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Troy, MI

Cordell & Cordell divorce attorneys exclusively practice family law with a focus on men’s divorce.
100 W. Big Beaver Road
Suite 200
Troy, MI 48084

By Appointment Only


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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.


Directions to Troy, MI Office

Where is The Troy Office? The Troy office is located at 100 W. Big Beaver Road, Suite 200 at the cross streets of Big Beaver Road (16 Mile) & Crooks. Nearby landmarks include the Children’s Hospital of Michigan Troy, and popular restaurants including Stoney River Steakhouse and Grill and Fogo de Chao Brazilian Steakhouse. To get here from I-75, take exit 69 for Big Beaver Rd, keep right to continue on Exit 69A, follow signs for Big Beaver Road E, turn right onto W Big Beaver Rd. To get here from Detroit, head east on Cadillac Square toward Bates St, turn right onto Randolph Street, turn left onto Interstate 375 Business (Spur)/E Jefferson Ave, slight left onto I-375 N/Chrysler Fwy (signs for Interstate 75/Interstate 375/Flint), continue onto I-75 N/Chrysler Fwy, take exit 69 for Big Beaver Rd, keep right to continue on E 69A, follow signs for Big Beaver Road E, and turn right onto W Big Beaver Rd.

Parking: Free parking is available around the building.

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.

Troy, MI Practice Areas

Divorce can be the most trying period in a man’s life. Cordell & Cordell, a domestic law firm, hopes to make it easier for you and your children. Cordell & Cordell offers legal representation in Peoria, Arizona and surrounding areas. Our divorce attorneys are committed to delivering the best service and fight to be a partner men can count on.

Frequently Asked Troy, MI Questions

How long do I have to live in Oakland County to file for divorce?

You must have resided in Oakland County for 10 days before filing for divorce in that county.

Is there a mandatory waiting period in Oakland County before a divorce can be granted?

For a divorce that involves minor children, there is a six-month waiting period before a divorce can be granted. For a divorce that does not involve minor children, there is a 60-day waiting period before a divorce can be granted.

How can I serve my spouse in Oakland County? If attempts to serve do not work, can I serve by publication?

You can serve your spouse in one of three ways:

  1. By certified mail, return-receipt requested;
  2. By process server; or
  3. By handing the complaint to your spouse and having him or her sign an acknowledgment of service.

The court will only grant service by publication if you can show that your spouse is purposely and willingly avoiding service, and that despite your diligent efforts, you are not able to serve your spouse using the above methods. You would need to obtain the court’s permission to do this.

If the court granted your motion for alternate service by publication, normally you would be required to publish the notice in a newspaper that is local to where your spouse lives, for a period of three consecutive weeks.

What are the specific forms I will need to file for a divorce in Oakland County?

In Oakland County, you need to file:

  1. Verified Complaint for Divorce
  2. Summons
  3. Verified Statement and Application for IV-D Services (if the divorce involves minor children)
At what courthouse do I file for divorce in Oakland County?

Divorces are filed in the Oakland County Circuit Court located at 1200 N. Telegraph Rd. in Pontiac.

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Why Hire
Cordell & Cordell?

Men hire Cordell & Cordell because the firm’s entire focus is on aggressively championing the rights of men and fathers through divorce. Our attorneys understand how the deck is often stacked against guys in family law and are committed to leveling the playing field by providing the legal guidance and resources needed to give them a fair chance at success.