowledgeable and thorough. Very professional and efficient. I got the sense that Sally really cared about me through the divorce. She was very good with follow-up items and kept me informed throughout the process.”

5/5

“I’ve had three different attorneys, and I sure wish I would have started with her.  She is definitely a professional, and she definitely listens to the client and delivers.  Very trustworthy, and I’ve had to learn the hard way. …”

5/5

“Sally is always great about getting back to me on the same day. Everything is being done exceptionally well at this point. As soon as I hired Sally and she started working on my case, my separation/divorce situation and trajectory has completely turned around in a positive direction. [I] couldn’t be happier with my choice at this time.”

5/5

“She’s doing a really good job of making sure I understand everything, and she does a really good job explaining and clarifying things.  There’s a lot of legal jargon that I don’t know, and she takes time to make sure I understand what’s going on.”

5/5

“Sally explained things in layman’s terms and made me very comfortable and at ease. Everyone was very attentive. Sally was just exceptional!”

5/5

“… She communicated very well.  I felt that she was efficient with her time.  I hired her because I needed the leverage of a good attorney, and I knew that we would be taken seriously.  I also wanted to make sure that the paperwork was filed correctly and covered everything.  I would say that Sally Colton makes your firm look very good.  The company was upfront, and I knew what I was getting into. … She made it very easy to understand and told me what to expect so there were no surprises.”

5/5

“She’s wonderful. … She did everything well.  She was upfront and honest with me about everything.  I kind of knew what I was getting myself into, because she told me everything ahead of time.  She dealt with my ex-wife and was obviously very polite.  She was nice to her and handled everything professionally.  She didn’t put her down, just helped her understand that she had no choice in the matter.  Sally really took care of things for me.”

5/5

“Sally guided me through this process with the utmost concern for my needs. I was thoroughly pleased with her professionalism and knowledge. Her attention to detail was second to none. Everything that transpired was done exceptionally well on my behalf. THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU to the firm and a HUGE shout-out to Sally.”

5/5

“The whole situation was not what I wanted to be in, [but] she made it very easy on me … She explained everything to me, went through all the steps, and guided me through the whole process.  I’m very happy with what she did for me.”

5/5

“[Sally] communicates well [and] gives different options and alternatives for different situations. She always makes sure I feel comfortable and always takes the time for me. I know she’s really busy and has a lot of cases, but she makes me feel like I am her only case. I really appreciate that.”

5/5

“Everything’s been really good. Sally’s wonderful. She answers all my concerns and explains everything well for me.”

5/5

“Sally is amazing. She is really good [and] straight to the point. She is fast, and efficient and on top of things. She’s a good person.”