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.

Who We Are

Amanda P. Johnston, Esq.

Amanda P. Johnston, Esq.

Location: Morristown, New Jersey Phone: 973-718-7705 Fax: 973-710-4367

Amanda P. Johnston is a Morristown based matrimonial lawyer joining Jacobs Berger in January 2020. Prior to joining the firm, Amanda built a wealth of knowledge and experience working for a Morris County-based family law firm, exclusively practicing all types of family law from divorce, custody, and alimony to domestic violence and restraining orders.
Amanda resides in Morris County, where she is an active member of the Junior League of Morristown, an organization whose mission is to promote women in leadership through volunteering and championing causes related to women and children in the community. Currently, she serves on the Board of Directors.


Areas of Practice

  • Family Law and Matrimonial Matters
  • Divorce
  • Child Support
  • Child Custody
  • Division of Assets
  • Parental Rights and Obligations
  • Parental Alienation
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Grandparent Issues
  • Domestic Partnership and Civil Unions
  • Mediation
  • Prenuptial Agreements

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey, 2011
  • United States District Court, District of New Jersey, 2011
  • Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 2010


  • Suffolk University School Law, Boston, Massachusetts, J.D.
  • Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts, B.A.
  • Northeastern University School of Professional and Continuing Studies, Boston, Massachusetts, Paralegal Certification.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Morris County Bar Foundation, Trustee
  • New Jersey State Bar Association, Member-Family Law Section
  • Barry Croland Family Law Inn of Court, Associate, 2019-Present