How Abuse And Neglect Affect Child Custody

Men's Divorce PodcastThis month, Cordell & Cordell CEO/Managing Partner Scott Trout and Litigation Partner Kristin Zurek discuss one of the more troubling aspects of family law: abuse and neglect issues in child custody.
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Scott Trout, Kristin Zurek Discuss Shared Parenting Laws

Emmis-Com-logoCordell & Cordell Executive/Managing Partner, CEO Scott Trout and Litigation Partner Kristin Zurek recently appeared on Emmis Radio’s Today’s Issues with Kristi Carson to discuss a range of issues affecting men in the family court system, including two shared parenting bills making their way through the Missouri legislature. [Read more…]

Cordell & Cordell Names Two New Partners

Zurek-JohnsonSternBarbara Johnson-Stern and Kristin Zurek were named Partner at Cordell & Cordell’s annual firm Christmas party on Dec. 7.

Both Ms. Johnson-Stern and Ms. Zurek are long-time attorneys with the firm whose commitment to the organization and the clients they serve has elevated them to the Partner level.

Ms. Johnson-Stern is based in Denver and has practiced family law almost exclusively since she became a lawyer in 1999.

Ms. Zurek is based in St. Louis and previously was the firm’s Lead Litigator.