Chattanooga Divorce Attorney Kellan B. Potts | Cordell & Cordell

Kellan B. Potts

Litigation Attorney

Chattanooga divorce attorney Kellan B. PottsChattanooga divorce attorney Kellan B. Potts was drawn to practicing family law by his desire to help people during difficult times. He always shows compassion for clients and their situations as they navigate what is typically a very emotionally taxing time of their life.

When faced with divorce, so many guys are unsure where to turn. Divorce laws and legal jargon can be difficult to comprehend, and the emotional turmoil of the process can leave men feeling abandoned and alone.

Mr. Potts understands the challenges men and fathers go through during this time. He sees it as his responsibility to be a trusted partner guys can turn to at any point during the divorce process. During an otherwise tumultuous time, he provides a sense of stability and reassurance.

“This can be a difficult process,” Mr. Potts said, “but my whole job, all of my education and training is dedicated to getting them the best possible outcome in their case and I am with them 100 percent of the way.”

Licenses & Admissions

Mr. Potts is licensed to practice in Tennessee and New York.


Mr. Potts earned his Juris Doctor from Albany Law School. He received his Bachelor of Arts in English from Binghamton University.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Cordell & Cordell, Mr. Potts practiced family law, matrimonial law, criminal law (state and federal), plaintiff injury work, lead poisoning lawsuits, insurance defense, health care law, and health care controversies.


  • New York State Bar Association, 2016
  • American Bar Association, 2013
  • Albany County Bar Association, 2016
  • Saratoga County Bar Association, 2017
  • Ulster County Bar Association, 2017

Speeches, Seminars, & Publications

  • “Embracing Disruption,” – Albany Law Review
  • “Supervised Release & Illegal Aliens: An Empty Gesture?” – International Law Studies Blog