Call Us Fathers' Rights


Divorce can push you to your breaking point, regardless of how strong you are. It is overwhelming to think that your financial future, your living situation, and even the relationship you have with your kids are in limbo.

Cordell & Cordell’s Richmond, Virginia, attorneys are here to provide a source of stability in this chaotic time.

Our Richmond attorneys are committed to helping men through any divorce issue, including property division, alimony, child support, and child custody.

It is our mission to give men the legal support they and their children need both in and out of the courtroom.

Divorce Attorneys Dedicated to Helping Men

Cordell & Cordell’s Richmond attorneys exclusively practice family law with a focus on men’s divorce. That focus gives them a unique perspective and understanding of the issues you will face in the family court system as a man and father.

It is our mission to be advisors and advocates for men through each stage of the divorce process.

Advocates For Dad’s Rights and Fathers’ Rights

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

Despite battling numerous stereotypes, 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, the firm expanded internationally by launching its first office in the United Kingdom.

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

National Client Testimonials


“Jennifer was great!  She was incredibly helpful and always available to me.  If there was anything I didn’t understand, she explained it to me.  Jennifer always took time to make sure I knew what was going on and never left me in dark.”


“I am extremely happy with my representation! I am confident that I made the right choice by going with Cordell & Cordell. I was paired with the right attorney as well and have been completely happy with everything!”


“Attorney Spero has excellent legal counseling skills and consistently exceeded my expectations. On a personal level, she is charismatic and well-spoken, both qualities that have served me well in providing an outstanding defense of my parental rights both in a previous and my ongoing legal custody case.”