Jacqueline L. Swift - A Cordell & Cordell Boston Divorce Attorney

Jacqueline L. Swift

Litigation Attorney

Boston divorce attorney Jacqueline L. SwiftBoston divorce attorney Jacqueline L. Swift decided to practice family law because she liked the idea of being able to help others through a difficult time in their lives. Because of her firsthand experience with divorce, she is able to empathize with what her clients are going through.

“I am a child of divorce, and I personally understand what it can be like for a family to have to go through that hard process,” Ms. Swift said.

Ms. Swift has the ability to remain calm during stressful situations. That is critical in the practice of family law as divorce tends to be very stressful. She also understands the importance of remaining professional when dealing with clients and opposing counsel.

Ms. Swift always strives to keep her client informed during the court process and is quick to keep them up to date on the status of their case.

“I will do my best to advise the client of all their options and assist them to reach a resolution most favorable to them,” she said.

Licenses & Admissions

Ms. Swift is licensed to practice in Massachusetts.


Ms. Swift earned her bachelor’s degree and juris doctor from Suffolk University.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Cordell & Cordell, Ms. Swift practiced family law.


  • Essex County Bar Association, 2015
  • Salem Bar Association, 2015


"​Everything worked out great; a lot better than what I had expected going into everything.  Jacqueline got me a lot more than what I could've asked for.  She was really straight-forward with me and didn't sugar-coat things.  Jacqueline was very realistic about things."
"​Jacqueline is great, she is very thorough, she explains things to me when I do not understand them. She is really good and I really appreciate her."
"​Jacqueline is very professional, detail-oriented and focused. She did a great job and I'm very thankful!"
"I was happy with the support and representation of the firm and from my attorney. I have already recommended both to a friend in the event they require your services."
"Jacky is wonderful, the best!  She was very deliberate with her explanations of the process.  She crossed every t and dotted every i.  I appreciate everything she did for me.  I am very pleased with the service."