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

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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New Year’s Resolution: Divorce!

Contemplating Divorce in 2020 – Family Law Attorneys Morristown NJ One or both partners set resolutions, and if the marriage has been on the rocks, there may be the intention to initiate a divorce. January is unofficially considered the ‘divorce month.’ This is because, after the holidays, which are typically a time full of family

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Parenting-time Mediation: Effective Approaches to Fair & Sensibly Crafted Solutions

Parenting-time Mediation Attorneys Morris County and Northern New Jersey An attorney can be involved in two ways: as a mediation attorney or as independent counsel during the mediation process. Mediation encourages communication and cooperation and is an effective Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) method for resolving divorce and family law matters such as child custody and

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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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Virtual Visitation: Valuable Co-Parenting Tool and the Future of Custody Law?

Virtual Visitation and Child Custody Attorneys in Morris County NJ Co-parenting and custody issues attorneys Guide You through Virtual Visitation Options in Florham Park, Tewksbury, Randolph, Morristown and across Morris County NJ Considered a godsend by military personnel on deployment, incarcerated parents, moms and dads who travel frequently for work, and grandparents unable to visit

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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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