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Divorce is a life experience that can shake you to your core no matter how tough you are. Every part of your life – from your finances to your relationships with your kids – can be affected.

During this difficult time, it is important to have an advocate in your corner willing to fight for your rights and the rights of your children. Our Jackson, Mississippi, divorce lawyers are committed to walking you through the ins and outs of the legal process and doing whatever they can to help you transition through this challenging part of your life.

Divorce Attorneys Dedicated to Helping Men

When you are going through divorce, it can feel like you are all alone and have nowhere to turn. Our Jackson family law attorneys are there to answer whatever divorce questions you may have and to help you understand the ramifications of any decision you make.

While divorce is unpredictable and you can never guarantee any outcome, our attorneys will do their best to ensure that your point of view is fairly represented in family court.

Advocates For Dad’s Rights and Fathers’ Rights

In 1990, Joseph E. Cordell and his wife, Yvonne, founded Cordell & Cordell and have been battling for fathers’ rights ever since. Over the years, the firm has grown into one of the largest family law firms representing men in divorce in the world with more than 100 offices across the United States and the United Kingdom.

Despite going up against a system that seems predisposed against them, Cordell & Cordell has established itself as a partner men can count on.

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

National Client Testimonials


“[My attorney] is so responsive; major or minor, she makes sure that my mind is at ease and responds promptly always. [My attorney] keeps me very well informed. While I know she has many other clients, she always makes me feel as if I am the only one and the highest priority. If I could rate a 10, I would rate 10. My divorce was messy, but thanks to [my attorney] I am able to be a present father to 3 beautiful children. … [My attorney] should be a role model and a mentor to other attorneys. I would design the entire corporate structure based on how she conducts herself. Her passion for and knowledge in this field is unsurpassed.”


“Dena will probably be running Cordell & Cordell one day. She is very intelligent and presents herself extremely well. She is all-around a terrific attorney.”


“Rachel is excellent! I completely trust her decision making. I always know she has my best interest at heart. Rachel always keeps me updated. [The paralegal] even helps her with this as well. I always know what is going on. I was referred to you all by a coworker, and I feel it was a great choice to go with Cordell & Cordell. I hear great things about Cordell & Cordell all over town. “