Author: Sarah Jacobs, Esq.

Sarah Jacobs is dedicated to protecting the interests of clients in family law proceedings. Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Matrimonial Law Attorney, and Qualified as a Mediator, Sarah possesses close to 15 years of experience practicing law throughout the State of New Jersey. Together with partner Jamie N. Berger, Esq. their boutique Morristown family law firm is managed with the goal of providing high-quality service tailored to each client's individual needs. In her capacity as both a family law mediator and litigator, Sarah works with negotiation-minded clients in a cooperative setting. She is also a skilled litigator with the knowledge needed to take even the most complex cases to court, if necessary.

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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Paying for College: Post-Secondary Education Child Support Obligations in NJ

College and Child Support Obligations Lawyers Morristown NJ Madison Child Support Attorneys Help You Plan for Your Child’s Post-Secondary Education As stated previously in “Emancipation and child support obligation changes in New Jersey”  the easiest way to avoid conflicts, misunderstandings, and enjoy a measure of certainty about your child’s educational future, is to plan ahead and arrange

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Child Custody and Visitation Rights for Unmarried, Non-Biological and Third Party Parents?

Unmarried, Non-biological, and Third-Party Parents’ Rights Attorneys Morris County NJ Providing Quality Counsel to Child Custody clients in Morris County Communities such as Morristown, Madison, Randolph, Denville, and across Northern New Jersey. Our Certified Matrimonial Law Attorney Sarah J. Jacobs gives us a detailed insight of important matters when it comes to visitation rights and

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Common Questions and Concerns Regarding Complex Custody Matters

What you should know about Complex Custody Matters in Morris County NJ Providing Counsel for Complex Custody Matters in Hanover, Randolph, Madison, Florham Park, Parsippany and across Morristown. Our Matrimonial Law Attorney Sarah J. Jacobs, Esq, certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey, brings light to some questions and doubts you may have when

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Key Differences between Mediation and Arbitration

Understanding Mediation, Arbitration, and the Arbitrators Role in Morris County Divorce Providing experienced Legal Advice in Randolph, Denville, Morristown, Madison and across Northern New Jersey In the following video, our Certified Matrimonial Law Attorney and Qualified Family Law Mediator Sarah J. Jacobs, Esq. explains mediation, arbitration and the role of mediators. Purpose of the Mediation

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Full Financial Disclosure & Discovery Process

Full Financial Disclosure & the Discovery Process Divorce Attorneys Morristown NJ Serving Clients across Madison, Randolph, Morristown, East Hanover, Dover, Tewksbury and across Morris County Collecting, preparing, and exchanging full financial disclosures is a vital part of the divorce process. Willful omissions of debts and assets when preparing the preliminary financial documents can lead to

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When Harassment Leads to Filing a Restraining Order

Morristown Harassment and Restraining Order Attorneys Protecting Clients across Florham Park, Hanover, Madison, Randolph, Tewksbury, Morristown, and Morris County Domestic Violence is a systemic problem affecting people across all socio-economic levels regardless of gender and sexual orientation. Harassment is a type of domestic violence, whereby the aggressor purposely commits acts of aggressive behavior and exhibits alarming conduct

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What is JB’s unique approach to complex custody issues?

Complex Custody Issues Morristown NJ Serving clients with complex custody issues in Morristown, Parsippany, Mendham, Randolph, and across Morris County, NJ We Take the Time to Understand Your Unique Needs What we do here when clients come in with complex custody situations is we sit down with them, and we go through it point by

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Imputing Income To Determine Child Support Obligations

Morristown Divorce Attorneys Discuss Imputing Income in Child Support Proceedings Serving Clients in Denville, Randolph, Hanover, Madison, Morristown, Tewksbury, and Morris County Imputing income or “attributing” income to one party can be a significant issue in divorce or the dissolution of a civil union, especially if there is a disparity in incomes and support is an

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