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: Divorce FAQs

What irreconcilable differences mean in a divorce?

What irreconcilable differences mean in a divorce? As a strong believer in helping families transition and establish new roles and responsibilities while minimizing strain, Attorney Jamie N. Berger, Esq details the concept of irreconcilable differences and how they are managed by New Jersey Courts. Irreconcilable Differences, the most commonly sited grounds for Divorce in New

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Co-Parenting and Shared Custody during COVID-19

Morris County NJ Parenting Time and Custody Attorney during Quarantine Read on to learn how best to navigate this trying time of raising children with an ex or other co-parent, and keep your family safe. The time of the COVID-19 pandemic is an unstable time in our collective history. The instability and stress that are

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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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Tips to Support Co-Parenting Efforts during the COVID-19 Outbreak

Co-parenting and Child Custody During COVID-19 Lawyers Morristown NJ This is not an easy time. Around the country, divorced parents and other co-parents are weighing their family’s safety with the legal agreements they have made to share custody of their children. In a pandemic that has already affected more people in the United States than

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Post-Divorce Changes: What are the laws in New Jersey?

Post-Divorce Attorneys Providing Legal Assistance in Morris County NJ  As each person moves forward with their individual lives, unplanned issues may arise in the application of the agreements There are many reasons that a divorce agreement may need to be updated after its finalization. Even when a couple has had the support of an experienced

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Increasing or Decreasing Alimony Post Divorce

Alimony Modification Attorneys Morris County NJ The duration of alimony usually does not exceed the length of the marriage and is decided on a case-by-case basis. New Jersey law states that, depending on need, an ex-spouse may be required to pay alimony or spousal support. In New Jersey, alimony is often awarded to limit any

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Can changes be made to my divorce agreement after the fact?

Divorce Agreement Modification/Enforcement Lawyers Morristown NJ Reasons for change generally fall into two broad categories, enforcement, and modification, Learn more with experienced Family Law Attorneys in Morris County and Northern New Jersey Even given the most skilled attorney, collaborative communication with an ex, and organized plan, a divorce agreement sometimes reaches a point at which

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Therapeutic Supervised Visitation

Therapeutic Supervised Visitation Attorneys Morris County NJ When it comes to divorce, most couples agree that tending to the needs of the children is the highest priority in all decision-making. The New Jersey Family Part court system is in accord; it holds children’s interests as the central consideration over any other in the divorce proceedings.

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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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