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Austin, TX

Cordell & Cordell divorce attorneys exclusively practice family law with a focus on men’s divorce.
901 S MoPac Expressway
Suite 480
Austin, TX 78746

8:30 am – 5:30 pm

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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.

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Austin, TX 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 Austin, TX Questions

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

In Texas, you must reside in the county you plan on filing for divorce in for the preceding 90-day period and be a resident. You must also have been a domiciliary of Texas for the preceding 6-month period.

Is there a mandatory waiting period in Austin before a divorce can be granted? How long will a divorce take?

There is a mandatory 60-day waiting period before a divorce can be granted no matter where you are located in Texas. The length of the divorce varies depending on the complexity of the issues in the case.

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

You can serve your spouse in Travis or Williamson counties by the constable or by a private process server. If the attempts do not work you can request to serve the opposing party by publication.

If you are able to serve by publication then the district clerk will direct you to the correct publications for your specific county to publish. Typically, courts handle this portion themselves.

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

To file a divorce in Travis and Williamson counties, you will need to file a Petition for Divorce. If there are children included in the divorce, you will also need to include a statement of Health Insurance Availability.

Where do I file for divorce in Austin?

If you reside in Travis County, you must go to the District Court located at 1000 Guadalupe in Austin to file for divorce.

If you reside in Williamson County, you must go to the District Clerk located at 405 MLK Blvd. in Georgetown.

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Texas State Resources

Laws can vary from state to state.
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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.