Fathers' Rights

San Diego

Cordell & Cordell is a partner dads can count on during one of the toughest challenges of their lives. The family law attorneys at our San Diego, California, office are dedicated to helping men with any divorce issue, including property division, alimony, child support and child custody.

Our mission is to give men the legal support they and their children deserve both in and out of the courtroom.

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Divorce Attorneys Dedicated to Helping Men

Divorce takes an emotional toll on everyone, no matter how tough you are. The decisions you make during this time will have an enormous impact on you financially for the rest of your life.

More importantly, your level of involvement in your children’s lives can also be affected. Our attorneys take the time to listen to your concerns and work diligently to champion your rights and the rights of your children in family court.

We know how critical this transition is and promise to walk you through each step of the process while doing everything possible to protect what’s most important to you.

Advocates For Dad’s Rights and Fathers’ Rights

Since 1990, Cordell & Cordell has fought against numerous stereotypes that men and fathers face in the family court system. Our firm’s focus on men’s divorce gives our attorneys a unique understanding of the challenges men face in a California family law courtroom.

Despite battling a system that seems predisposed against them, Cordell & Cordell has risen to establish ourselves as a partner men can count on.

At Cordell & Cordell, we understand the unique challenges military families face during divorce.

Client Testimonials


“Laura did a really good job. She accomplished what I was looking for. She was very personable, professional and did a great job. The Judge was impressed with her outlining and the way she wrote the stipulation. She was impressed and complimented her. I would use her again in the future and request to work with her. I definitely got what I paid for!”


“[My attorneys] have both proven to be quite helpful. It is nice to see how different offices within your firm work together. If it was not for [my attorney], I would not have moved my case up to Baltimore. [My attorney] predicted everything down to exactly how it would happen. I am happy that I am now working with [my new attorney] and find her to be very easy to work with and to get along with.”


“Melinda is very thorough. I have a business degree and have met some very intelligent peers, Melinda may be one of the best yet! She is excellent with accounting and business psychology. She is professional in every sense of the word. She takes her time and really understands her clients. She works very hard.  Everything you all say and advertise has absolutely come true with Melinda. She presents the highest quality I could ask for! She is top notch, the best of the best! She is one of your top attorneys! …Melinda gets straight A’s in my book!”