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Divorce typically isn’t something you’re prepared for. Ending your marriage creates a cloud of uncertainty regarding your life and your future and also brings with it a whirlwind of emotions.

Our Springfield, Illinois, attorneys realize how frightening this transition can be. They take the time to sit down with you to understand your concerns, explain how the process will work, and work diligently with you to to protect both your rights and the rights of your children.

Divorce Attorneys Dedicated to Helping Men

It does not matter how tough you are, a divorce is likely going to take a toll on you. The decisions you make have the potential to impact your finances for years to come. More importantly, your choices can affect the relationship you have with your kids.

Cordell & Cordell’s Springfield attorneys exclusively practice family law with a focus on men’s divorce. That gives them a unique understanding of the challenges you are likely to face in the family court system as a man and a father.

Our Springfield attorneys handle a large range of family law issues from uncontested divorce to complex asset division.

Advocates For Dad’s Rights and Fathers’ Rights

Cordell & Cordell was founded in 1990 by Joseph E. Cordell and his wife, Yvonne, in an effort to help level the playing field for men in family law.

In the years since, Cordell & Cordell has grown into one of the largest family law firms representing men in the world with offices all across the United States. In 2015, the firm expanded internationally with the opening of its first office in the United Kingdom.

At Cordell & Cordell, we understand the unique challenges military families face during divorce.

National Client Testimonials


“In reality I almost feel sorry for the opposing attorney (notice I said almost) because [my attorney] is so well prepared and she always ensures that I am ready for whatever is to come. [My attorney] is a straight shooter and I trust her. She doesn’t pull any punches which is why I feel like I’m in good hands. [My attorney] goes out of her way to explain every step so that I can make the best decision. She does not push me into agreeing with her. She’s a strong and careful advocate. She doesn’t back down from the opposing attorney and she will stand up to me when/if I’m about to make a boneheaded decision. … I feel great about my representation. … “


“Evelyn is wonderful about returning calls, text messages and/or emails. Evelyn Rodriguez has helped ease my worries about my divorce. She has explained every step though this divorce process very well. I have put a lot of trust into Evelyn, and I am confident she is helping me as best as she can to ensure this divorce doesn’t put too much strain on me financially, emotionally, and mentally.”


“… She communicated very well.  I felt that she was efficient with her time.  I hired her because I needed the leverage of a good attorney, and I knew that we would be taken seriously.  I also wanted to make sure that the paperwork was filed correctly and covered everything.  I would say that Sally Colton makes your firm look very good.  The company was upfront, and I knew what I was getting into. … She made it very easy to understand and told me what to expect so there were no surprises.”