Category: Marital Assets

How to Financially Prepare for Divorce

How to Financially Prepare for a Morristown NJ Divorce Providing Counsel in Financial and Divorce Related Issues in Madison, Hanover, Randolph, Florham Park, Parsippany and across Morris County NJ Jamie N. Berger is a Partner at Jacobs Berger, LLC. She practices exclusively in the area of family law. She encourages her clients to look past

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Paying for College: Post-Secondary Education Child Support Obligations in NJ

College and Child Support Obligations Lawyers Morristown NJ Madison Child Support Attorneys Help You Plan for Your Child’s Post-Secondary Education As stated previously in “Emancipation and child support obligation changes in New Jersey”  the easiest way to avoid conflicts, misunderstandings, and enjoy a measure of certainty about your child’s educational future, is to plan ahead and arrange

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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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Am I am responsible for marital debts if debts are not under my name?

Morris County NJ Marital Debt Attorney Looking Forward  to Serving our Family Law clients in towns across New Jersey and Morris County, including Morristown, Madison, Randolph, and Florham Park In many circumstances, the debate on marital debt can not be answered with simple yes or no. There are certain debts that are equitably distributed in

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

Family Law Attorneys Address Complex Financial Issues in Morris County NJ Divorce Cases Family Law Divorce Attorneys providing Guidance to Clients in Florham Park, Tewksbury, Randolph, Morristown and across Morris County Our experienced Family Law Attorney Jamie N. Berger, Esq unfolds for us some of the aspects we need to be aware of when talking

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Is it a good idea to have Independent Legal Counsel during Mediation?

Independent Legal Counsel during Mediation Specialist Attorneys Morristown NJ Helping clients resolve their issues through mediation in Morristown, Madison, Randolph and across Northern New Jersey Family Law Attorney and Partner Jamie N. Berger, Esq. speaks about the role of mediators and legal counsel during the mediation process. As a qualified mediator, we are the neutral

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Full Financial Disclosure & Discovery Process

Full Financial Disclosure & the Discovery Process Divorce Attorneys Morristown NJ Serving Clients across Madison, Randolph, Morristown, East Hanover, Dover, Tewksbury and across Morris County Collecting, preparing, and exchanging full financial disclosures is a vital part of the divorce process. Willful omissions of debts and assets when preparing the preliminary financial documents can lead to

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Unvested Stock: Retirement Assets & Equitable Distribution

Unvested Stock and Equitable Distribution Attorneys Morristown NJ Representing Clients across Randolph, Madison, Morristown, Florham Park, Denville and across Morris County, New Jersey Often considered the most time-consuming and demanding aspect of any divorce process, the division of assets must be completed before a Morris County divorce can be granted. Whether you and your partner

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When Harassment Leads to Filing a Restraining Order

Morristown Harassment and Restraining Order Attorneys Protecting Clients across Florham Park, Hanover, Madison, Randolph, Tewksbury, Morristown, and Morris County Domestic Violence is a systemic problem affecting people across all socio-economic levels regardless of gender and sexual orientation. Harassment is a type of domestic violence, whereby the aggressor purposely commits acts of aggressive behavior and exhibits alarming conduct

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