M. Thomas Underwood - A Cordell & Cordell Louisville Divorce Attorney

M. Thomas Underwood

Senior Litigation Attorney

Louisville divorce attorney M. Thomas UnderwoodDivorce is one of the most challenging and difficult personal struggles an individual will ever face. The daunting struggle is exactly why Louisville divorce attorney M. Thomas Underwood has chosen a career practicing family law.

Mr. Underwood’s mission is to guide each one of his clients through every stage of the divorce process, so that they end up in a strong position to start the next chapter of their lives.

His strongest trait is his ability to listen to a client’s concerns and work with that client on an individual basis to identify the desired goals, implementing the most effective method to achieve them.

“I take a sincere, personal interest in every client, and strive to find a practical, cost-effective solution to that client’s legal issue, without sacrificing quality and dedication,” he said.

Licenses & Admissions

Mr. Underwood is licensed in Kentucky and Washington.


Mr. Underwood earned his Juris Doctor from the University of Louisville. He received his bachelor of arts from the University of Kentucky.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Cordell & Cordell, Mr. Underwood practiced domestic relations, probate, and general practice.


  • Kentucky Bar Association, 2000
  • Washington Bar Association, 2018