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Divorce is one of the most difficult experiences a man will ever face. During this challenging time, Cordell & Cordell is a partner guys can trust. The family law attorneys at our Wilmington, North Carolina, office can help guide you through any divorce issue, including child support, child custody, property division, and alimony.

Divorce Attorneys Dedicated to Helping Men

Divorce is emotionally grueling, no matter how tough you are. You are faced with decisions that have the potential to impact your finances for the rest of your life.

More importantly, the relationship you have with you children can be affected. Our attorneys listen to all your concerns and work to champion your rights and the rights of your children in family court.

This is a critical life transition and our attorneys will do whatever possible to help you start the next chapter of your life on solid footing.

Advocates For Dad’s Rights and Fathers’ Rights

Since 1990, Cordell & Cordell has proudly represented men and fathers through the divorce process. In that time, the firm has battled numerous unfair and outdated stereotypes that pervade the North Carolina family court system.

In 2015, the firm expanded internationally by opening its first office in the United Kingdom.

Despite battling a system that seems predisposed against them, Cordell & Cordell has risen to establish ourselves 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] did wonderfully. For the money, it’s better to have this team of attorneys on your side, whether in an uncontested divorce or in trial. I appreciated being treated like a person and not a number on a billing statement.”


“Emily has done an excellent job at getting this case settled, and she is a great attorney.”


“When I met with Cordell & Cordell for the initial consultation, I demanded that the attorney assigned to represent me be a ‘bad ass,’ for a lack of a better term. That is exactly what I received in [my attorney]. I could not have been more pleased or better taken care of by [my attorney]. [My attorney] exceeded my expectations; not an easy thing to do. … ”