Category: Family Law

What Constitutes Domestic Violence Under the Law?

What Constitutes Domestic Violence Under the Law? Our Morris County Attorneys Review the Laws and Define Domestic Violence. Serving Clients across Morris County and Northern New Jersey. Jacobs Berger Law Firm co-founder Sarah J. Jacobs, Esq. dedicated to protecting the interests of clients in family law proceedings explains the requirements that constitute domestic violence. Domestic

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Can I Move out of the State with my child/children?

Child Custody and Relocation Attorneys in Morris County New Jersey With more than 10 years of experience practicing law throughout the State of New Jersey and co-founder of Jacobs Berger, Sarah J. Jacobs, Esq has developed a concentration in litigation involving child custody and relocation issues. She has also actively contributed with articles in different

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What are the Most Common Grounds for Divorce in New Jersey?

Grounds for Divorce in Morris County New Jersey With her wide experience practicing in the area of Family Law including divorce, custody, visitation, alimony and domestic violence, our attorney Amy L. Miller talks about three possible scenarios for pleading divorce in New Jersey. Irreconcilable Differences is Most Common Ground for Divorce There are a number

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How can I get my child emancipated?

Child Emancipation Attorneys in Morristown NJ Amy L. Miller, 2019 NJ Family Magazine “New Jersey’s Best Lawyers For Families” award, and one of our experienced attorneys on family law including divorce, custody, visitation, alimony, and domestic violence. She is also Associate Editor on the New Jersey Family Lawyer publication. In this video, she speaks to

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How does JB interact with their clients while resolving complex custody issues?

Complex Custody Issues Attorneys in Morris County NJ Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey Matrimonial and Family Law Mediator Sarah J. Jacobs. Esq.  talks to us about the personalized process we follow at Jacobs Berger with each one of our clients to deal with your specific case and the importance of Custody and Parenting Time.  The

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Causes of Action in a Divorce Complaint

Sep 26
Causes of Action in a Divorce Complaint
By Categories Divorce, Divorce FAQs, Family Law

Causes of Action and Grounds for a Morris County NJ Divorce Complaint Guiding Clients across Morristown, Randolph, Madison, East Hanover, Dover, Florham Park, Denville, and across greater Morris County When people get married, they intend to love each other and live in harmony “until death do they part.”  In reality, life does not always go

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What types of complex financial issues may need to be addressed during the Divorce? process?

Complex Financial Issues During Morristown Divorce Attorneys Providing Legal Counsel to Clients Facing Complex Financial Issues in Florham Park, Hanover, Madison, Randolph, Tewksbury, and across Morris County The crux in that conversation revolve around the financial issues in their divorce. What are the issues? Whether it’s equitable distribution, alimony, the dissolution of a closely held

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Child Support and “Financial Dependence” of Special Needs Children

Financial Dependence vs Independence in Morris County Child Support Cases Serving parents in Randolph, Morristown, Morris Plains, Denville, Florham Park, Madison, Dover, and across Morris County, NJ A parent is required to pay child support beyond the age of 23 due to exceptional circumstances, including mental or physical disability. If you are someone seeking continuation

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How is Child Custody and Parenting Time Determined?

Morristown NJ Attorneys Guiding Clients on Custody and Parenting Time Serving clients in Morristown, Dover, Madison, Randolph, East Hanover,  Tewksbury and across Morris County One of the most popular questions that we receive from our clients is how custody and parenting time is decided by a judge. That answer is not easy to give because

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