Kelsey B. Daniels - A Cordell & Cordell Minneapolis Divorce Attorney

Kelsey B. Daniels

Litigation Attorney

Edina divorce attorney Kelsey B. DanielsEdina divorce attorney Kelsey B. Daniels has dedicated her practice to family law because the work allows her the opportunity to assist others with legal issues that are of central importance in their lives.

“Whether I am advocating for my client to have more parenting time with his children or fighting for equitable division of assets through a divorce, my focus remains bettering the lives of my clients,” Ms. Daniels said.

Ms. Daniels regularly utilizes her communication skills in practice, which assists her in understanding her client’s perspectives and arguing persuasively with opposing counsel or before the court.

“If I had to tell my client one thing about the process in the first meeting, I would tell them that family law matters can be stressful and consuming,” she said. “Self-care, asking questions, and being open to receiving new information is important. I would tell a client that I am a strong advocate that will provide candid advice.”

Licenses & Admissions

Ms. Daniels is licensed to practice in Minnesota.


Ms. Daniels received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities. She earned her juris doctor from William Mitchell College of Law.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Cordell & Cordell, Ms. Daniels worked at a family law firm in Roseville, Minn. Following that, she was employed by a general practice firm in Forest Lake, Minn., where she maintained a significant family law practice.


In 2020 and 2021, Ms. Daniels was named a Minnesota Rising Star in the family law practice area by Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters rating service of outstanding attorneys.

Kelsey B. Daniels

Rated by Super Lawyers

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"I appreciated the guidance that was provided in a very down-to-earth and understandable manner. I never had to guess or wonder what or why Kelsey was suggesting a strategy. I felt valued and cared for and liked that Kelsey always circled back to confirm that she answered my questions and/or concerns."

"​I was really happy, Kelsey helped me out a lot. She answered my questions and most importantly, she was very patient with me during this difficult time."