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Cordell & Cordell Offering Two Free Michigan Men’s Divorce School Seminars

Men's Divorce SchoolCordell & Cordell recently announced it is hosting two more free Men’s Divorce School seminars in Grand Rapids and Southfield, Mich. [Read more…]

Super Lawyers Names Jill Duffy Michigan Rising Star

Super LawyersFor the third consecutive year, Cordell & Cordell Troy divorce lawyer Jill Duffy has been recognized by Super Lawyers Magazine as a Michigan Rising Star in the family law practice area.  [Read more…]

Cordell & Cordell Opens New Offices In Four States

Cordell & Cordell new office openingsCordell & Cordell is proud to announce the opening of four new offices in Cleveland, Ohio; Murfreesboro, Tenn.; Arlington, Va.; and Dearborn, Mich.

The firm has now opened nine new offices since the start of 2015. The new offices are part of Cordell & Cordell’s continued expansion in an effort to support men through the divorce process.

The firm, which is the nation’s largest domestic litigation firm representing men, now has more than 170 attorneys working in 30 states.  [Read more…]

Cordell & Cordell Attorney Named Michigan Rising Star

super lawyers 2014Cordell & Cordell Michigan divorce attorney Jill Duffy was named a Rising Star in the 2014 Michigan Rising Stars list for family law attorneys by Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business.

Ms. Duffy (Troy, MI) was selected to be on this list for the first time.

Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.

michigan attorney jill duffySuper Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.

The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area.

Lawyers are asked to nominate the best attorneys who are 40 years old or under, or who have been practicing for 10 years or less, and who they have personally observed in action.

Attorney Jennifer Paine Contributes to AP article, Discusses Divorce Parties

associated pressCordell & Cordell’s Ann Arbor-based attorney Jennifer Paine contributed to an Associated Press story about divorce parties.

The article, titled “Today’s divorces can mean cake and eating it, too,” explains the rise of parties and festivities that celebrate divorce. While most recently published in The Denver Post, the story is owned by AP and will be featured in multiple publications across the country.

In the article, Paine explained how divorce celebrations and cakes can represent a fresh start on life.

“For divorce, that means the final date of divorce, when all of the hard work and emotions are over,” she said. “It used to mean going out with buddies. Then there was the era of sending a divorce card, then the trip to Las Vegas, and now parties.”

Find the complete article online.