Jerrod M. Rayborn - A Cordell & Cordell Ridgeland Divorce Attorney

Jerrod M. Rayborn

Litigation Attorney

Ridgeland divorce attorney Jerrod M. RaybornDivorce is considered one of the most difficult and emotionally draining life experiences a man can go through. Ridgeland divorce attorney Jerrod M. Rayborn is passionate about helping people through situations that are especially difficult.

During the course of a divorce, there are inevitably a lot of emotional highs and lows. Many guys make the mistakes of living and dying with those ups and downs. Mr. Rayborn distinguishes himself by remaining consistent and maintaining his composure, despite how it might seem the case is going.

“I can keep a level head when most other people are not doing so,” Mr. Rayborn said.

It is impossible to guarantee the results of any divorce case, but Mr. Rayborn does promise to do whatever is within his power to make sure his clients are fairly represented and have their voices heard in family court.

“The process will not be easy, but you will get through it,” he said. “I am diligent and will put forth my best effort.”

Licenses & Admissions

Mr. Rayborn is licensed to practice in Mississippi.


Mr. Rayborn received his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Mississippi College. He earned his Juris Doctor from Mississippi College School of Law.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Cordell & Cordell, Mr. Rayborn practiced domestic relations.


  • All Mississippi State Courts
  • S. District Court
  • Southern District of Mississippi
  • S. District Court
  • Northern District of Mississippi
  • S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
  • Madison County Bar Association
  • Rankin County Bar Association

Speeches, Seminars, & Publications

Mr. Rayborn was quoted in the Clarion Ledger in an article examining gender bias in Mississippi child custody cases.


"​Jerrod did a great job.  Jerrod answered all of my calls immediately and took extra special care of me and my case.  I am glad that I picked your Firm.  I am very happy and had no issues."
"​Jerrod is terrific.  I am so happy that I decided to use your Firm and part ways with my old Attorney.  Jerrod cares about my case and you can really feel that in talking to him.  He's on top of my case and quick to answer any questions that I may have."
"​Jerrod is very thorough, very good with strategy.  I've had numerous conversations with Jerrod and he has worked hard to push my case forward very well.  I picked a good attorney and a great Firm.  He has been a tremendous help!"

"​Jerrod has great patience. He was a patient listener, as well as being slow and thoughtful before communicating with opposing counsel or deciding on a next legal move."


​"I already have referred others to him. Jerrod found strategies to overcome the many obstacles that popped up to complicate my case. Some were unusual. He was diligent in researching, understanding and solving these problems."

​ "He was really good with communicating everything that was going on. That was really helpful.​"
"Jerrod did a wonderful job. He was professional, your services were professional, all phone calls and emails were professional. I was pleased with what he did. Jerrod treated me great. He is a smart lawyer and he treated me fairly and with respect. He genuinely cared about the situation and gave me great advice."
 "Jerrod represented me really well. He fought for me and I pretty much got the outcome I was looking for."