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


“Christian is outstanding! I have 100% confidence in Christian and I genuinely believe he has my best interest at heart. He has been completely honest with me from the very beginning. He told me this is going to take a long time and [will] get pretty expensive. I appreciate his honesty. At this time in my life, the last thing I need is for someone to sugarcoat things.  I know I am in good hands and trust Christian completely. I would like to point out how impressed I am with the office personnel and the office atmosphere, it’s seriously impressive. [Christian’s paralegal] is especially great! He has been very helpful each time I’ve come into the office.”


“My attorney was extremely professional and always very up to speed with what was going on in my case. She did very well in court and made sure I was prepared for the questions I would encounter.”


“I look at people as friends or family or both. I consider [my attorney] as a business relationship that treated me as a friend. [My attorney] treated me as more than just a client and seemed to really care about me as a person. [My attorney] really considered my interests. I have a great appreciation for [my attorney] and Cordell & Cordell.”