Author: Sarah Jacobs, Esq.

Telling the Kids You Are Getting Divorced

Morristown Divorce Lawyers Discuss Talking to Your Kids about Divorce The process of divorce is difficult for all involved, but the emotional repercussions of separation can be especially hard on children. Children can’t understand the nuances and complexities of relationships that lead to separation, but that doesn’t mean that they should be kept in the

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Supplemental Child Support for High Net Worth Parents Whose Income Exceeds NJ Support Guidelines

Supplemental Child Support for High Net Worth Parents in Morris County NJ In a divorce or dissolution of a legal relationship involving young children, it is critical to determine child custody and the amount of child support necessary to provide for the appropriate care; which is based on the financial resources of each party. For high

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Co-Parenting: Worried Your Child May Call Someone Else ‘Mom’ or ‘Dad’?

Co-parenting, Parenting Time, and Divorce Attorneys Morristown NJ Family Law Attorneys Guiding parents across Morris County and Northern New Jersey in Child Custody, Child Support, and co-parenting issues. Ending a relationship as a result of divorce, civil union dissolution, or death isn’t easy especially if there are children involved. Even if child custody, parenting time,

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How is Child Support Determined for People With High-Incomes?

Determining Child Support for High-Income Families in New Jersey Children should never be the financial victims when their parents decide to divorce or dissolve their legal relationship. When a high net-worth couple gets divorced in New Jersey and child support and child custody are an issue, the already complex process of dividing marital assets, complex property division, dividing

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What is a no Contact Order in a New Jersey Family Court?

No Contact Orders, Restraining Orders, and Domestic Violence Attorneys Morristown NJ The New Jersey Judiciary Domestic Violence Program provides several options for abuse victims to secure legal protection from further acts of abuse. The New Jersey Prevention of Domestic Violence Act (PDVA), recognizes “domestic violence is a serious crime against society” and as a cycle

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What Constitutes Domestic Violence Under the Law?

What Constitutes Domestic Violence Under the Law? Our Morris County Attorneys Review the Laws and Define Domestic Violence. Serving Clients across Morris County and Northern New Jersey. Jacobs Berger Law Firm co-founder Sarah J. Jacobs, Esq. dedicated to protecting the interests of clients in family law proceedings explains the requirements that constitute domestic violence. Domestic

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Can I Move out of the State with my child/children?

Child Custody and Relocation Attorneys in Morris County New Jersey With more than 10 years of experience practicing law throughout the State of New Jersey and co-founder of Jacobs Berger, Sarah J. Jacobs, Esq has developed a concentration in litigation involving child custody and relocation issues. She has also actively contributed with articles in different

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How does JB interact with their clients while resolving complex custody issues?

Complex Custody Issues Attorneys in Morris County NJ Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey Matrimonial and Family Law Mediator Sarah J. Jacobs. Esq.  talks to us about the personalized process we follow at Jacobs Berger with each one of our clients to deal with your specific case and the importance of Custody and Parenting Time.  The

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From Adversary to Business Partner

Aug 26
From Adversary to Business Partner
By Categories Family Law

When Sarah Jacobs first met her future business partner it wasn’t particularly love at first sight. In fact, they represented opposing parties in court. Soon, however, they found themselves spending hours together negotiating the case, and developed a respect and friendship that long outlasted the matter at hand. Today, they run a very successful law

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