All of us here at Jacobs Berger want to reassure our clients and business associates that their health and safety are our primary concern.

All of us here at Jacobs Berger want to reassure our clients and business associates that their health and safety are our primary concern and that we are also committed to the health and safety of our staff and our families. Though we are currently working remotely, we continue to operate as we always have, providing quality service and for us, it is “business as usual.”


We are offering telephonic and video calls, conferences, mediations, and strategic planning sessions to continue to service our clients and prospective clients, and are, of course, available for ongoing business partnerships via our virtual network!

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us via phone at 973-710-4366, by email, or, if necessary, carrier pigeon. (We are kidding about the last one, but you laughed, didn’t you?) Also, head to our social media pages for some tips on staying healthy, safe and sane during this time.

We are all in this together.

Category: Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)

Signs of Parental Alienation in Divorcing or Divorced Parents

What is Parental Alienation? Discussed by Morris County Divorce Attorneys In recent years, New Jersey family law courts have been faced with an increasing number of custody cases where some form of parental alienation is an issue. One of the most difficult aspects of divorce for parents is often learning to move past prior marital

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What types of mediation are available during the family law process?

What types of mediation are available during the family law process? The mediation process becomes an option for couples that want to have a smoother process in terms of communication between parties involved in divorce and other family law issues.  Learn and explore with our attorney Sarah J. Jacobs, Esq. about the two different types

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Marital vs Separate Property: Equitable Distribution Factors

Morris County NJ Property Division Divorce Attorneys Protect Your Assets New Jersey follows the equitable distribution model, with all its nuances, this is another reason to have a skilled divorce attorney on your team to represent your best interests in the division of property by the court. When going through a divorce, there are numerous

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Cyberstalking and Surveillance: How to Protect Yourself

Cyberstalking and Surveillance in Family Law Attorneys Morris County NJ As technology evolves, so do the illicit ways in which it is being used. The advancement of technology has impacted our lives in a myriad of ways. Some support our wellbeing and livelihood, especially in the arenas of medicine and communication. Others oppress our liberties,

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Marriage Counseling and Couples Therapy – Timing is Everything

Marriage Counseling and Couples Therapy Attorneys Morristown NJ Marriage counseling can help couples improve their relationship by recognizing and resolving conflicts. The effectiveness of marriage counseling or couples therapy is directly related to the motivation level of both partners and timing. Regardless of sexual orientation or marital status, as a short-term form of psychotherapy, the

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Is an Oral Mediation Agreement Enforceable?

Enforcing Oral Mediation Agreements with Morris County NJ Attorneys Building Family Life Plans Out of Family Law Problems across Madison, Randolph, Tewksbury, Morristown, and Morris County The family law area of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), such as mediation, negotiation, and arbitration is a proven and effective method for resolving divorce, civil union dissolution, child custody,

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Protect Your Post Divorce Credit Rating & Creditworthiness

Dividing Debt and Protecting Credit Rating in Your Morristown NJ Divorce Serving Clients across Madison, Florham Park, Morristown, Randolph, Rockaway, East Hanover and Morris County As discussed in “Debt and Divorce”, when it comes to equitable distribution during divorce proceedings, debt must be fairly divided in a similar fashion to assets including complex assets, retirement assets, family-owned and

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In Contempt: What to Expect if you Violate a Restraining Order

Restraining Order Violation and Domestic Violence Attorneys Morristown NJ Providing Legal Counsel to Clients Facing Restraining Orders in Florham Park, Hanover, Madison, Randolph, Tewksbury, and across Morris County Prevention of Domestic Violence Act (PDVA) of 1991 outlines a wide variety of actions that constitute domestic violence. When a person becomes the victim of any of

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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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