Bryan Abercrombie - Cordell & Cordell Houston divorce lawyer

Bryan Abercrombie

Litigation Partner

Abercrombie_BryanBryan L. Abercrombie has extensive experience in domestic relations matters including trial, jury trial, appellate and collaborative law.

“As your attorney, I know that a divorce or custody case is the most difficult and challenging problem in your life,” Mr. Abercrombie said. “I will treat your case as such and constantly strive to protect your rights, advise you of all your options and help you achieve a resolution to your case.”

Licenses & Admissions

Mr. Abercrombie is licensed in Texas and Board Certified in Family Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.





Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from the University of Texas at Arlington; Juris Doctor from Texas A&M University School of Law, where he was active in the Moot Court Honors Program.

While in law school, Mr. Abercrombie served as a Corporate Compliance Manager for Laidlaw Inc.


College of the State Bar of Texas; Tarrant, Dallas, Houston, Harris County and Montgomery County Bar Associations; Dallas Area and Houston Area Young Lawyers Association; Texas A&M Mentor Program; Dallas Bar Association’s Legal Aid to Military Personnel Program.


Mr. Abercrombie was recognized from 2009-2011 as a Texas Rising Star in the area of family law by Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters rating service of outstanding lawyers.

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Speeches, Seminars, & Publications

Mr. Abercrombie was interviewed by KTRH 740-AM Houston about how millennials are reducing the divorce rate.

Mr. Abercrombie spoke with KTRH 740-AM Houston about the bird nesting child custody trend.

Mr. Abercrombie spoke with KTRH 740-AM Houston about how courts typically handle pet custody issues.

Mr. Abercrombie appeared on Great Day Houston to discuss a pending lawsuit against NFL running back Arian Foster alleging Foster tried to strong-arm his mistress into aborting their unborn child.

He also appeared on Houston Real Estate Radio on KPRG AM 950 to discuss how real estate is treated in divorce situations and other types of family law.

For the full, two-part interview between Mr. Abercrombie and host Shannon Register, broker/owner of Register Real Estate Advisors, please watch the embedded videos below.

Family Law and Real Estate Property Division (Part 1): Part 2:

Mr. Abercrombie spoke with KTRH NewsRadio in Houston about the impact the rise of social media has had on divorces. Listen to the interview below.


Mr. Abercrombie volunteers at the Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children and is Director of the House Corporation for Sigma Chi Fraternity at the University of Texas at Arlington.

Mr. Abercrombie is an avid reader, passionate cyclist, and enthusiast of American history. He has been an invited guest speaker at the Arlington Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution on several occasions.



“Bryan is outstanding. He is proactive and helps keep the stress to a minimum. I have already referred several people.”