Joseph C. Gonzales - A Cordell & Cordell Albuquerque Divorce Attorney

Joseph C. Gonzales

Litigation Attorney

Albuquerque divorce attorney Joseph C. Gonzales

Albuquerque divorce attorney Joseph C. Gonzales was attracted to family law because of the opportunity it presents to assist those going through a challenging and uncertain time in their life.

“I am detail-oriented and tenacious while working to make sure clients’ rights are protected,” Mr. Gonzales said.

The divorce process is overwhelming for many, and it is tough to know where to turn. Mr. Gonzales works diligently to make sure his clients’ rights are protected and to make sure they understand all the options they have available. In what is an otherwise uncertain and calamitous time, Mr. Gonzales provides a source of stability and reassurance.

“I am here to listen, without judgment, and to provide every client with an objective and honest opinion on what options are available to them,” he said.

Licenses & Admissions

Mr. Gonzales is licensed to practice in New Mexico.


Mr. Gonzales earned his Juris Doctor from the University of New Mexico School of Law.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Cordell & Cordell, Mr. Gonzales practiced probate litigation and estate planning and represented homeowners in claims against major financial institutions involving fraud, bad faith lending, common law contracts and torts, Truth in Lending Act, Fair Credit Reporting Act, and Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act. He also was previously an Assistant District Attorney.


  • New Mexico Bar Association
  • S. District Court of New Mexico



“The firm has been very nice. They’ve always made it about me. It’s been a breath of fresh air. That relieved me of all the stress of it not being mishandled.”