Scott Trout Talks Ashley Madison Hack And Divorce

Scott Trout Talks Ashley Madison Hack And Divorce

KMBZCordell & Cordell Executive/Managing Partner, CEO Scott Trout appeared on KMBZ-Kansas City to discuss how the Ashley Madison data breach could lead to a surge in divorces. 

Ashley Madison is an online dating site with 37 million users that helps married couples cheat. Recently, the site claimed it was hacked and some user data was stolen.

Scott Trout

Cordell & Cordell Executive/Managing Partner, CEO Scott Trout

The data breach potentially “opens up a goldmine of evidence for divorce attorneys and unhappy spouses who want to find information for free,” Trout said.

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Shawn Garrison is an Online Editor for Lexicon, focusing on subjects related to the legal services of customers, Cordell & Cordell and Cordell & Cordell UK. He has written countless pieces dealing with the unique child custody and divorce issues that men and fathers face. Through his work on,, and, Mr. Garrison has become an authority on the complexities of the legal experience and was a content creator for the YouTube series “Dad’s Divorce Live” and additional videos on both the Dad’s Divorce and Cordell & Cordell YouTube channels.

Mr. Garrison has managed the sites of these customers, and fostered the creation of several of their features, including the Cordell & Cordell attorney and office pages, the Dad’s Divorce Newsletter, and the Cordell & Cordell newsletter.