Cordelia Hiers



A graduate of Murray State University and New Jersey native, Cordelia is experienced in the day-to-day management of Large and Small Estates. Prior to joining Tappan, Rastegar, Mendes LLP she worked as a litigation and probate paralegal specializing in estate and trust administration. 

Cordelia supports the probate and litigation practice groups and provides intraoffice assistance to the firm. Her work includes drafting documents, coordinating submissions in advance of deadlines, and preparing estate accounts. She works diligently to handle administrative and logistical details, and helps to ensure that the business of the firm runs smoothly.

Currently, Cordelia is attending the Hutson School of Agriculture at Murray State University. She will graduate with a Masters of Science in Agribusiness Economics in Fall 2019. She has ambitions of one day serving as US Secretary of Agriculture.

When not working hard for Tappan, Rastegar, Mendes, LLP, Cordelia enjoys exercising, sampling local restaurants and bars, and volunteering for the Marine Corps League Toys for Tots.


Hutson School of Agriculture, Murray State University - M.S., Agribusiness Economics Candidate, 2019

Murray State University - B.S.A., Agricultural Pre-Law


Murray State Univeristy

MSU Rowing Team

Volunteer Service

Marine Corps League Toys for Tots - Egg Harbor Township, NJ

Adopt a Highway - Egg Harbor Township, NJ