Tiffany Yates

Senior Attorney

Yates_TiffanyTiffany Yates is a senior attorney in the Fort Worth, Texas, office of Cordell & Cordell where she exclusively practices family law.

Ms. Yates has participated in multiple training programs through the National Institute of Trial Advocates. She is also trained as a Court Appointed Special Advocate where she works with abused and neglected children.

Licenses & Admissions

Ms. Yates is licensed to practice law in Texas, Tennessee and Mississippi.

Education

Ms. Yates graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from McMurry University, where she graduated magna cum laude, and received her Juris Doctor from the University of Mississippi, where she also graduated magna cum laude.

Professional Experience

Ms. Yates has participated in multiple training programs through the National Institute of Trial Advocates. She is also trained as a Court Appointed Special Advocate where she works with abused and neglected children.

Ms. Yates is a graduate of the Memphis Leadership Forum, serves as General Counsel for the Grand Krewe of Ptolemy of Carnival Memphis and is an active member of the Junior League of Memphis.

Associations

Ms. Yates is a member of Junior League of Memphis, The Order of Barristers, National Moot Court Team, American Bar Association Moot Court Team, and Women’s Law Society.

Awards

Ms. Yates was recognized in 2014 and 2015 as a Tennessee Rising Star in the family law practice area by Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters rating service of outstanding lawyers.

Reviews

4/5

“I am very satisfied with Tiffany. She is very professional, and I am very confident in her.”

5/5

“Tiffany is great! She’s just great. Things have been fantastic. I love going online through the Client Portal to look at the status and see what has been done. The portal is excellent. I like being able to get answers without bothering anyone. I think the portal is a great idea.”

5/5

“Tiffany is the world to me. She has gone that extra mile for me more than once. …”

5/5

“Tiffany is really good.  She is good at going through everything with me so I understand.  [Tiffany’s paralegal] is always available to answer any of my questions or explain things to me too. I just got off the phone with her and she did a great job explaining everything I was going to need and what to expect.  Everything is going good.  Everything is going smoothly so far.”

5/5

“The service has been great, and I am very satisfied with the company and my attorney. Very personal and professional relationship and service.”

5/5

“Tiffany and her team on my case are outstanding. They are attentive to my concerns, and I feel much better protected with her and her team handling my case. She takes the time to explain all the legal jargon, making it understandable for me.”