We Understand Where You're At.


We are a law firm practicing exclusively family law for over thirty years.  When it comes to protecting your kids, your property and your finances, nothing matters more.

Clients in Frederick who utilize the No Retainer Autopay Option will not be required to make a fee deposit to retain.* We understand family law matters can be financially taxing and want to do what we can to ease the stress during this trying time.

*If qualified, terms apply.

Contact our Frederick Office


Where is our Frederick office? Our Frederick office is located at 5283 Corporate Drive, in Suite 200. Find us among other service providers like Maryland Vision Center and Nymeo Federal Credit Union on Chairman Court. Nearby, you’ll also find a plethora of retail and popular restaurants, including Kittiwat Thai Kitchen, the Regal Westview & IMAX theatre, and Francis Scott Key Mall. If you are heading to our office from Downtown Frederick, take Stadium Drive to New Design Road and continue until you reach Corporate Drive. Take a left onto Corporate Drive and a right onto Charimans Court and your destination will be on the left. If you are coming via I-70 W, continue to MD-85/Buckeystown Pike in Ballenger Creek. Then take exit 31B and merge onto MD-85/Buckeystown Pike. Take a right onto Crestvood Blvd and then a left onto Corporate Drive.

Parking: Parking is available in the lot surround the building.

Schedule Your Initial Consultation Online

  • We offer phone, virtual, and in-person 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 $125 consultation fee is due at the time of your appointment. Consultation fee waived at retention.

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 Maintenance

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

Contact Us to Schedule

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.