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: Marital Assets

Will I lose my Pension as a Result of Divorce?

Will I lose my Pension as a Result of Divorce? Our partner Amy L. Miller Esq. joined Jacobs Berger, LLC in 2017 and continues to focus solely on family law issues.  Amy’s practice is in the area of family law including divorce,  mediation,  custody, visitation, alimony, and domestic violence. In the video, Amy talks about important information you should need

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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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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 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 Does Irreconcilable Difference Mean in a Divorce?

What Does Irreconcilable Difference 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 cited grounds for Divorce in

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Social Distancing: How Do I Speak With Lawyer in New Jersey if I Can’t Leave My Home?

Connect with a Morris County NJ Family Lawyer during Quarantine Dedicated to Genuine and Constructive Resolutions for clients across Randolph, Madison, Tewksbury, Florham Park, Morristown, and the greater Morris County area As the amount of New Jersey citizens infected by the COVID-19 or the coronavirus increases and countless more are forced to “shelter in place”

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What if I need to file a family law motion in the middle of the Coronavirus Crisis?

Family Law Attorneys helping clients during the Coronavirus Crisis Morris County NJ Court Systems continue working in a virtual way in the middle of this COVID-19 situation Concerned about access to the Court during your family law matter? Not sure what the latest update is? What we know, you… Posted by Jacobs Berger, LLC on Wednesday,

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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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