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 Fairfax, Virginia, 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 Virginia 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


“Honestly everything was pretty easy. The whole process from start to beginning went great. Jason was exceptional. I honestly don’t have any complaints. He even had a vacation scheduled during my case but he handled everything and the office staff was very responsive while he was out.”


“I was extremely pleased by the contact. Any time I called Caroline she got back to me very quickly. I was extremely pleased overall. Thank you for all the help!”


“John was very responsive – John took the time to explain things to me. I don’t know what half the Firm policies are or what the legal processes are, but John always explained those to me. Gave what amounted to be sound legal advice. John offered a strategy that made sense and worked and was better than what I could come up with on my own.”