Fathers' Rights


It is not uncommon to feel isolated and alone when you’re going through divorce. You’re faced with an uncertain financial future, and more importantly the role you play in your children’s lives could be changing.

But you don’t have to face this alone. During this difficult time you need a partner you can count on to walk you through each step of the process. Our Boston, Massachusetts, attorneys are there to give men the legal support then and their children need both in and out of the courtroom.

Divorce Attorneys Dedicated to Helping Men

Cordell & Cordell’s Boston attorneys exclusively practice family law with a focus on men’s divorce in order to have a greater understanding of the family court system. This focus also gives them a keen understanding of the unique challenges you will face as a man and father.

Our Boston attorneys are there to be advisors and advocates for men and fathers. They can handle a wide range of family law matters from uncontested divorce to complex asset division.

Advocates For Dad’s Rights and Fathers’ Rights

Joseph E. Cordell founded Cordell & Cordell in 1990 with his wife, Yvonne, with the goal of leveling the playing field for men in divorce courts.

Since then the firm has grown into one of the largest family law firms serving men in the world with more than 100 offices across the United States. In 2015, Cordell & Cordell expanded internationally by opening an office in the United Kingdom.

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

Client Testimonials


“Tom dumbs things down for people who don’t understand legal terms. Everything is amazing. Tom is an amazing person, and he’s wonderful. He keeps me well informed and calms my nerves. He talks to  me as if he’s known me for a long time. It’s been great!”


“For being in such a sucky situation, John has made the best of it. John does very good work and is easy to get along with. I wish I could have met John under better circumstances. That being said, I’m glad he’s on my side.”


“[My attorney] breaks everything down related to my case in terms that I can understand. She gives me a lot to think about, including various options. I didn’t realize how much was involved here. She’s been a real blessing – I want you all to know that.”