Knoxville Divorce Attorney J. Abigail Burke Carroll | Cordell & Cordell

J. Abigail Burke Carroll

Litigation Attorney

Knoxville divorce attorney J. Abigail Burke CarrollKnoxville divorce attorney J. Abigail Burke Carroll considers herself a bedrock of support and guidance for families as they go through their toughest times.

“As spouses, parents, children, and caregivers move forward and find their ‘new normal,’ I enjoy being able to minimize the emotional and financial turbulence they experience while aggressively protecting their interests,” Ms. Burke Carroll.

Ms. Burke Carroll considers her defining trait to be her sense of self-confidence, which she hopes is contagious.

“My goal is to make sure that every client I have is confident not only in my knowledge and skills, but also in the knowledge of their own case that they have obtained through regular communication with our office.”

When working with Ms. Burke Carroll, clients can expect a forthright, honest assessment of their case and the likely outcomes.

“My job is to get you the best outcome possible while explaining the way the law applies to your individual case,” she said.

Licenses & Admissions

Ms. Burke Carroll is licensed to practice in Tennessee.


Ms. Burke Carroll earned her Juris Doctor from the University of Tennessee College of Law. She received her Bachelor of Science in history from Tennessee Wesleyan University.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Cordell & Cordell, Ms. Burke Carroll practiced family law criminal law estate planning, general civil litigation, and appellate law.


  • McMinn-Meigs Bar Association, 2017
  • Tennessee Bar Association, 2015