Springfield Divorce Attorney Marilynn Dye | Cordell & Cordell

Marilynn Dye

Senior Litigation Attorney

Springfield divorce attorney Marilynn DyeGrowing up in a home with biological parents, stepparents, half siblings, and step siblings, Springfield divorce attorney Marilynn Dye knows firsthand the many challenges family law can present families.

“My goal is to always ensure my client has an attorney who can guide them with legal and personal experiences,” Ms. Dye said.

Ms. Dye’s ability to listen and hear client concerns while understanding the sometimes-emotional hurdles to overcome in the process makes her uniquely qualified to practice family law. Her clients can always trust that she will look out for their best interests.

“You never need to question my dedication to your unique situation and my commitment to be your advocate on all fronts of the litigation process,” she said.

Licenses & Admissions

Ms. Dye is licensed to practice in Illinois.


  • Northwestern University -June 1993 – Bachelor
  • UIC John Marshall Law School – June 1998 Juris Doctor
  • UIC John Marshall Law School – Aug 1999 LL.M. Legum MagistrarThe John Marshall Law School Chicago, Illinois Legum Magister (LL.M) Master of Laws in Int’l Business, Dean’s List Degree Conferred 31 August 1999 Juris Doctor, Dean’s List Degree Conferred 17 June 1998 Leadership: Student Bar President 1996 and Governor 7th Circuit American Bar Association 1997 Honor Activities: Moot Court 1997 & 1998 and Published in Law School Journal 1999 Northwestern University Evanston, IllinoisBachelor of Science, Dean’s List Degree Conferred 19 June 1993 Panhellenic Affiliations : Pi Beta Phi Women’s Fraternity and Pi Kappa Alpha Little Sister Leadership: Student Government Board / Liaison to Alumni Association

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Cordell & Cordell, Ms. Dye practiced family law, civil litigation, business law, and estate planning.


Ms. Dye is a member of the ISBA Illinois State Bar Association.