Lelan C. Kirk - A Cordell & Cordell Fort Worth Divorce Attorney

Lelan C. Kirk

Litigation Attorney

Fort Worth divorce attorney Lelan C. Kirk Fort Worth divorce attorney Lelan C. Kirk believes the family unit is the most important and powerful aspect of an individual’s life as they grow, learn, and develop throughout life.

“It is imperative that we create strong, healthy, and functional family units,” Mr. Kirk said. “When family units are forced apart, it is imperative that we structure and create insightful solutions so that the family unit can continue to function.”

Mr. Kirk values honesty and transparency. He understands the importance of ensuring that the client understands the strategy of the case and the likelihood of success.

“Furthermore, I think it is important to be realistic and honest with the opposing side regarding their expectations of the results and the stance of either side,” he said.

The divorce process is stressful and you’ll likely have to make some very difficult decisions. However, Mr. Kirk reassures his clients that he will prepare them to make these decisions and consults with them so they’re comfortable before they make any decision.

“I reassure them that I represent their interest with every decision, discussion, and strategy that we employ,” he said. “My absolute goal is to make the client happy and comfortable with my representation regardless of the result.”

Licenses & Admissions

Mr. Kirk is licensed to practice in Texas.


Mr. Kirk earned his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Texas at Arlington. He received his Juris Doctor from Texas A&M University School of Law.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Cordell & Cordell, Mr. Kirk worked in real property, foreclosure, bankruptcy, eviction, and complex civil litigation.


  • American Bar Association
  • Tarrant County Bar Association



“​Lelan is all around there for me when I need him, he’s been great.”


“​Mr. Kirk is doing exceptional at communicating to me and is very professional, encouraging and empathetic. He has been wonderful. He understands the difficulties surrounding these situations and has really been very clear in helping me understand what he is doing and why he is doing it.”