Cordell & Cordell
Boston Office

5.0 rating based on 81 ratings
Average Client Rating
5 out of 5 Stars

Based on 81 Client Reviews

8:30 am - 5:30 pm


10 Cabot Road
Suite 210
Medford, MA 02155

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


5 Stars

“Andy really did a fine job. I wasn’t a typical client as this was really more advisory than litigation, but all things considered, it went very well. Andy and I worked together very well.”

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5 Stars

“Either Andy himself or his paralegal have always gotten back to me quickly. They are very responsive. … I have a general feeling of pleasure so far. Andy is doing a great job!”


5 Stars

“[my attorney] is great! She seems like she definitely wants to help and get the most she can for me. I don’t have to bring things up to her, she’s spontaneous and aggressive. [my attorney] is tenacious! She really knows her stuff. She is not only knowledgeable in family law, but criminal law as well. This has been very helpful considering the issues with Opposing Party’s background. I’m very impressed with that. I appreciate everything [my attorney] brings to the table!”


5 Stars

“[my attorney] has done a great job on advising me and helping me understand the law and my options. She’s taken a ton of stress off of me. [my attorney] has a very professional, humanistic manner about. her. I’ve never been through a divorce, and I appreciate everything she’s done for me to get me through this.”


5 Stars

“Things are going very well with [my attorney]. She does a really good job of understanding [when] I want her opinion on and when I’m very clear on the direction I want to take. She is very good at conducting a productive conversation around what I want and what needs to be done.”


5 Stars

“Andy is great. He is very passionate about what he does. You can tell he takes his job very seriously. He was impressive in court. Andy really stood up for me and put his foot down. I’ve never had an attorney fight for me like that. It literally brought me to tears. I can’t describe how it feels to have your attorney care that much and fight for you that way. Andy did a great job. He’s a great advocate for dads.”


5 Stars

“[my attorney] was great! She was very helpful and understanding, and always quick to answer all my questions. Had I chose to move forward, [my attorney] would have had me well prepared. [my attorney] really knows her stuff. … I would like to thank [my attorney]. She gave me the best options possible for this difficult journey that may not be over yet.”


5 Stars

“I am very happy with the professionalism displayed and with the end result. Andy did a great job; he listened to me and did what I needed him to do.”

Bob B.

5 Stars

“[my attorney] is great. I work in the restaurant industry and my schedule is very hectic and limited, and [my attorney] has been very accommodating. She has given me nothing but accurate and sound advice the whole time. It’s been a pleasure. [my attorney] is helping to make an otherwise unpleasant experience a little more tolerable.”

Jose M.

5 Stars

“I think [my attorney] has done a really good job for me so far. I usually email her, and she always gets right back to me. She is excellent and I would absolutely refer her if anyone asked.”

Robert B.

5 Stars

“[my attorney] was great! I’ve never been through anything like this before, and she was extremely knowledgeable and so helpful. She broke everything down for me since I don’t have any law background, and she really helped me to understand. …”

Christopher B.

5 Stars

“[my attorney] is very professional, and I think she is an all-around good person. I am very comfortable with having her as my lawyer.”

Rachel E.

5 Stars

“Andy has been great to work with. Everything that he said he was going to do he has done, and he has done it quickly. I am more than pleased with him.”

Scott H.

5 Stars

“You are a highly organized firm. Dealings were always very complete and clear, and I was especially pleased by the professional and personal attitude of Andrew Ordyna. The support staff that I encountered were always professional, helpful and friendly. Thank you and your personnel for a satisfactory outcome.”

Craig W.

5 Stars

“Andy did a professional, courteous job. Everything went very smoothly. I knew he definitely had my back. I was very confident in what he had to say. I entrusted his decision to be in my best interests.”


5 Stars

“[my attorney] is just fantastic, I am extremely happy with her council. She’s patient with me and knows I’m going through a rough time. I’m very very satisfied with the services she has provided thus far. I’m very confident in her to prove my case.”

Paul P.

5 Stars

“​Everything worked out great; a lot better than what I had expected going into everything.  Jacqueline got me a lot more than what I could’ve asked for.  She was really straight-forward with me and didn’t sugar-coat things.  Jacqueline was very realistic about things.”

David W.

5 Stars

“​Jacqueline is great, she is very thorough, she explains things to me when I do not understand them. She is really good and I really appreciate her.”

Nathan S.

5 Stars

“​Jacqueline is very professional, detail-oriented and focused. She did a great job and I’m very thankful!”


5 Stars

​”Dana was persistent, knowledgeable and most importantly effective in getting my alimony payments terminated. ​The court and QDRO process was a long slog, but she got the job done. Highly recommend!​”


5 Stars

“I was happy with the support and representation of the firm and from my attorney. I have already recommended both to a friend in the event they require your services.”

Rick S.

5 Stars

“Everything is done extremely well and the communication is perfect.  Dena has made things the best she could and she definitely goes over the top to keep me prepared.”

Carlos U.

5 Stars

“​Dena was actually great with me. This has been an ongoing battle for 15 years. When I hired her, I was already at my wits end and now we’re almost done. This is such a relief off my chest and back.​”

Brian L.

5 Stars

“Jacky is wonderful, the best!  She was very deliberate with her explanations of the process.  She crossed every t and dotted every i.  I appreciate everything she did for me.  I am very pleased with the service.”

Brandon C.

5 Stars

“Dena has been amazing to work with. She keeps me updated at all times. Throughout this entire process, she has been there almost like a friend. She has given me great advice and thoroughly explains the process. She has made this so easy in a sense that she has made my heart heal faster” – Brandon C. 

* 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.