When A Marriage Ends In Divorce

The wide range of emotions, frustrations and fears that can accompany divorce often seem overwhelming, and can be exacerbated by the legal process. We know because we've gone through it ourselves at Joseph Brophy Cordell, Attorney at Law.

From issues concerning the division of marital assets to disagreements regarding a child custody arrangement, we help clients protect their rights during this difficult process, while also being mindful to preserve ongoing co-parenting relationships.

A Dedicated Advocate To Guide You Through Divorce

Founding lawyer Joseph B. Cordell understands both the personal and legal aspects of divorce, as well as the toll it can take on a family. His personal experience dictates the way our firm approaches divorce, inspiring a collaborative atmosphere where our staff works closely with clients to find the best resolutions possible for their entire family.

We provide comprehensive divorce representation, walking clients through a wide variety of legal processes, including:

For most couples, divorce means untangling finances, property and parenting responsibilities to form two independent households from the one that was shared. While many individuals hesitate to seek out the advice of a divorce lawyer because of the cost, the reality is that there is too much at stake in going forward without expert assistance which can have severe and long lasting consequences.

How Our Firm Can Help You

At our law firm, we offer personalized representation tailored to your goals. We will advise you through settlement discussions and/or mediation, helping you find creative solutions that work for your family. When settlement isn't possible, we will advocate on your behalf in court so that you can protect your financial security and your right as a parent.

Give Us A Call

Free initial consultations are available at our Martinsburg office, located across the street from the Berkeley County Courthouse. To schedule an appointment, call 304-707-0673 or send us a message online. We are licensed to practice in West Virginia and Maryland. We accept credit cards.