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: Complex Asset Division

How are Retirement Accounts Handled in Divorce?

How Are Retirement Accounts Handled in Divorce? Our partner Amy L. Miller, besides her exceptional work at our firm, volunteers as a Family Law Early Settlement Panelist in Morris and Sussex County and she volunteers as a pro bono attorney for Jersey Battered Women’s Services (JBWS). In the following video, Amy goes over the benefits

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How does Equitable Distribution work in the State of New Jersey?

How does Equitable Distribution work in the State of New Jersey? Our founder attorney Sarah J. Jacobs, Esq. with nearly 20 years of experience, and certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Matrimonial Law Attorney and Qualified as a Family Law Mediator, explains in this video the proper concept of Equitable Distribution.

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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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How is a Family-owned Business Handled during the Divorce Process?

Family-owned Business and Divorce Attorneys Morristown NJ Our experienced attorney Jamie N. Berger, Esq.explains some of the different routes a family-owned business may take in the middle of a divorce process. What to do with a Family Owned Business in a Divorce Process? Something that can complicate divorce issues is when you have a family-owned

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How can I prove that my spouse is hiding assets during divorce?

Hidden and Complex Asset Division Divorce Attorneys Morris County NJ To begin dividing assets during a divorce there has to be a panoramic financial picture of all the assets. When what was once a loving relationship turns sour, the divorce process can be incredibly complicated, even when both parties are in agreement.  When there is

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Are my employment benefits and frequent flyer miles considered marital property?

Are my employment benefits and frequent flyer miles considered marital property? As architects and builders of a new family structure, at Jacobs Berger, LLC we strongly believe in communication as one of the most important tools we have to walk through situations that are already not easy to handle. In the following video our partner

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What can be resolved in divorce mediation?

What can be resolved in divorce mediation? Experienced Attorneys in the field of Mediation across Morris County and Northern New Jersey. “In every difficult situation is potential value, believe this then begin looking for it.” – Norman Vincent Peale –Attorney Jamie N. Berger, Esq approaches her practice with this philosophy in mind.  She encourages her

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Pets and Divorce

Pets and Divorce Attorneys Morris County NJ Pets are considered property, ‘priceless sentimental property,’  according to New Jersey case law The division of assets in a divorce is an inevitable – and difficult – part of any separation. There is the house, of course, and financial assets such as savings accounts and investments the couple has

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