Fathers' Rights


Cordell & Cordell is a partner dads can count on during one of the toughest challenges of their lives. The family law attorneys at our Cleveland, Ohio, 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.

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 Ohio 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


… I know that this is a difficult case, and I understand I can’t get everything I want. However, Anne has done everything she can for me.  She has always been good about getting back to me. She will even call or email me back after 5 P.M. and on the weekends. She’s been great!”


“I first started working with your office over a year ago. I was really lucky to meet Melinda. She has been really interested and cared about my case. What she has done for me and my family, I could never repay her or Cordell & Cordell. She was a godsend when my family needed her the most. …”


“I love her attention to detail and appreciate it. Dorothy was very attentive and knew her stuff. You get what you pay for!”