Sacramento Divorce Attorney Morgan Montoya | Cordell & Cordell

Morgan Montoya

Litigation Attorney

Sacramento divorce attorney Morgan MontoyaSacramento divorce attorney Morgan Montoya enjoys assisting individuals going through difficult times, which is why she has pursued a career practicing family law.

“We all experience challenges that at times can feel out of our control,” Ms. Montoya said. “I find it rewarding to assist my clients in maintaining control of their own happiness and staying focused on the future that they want to create.”

Ms. Montoya has an empathetic nature but believes strongly in accountability. She understands that people are complicated and no one family law matter is the same.

“As such, it is paramount to be creative and think outside the box – abilities I pride myself on possessing,” she said.

Additionally, her educational background in psychology and child development is invaluable in her practice, particularly in matters that involve child custody and visitation issues.

Ms. Montoya emphasizes that challenges experienced during a family law matter do not define who you are as an individual.

“I am a firm believer in second chances,” she said. “We are who we decide we want to be, starting today.”

She is passionate about her chosen profession and prides herself in providing excellent representation to every client.

“I take a genuine and passionate approach to representing my clients,” she said. “I provide assertive but mindful representation. I represent my client’s position with the conviction they personally feel, combined with the confidence and clarity one should expect from their attorney.”

Licenses & Admissions

Ms. Montoya is licensed to practice in California.


Ms. Montoya earned her Bachelor of Arts in psychology from the University of California Berkeley. She received her Juris Doctor with a certification in family law from the Golden Gate University School of Law.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Cordell & Cordell, Ms. Montoya practiced family law.


  • California Bar Association, 2018
  • California Lawyers Association, 2018
  • California Young Lawyers Association, 2018