Cordell & Cordell
Hartford Office

4.5 rating based on 67 ratings
Average Client Rating
4.5 out of 5 Stars

Based on 67 Client Reviews

8:30 am - 5:30 pm


100 Pearl St.
11th Floor
Hartford, CT 06103

Schedule Your Initial Consultation Online

We offer phone and online scheduling. Initial consultations last one hour and provide an opportunity to address your specific questions and goals with an attorney.

Please be advised consultations are limited to yourself and the attorney (no other person may be present in the consultation).

This appointment will be contingent upon a conflict check. We will email an appointment confirmation after the review is complete.

If you have already met with a Cordell & Cordell attorney,
please call 1-866-DADS-LAW to schedule your appointment.

A consultation fee is due at the time of your appointment.

Cordell & Cordell Family Law Practice Areas

Child Custody

Cordell & Cordell family attorneys fight to maintain and maximize your role in your children’s lives.

Child Support

Our attorneys work to preserve your financial interests and the interests of your children.

Collaborative Divorce and Mediation

Collaborative divorce and mediation enable couples to dissolve their relationship in a flexible manner that avoids going to court altogether.

Contempt Proceedings

Held when there has been a violation of a court order.

Declaration of Paternity

Ensure you receive all your paternity rights by filing for a declaration of paternity.


Our family law attorneys work with you to outline your divorce goals and prepare you for your case.

Legal Separation

A court process designed to define the rights and obligations between spouses who are living apart while still legally married.

Military Family Law

When a couple decides to end their marriage while one spouse is serving in the military, divorce tends to get more complicated.

Modification of Decrees

If you find yourself earning less income, or your ex has a larger earning potential, we can help you file a modification to adjust past decrees.

Prenuptial Agreements

Done right, these agreements allow couples to plan their future with more security.

Asset Division and Property Division

The process of dividing assets during divorce and determining who gets what.

Protection Order

An order used by the court to protect against a situation involving alleged domestic violence, harassment, stalking, or sexual assault.

Spousal Support, Spousal Maintenance and Alimony

Money paid to your ex to maintain a standard of living they were used to during your marriage.

Client Testimonials

Stan K.

5 Stars

“Phyllis has been exemplary. She is always on top of things, keeps me on track and well informed. I could not be happier.”

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5 Stars

“Phyllis [has] done a wonderful job. I was very impressed [with] how my case was handled.”


5 Stars

“Phyllis has been very attentive to my issues throughout the entire process. I entered into this with no idea how it would go or what I even wanted. She has offered guidance and expertise that has been reassuring through the whole ordeal.”

Floyd H.

5 Stars

“I am happy with what Phyllis has completed in my case.  I researched Cordell & Cordell on the internet and liked the message to help dads.  Phyllis explained everything upfront, and I fell reassured of this process.”

Garcia J.

5 Stars

“Phyllis and Cordell & Cordell are doing everything I have asked for and more.  I couldn’t be happier.”


5 Stars

“I have already referred others to Phyllis.  She is very thorough and detailed.  I feel that I am in good hands for court.”


5 Stars

“I never felt as though I was being mislead or forgotten about.”


5 Stars

“Phyllis is very good and she has been dealing with my case for a while. She is extremely efficient. She’s awesome all while keeping my cost down.”

Stephen M.

5 Stars

“At this point, everything is as good as it can be. For the first time, I feel as though I have a strong backbone. Phyllis has been better than I anticipated.”

Dirk O.

5 Stars

“​Nicole and Allison are great. I also really love the feature on your website to be able to view the billing.​”


5 Stars

“​Nicole and Allison have been excellent on keeping me updated regularly and making sure all of my concerns are addressed. The entire experience has been above and beyond expectations so far.”

Brian G.

5 Stars

“​Nicole has been very good about everything! She excellent with communication. Nicole seems very interested and proactive on my case. She’s up on everything she needs to be. This has been everything that I hoped it would be. This is the reason I chose Cordell & Cordell.”

Fernand R.

5 Stars

“[Phyllis] was knowledgeable, personable, and honest. Her immediate attention and contact with us was impressive. She is a quality attorney. Phyllis M. was extraordinary. She is absolutely a star among attorneys!”

David N.

5 Stars

“[My attorney] and her assistant, Allison were extremely professional, sympathetic, and punctual. Exceptional service to my case.”


5 Stars

“I was hesitant at first but after speaking with [Alix] things just felt right.  I could tell she and the firm were about me and my daughter.  She helped me so much and managed my case very well.  She helped me understand where I was and the complexity of my case.  I am very happy with how things turned out and the direction they continue to go.”

Charles G.

5 Stars

“He’s been very helpful and works very hard. It’s obvious he’s done a lot of research on my case. Everything is working out pretty good.​”

* Rating based on internal client satisfaction surveys. Review Policy.

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The experienced divorce lawyers at Cordell & Cordell provide intelligent, aggressive divorce representation to fathers. We are a community of talented legal professionals that prioritize growth and success in all our life roles. Together we assure our clients the quality of representation we would expect for ourselves.