Sacramento Divorce Attorney Sanders B. Patton | Cordell & Cordell

Sanders B. Patton

Senior Litigation Attorney

Sacramento divorce attorney Sanders B. PattonSacramento divorce attorney Sanders B. Patton strongly believes everyone needs help in times of distress. Divorce is no different.

“Helping others to navigate the complicated process and sorting out the problems that come from dissolving a marriage, making simple that which is confusing, is important to me,” he said.

“Mr. Patton works extremely well with all parties involved in the family law process. His experience in criminal defense taught him to achieve the best result possible when the stakes are at their highest.

“This is not a quick process, and it is often overwhelming,” he said. “I am here to guide you through, answer your questions, and provide guidance on the direction your case can take. Most of all, I am here to fight for you and to ensure the best outcome given the circumstances.

“I will listen to your concerns, advocate for your rights, and always give you my honest opinion about your case.”

Licenses & Admissions

Mr. Patton is licensed to practice in California.


Mr. Patton earned his Juris Doctor from Thomas Jefferson School of Law. He received his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Southern California.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Cordell & Cordell, Mr. Patton practiced criminal defense (state and federal) and civil litigation.


  • State Bar of California, 2009
  • S. District Court, Southern District of California, 2009
  • Sacramento County Bar Association

Speeches, Seminars, & Publications

  • CEB Criminal Law Practice and Procedures Chapter 3 – Right To Counsel; The Attorney-Client Relationship