Stephen Babe - A Cordell & Cordell Des Moines Divorce Attorney

Stephen Babe

Junior Associate Attorney

Des Moines Divorce Attorney Stephen Babe

Family law appeals to Des Moines divorce attorney Stephen Babe because he enjoys being an effective and zealous advocate for clients in these important matters. He believes each person he helps has a unique case and each case is important to him.

“My job is to help guide clients in making informed decisions, based on their circumstances,” Mr. Babe said.

Mr. Babe is comprehensive in his approach to family law, and he leaves no stone unturned when preparing for court. He also places a huge emphasis on effective communication, so that his clients are kept in the loop about all matters pertaining to their case.

“Keeping each client informed throughout the case is essential, so that the client has a clear understanding of all of the issues presented and so that they are kept informed of all of the possible outcomes,” he said.

Licenses & Admissions

Mr. Babe is licensed to practice in Iowa.


Mr. Babe received his Bachelor of Science in Finance from Wayne State College and his Juris Doctor from Drake University Law School.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Cordell and Cordell, Mr. Babe gained experience in family law, property law, and collections law.


While at Drake Law School, Mr. Babe was the recipient of the Jeffrey and Elizabeth Goodman Distinguished Advocate Award. This award is given to the Drake Law student who, in the opinion of the faculty, demonstrates excellence and proficiency in client representation and advocacy.