Category: Marital Assets

Which assets are protected during divorce?

Morris County Divorce Lawyers Discuss Protected Assets and Equitable Distribution If you are contemplating divorce in New Jersey, you’ll likely be interested in how your property will be divided, what the process looks like, and what factors can be considered in determining division of assets. While some states allow for a strict 50/50 (equal) division of property in

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Why retain legal counsel during the Divorce process?

Morristown Divorce Attorneys Here to Help Create a Blueprint for Your Future When a person is faced with a traumatic event, like a divorce, feelings and emotions can make it difficult to navigate the complicated process and make sound business and legal decisions that may impact on the rest of their lives. If you are

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How is JB’s unique approach applied to Divorce Cases?

Morris County Divorce Attorneys Focus on Your Goals At Jacobs Berger, our Morristown family law and divorce attorneys differ greatly from many other firms, and we are proud of that fact. By putting the attorney-client relationship first and foremost, we are able to work with you to develop a legal strategy which is tailored to your

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Debt Relief Through Bankruptcy or Divorce?

Morristown Divorce Attorneys: Debt and Bankruptcy Financial challenges, disagreements on spending, and/or lack of a unified and agreed upon household budget are often contributing factors when individuals entertain the prospect of divorce. When considering divorce finances often play a role, including but not limited to, the strain that debt can place on a relationship. There

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Staying Insured: Post Divorce Healthcare Options in NJ

Are Medical Benefits Considered Marital Property in Morris County, NJ? During the course of a divorce, most assets which were held jointly or were acquired during the course of a marriage must be divided. Many individuals think about child custody arrangements, if applicable and spend time brainstorming different solutions that will facilitate the equitable distribution of

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Is it Legal to Record My Spouse or Partner during my NJ Divorce?

Morristown Spousal Spying and Divorce Lawyers NJ Morris County Family and Divorce Attorneys Here to Advise you Every Step of the Way It`s not unusual to think that uncovering possible evidence that your spouse or partner is having an affair or engaging in inappropriate behavior, is enough to prompt a person to file for divorce

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Supporting Special Needs Children in Divorce

Special Needs Children and Divorce in Morris County NJ If a divorcing couple has a special needs child, there can be additional challenges in navigating the New Jersey Child Support Guidelines. As it relates to matters of child support, physical custody, legal custody, visitation, medical care, physical therapy, education and dietary requirements, a parenting plan

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Are Premarital Agreements Difficult to Enforce in NJ?

Morris County Prenuptial Agreement Enforcement Lawyers Marital and non-marital agreements in New Jersey are a great way for couples to plan ahead, agree upon terms, and ensure they are aligned both personally and financially no matter what the future brings. These discussions can be difficult for a couple at the time of their engagement, while

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Holidays, Parenting Time, and Mrs. Doubtfire

Morris County Co-parents Plan for the Holidays You don’t have to “pull a Mrs. Doubtfire” to spend time with your kids this year It is hard to miss at least one showing of the seemingly never-ending loop of the movie Mrs. Doubtfire, one of Robin Williams’ comedic masterpieces, playing on the television during the holiday season.

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