How COVID-19 Impacts Child Custody - Men's Divorce Podcast | Cordell & Cordell

How COVID-19 Impacts Child Custody – Men’s Divorce Podcast

Men's Divorce PodcastCordell & Cordell is producing a special podcast series in an effort to answer the numerous questions that have arisen about divorce and child custody issues during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Over the past several weeks, men and fathers across the country have flooded the firm with questions about how their divorce or child custody case is impacted by COVID-19. In an effort to help educate and inform guys during this uncertain time, Cordell & Cordell is hosting free weekly webinars that can be viewed live or on the firm’s YouTube channel.

The podcast series will feature shorter conversations with Cordell & Cordell CEO/managing partner Scott Trout and the firm’s divorce attorneys. They will explore a specific topic in-depth so that listeners gain a better understanding of what they are facing.

In the first episode, Mr. Trout and Virginia Beach divorce attorney Charles Hatley explain what effect COVID-19 is having on child custody matters. A lot of fathers are concerned with how quarantine and shelter-in-place orders are going to impact their right to parenting time. They are also worried about how to keep their children safe as they shuffle between households.

Mr. Trout and Mr. Hatley discuss how to handle these issues and more.

Click the link above to listen to the full episode. Also make sure to subscribe to the podcast on iTunes or whichever podcast app you prefer.


About Shawn Garrison

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.