Maura C. Boogay | Cordell & Cordell Philadelphia Divorce Lawyer

Maura C. Boogay

Litigation Manager

Boogay_MauraThe idea of helping people in difficult times is what Maura C. Boogay found appealing about family law, which involves representing people in a very challenging time in their lives.

Since these cases can be so emotionally charged and personal, Ms. Boogay stresses to her clients the importance of building a relationship with your attorney where you are comfortable sharing sensitive and revealing information.

“It is only through open communication that your attorney can best understand your case and set up realistic expectations and goals for your matter,” she said.

Licenses & Admissions

Ms. Boogay is licensed in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.


Bachelor of Arts in English from Clemson University; Juris Doctor from Widener University School of Law.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Cordell & Cordell, Ms. Boogay practiced with a small general practice firm and focused primarily on family law with some practice involving criminal law and estate planning.


Philadelphia Bar Association – Family Law Section, Pennsylvania Bar Association – Family Law Section and the Nicholas Cipriani Inn of Court.

Speeches, Seminars, & Publications

Ms. Boogay is a frequent contributor of family law articles on She has also appeared on 97.5FM The Fanatic in Philadelphia to discuss the Philadelphia Eagles owner’s divorce and spoke with the Philly Voice about the potential implications of the Ashley Madison security breach in regards to divorce cases.

Ms. Boogay wrote the article “Pennsylvania Support Calculations” for this website.

Ms. Boogay has also contributed responses to Ask a Lawyer questions on


Ms. Boogay volunteers with the organization, Peter’s Place, in Radnor, Pennsylvania. Peter’s Place is a Center for Children coping with the loss of a family member.


"Maura provides a calming influence when the situation really seems out of hand. ... Maura is a gunfighter who is not afraid to pull [the] trigger and knows when it is the right time.  She makes a stressful situation stress-free!"
"Maura takes time to explain things to me involving my case and the legal process. She really helps me understand where I am at with my case and is a very good communicator. I am very satisfied and could not be happier with Maura!"  
"Maura was an exceptional asset to me.  She could not have been more professional, diligent or hard-working. She was always available ..."
"Maura has been responsive to everything. She is really there for me and has provided a lot of support in all aspects."
"Maura is very responsive. I can tell she's invested in my case. I feel like she's a real partner with me. She is very personable, and I feel like she cares. "
"Maura was prompt returning my calls when I had questions. She was very knowledgeable about the laws with my case. She was pleasant to work with."

​"Maura has made a very difficult situation easier to navigate regarding the divorce. I couldn’t have asked for better representation. She’s been attentive to what I want and very professional in obtaining it for me."

*Check out more Cordell & Cordell reviews of Maura and the rest of our Pennsylvania attorneys.