Category: Complex Asset Division

Buying and Selling Real Estate in a Virtual World

Buying and Selling Real Estate in a Virtual World Our attorney Sarah J. Jacobs, Esq. interviews Brandie Brojan from Real Estate-https://www.brandiebrojan.com. Brandie Brojan: About three years ago, I actually started this new career. That is coming off of a 10-year career in promotions and marketing for various radio stations, and then I did about a

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3 Vital Tips to Prevent Shared Finances From Stonewalling Your Divorce

Prevent Shared Finances From Stonewalling Your Divorce Attorneys Morristown NJ Even the most amicable of separations can be stressful and messy, especially when shared assets and debts are involved. As the state of New Jersey divides a couple’s assets through equitable distribution rather than a clear 50/50 percentage to each spouse, it is even more

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Can I Sell my House During Divorce?

Can I Sell my House During Divorce? Our partner attorney Amy L. Miller joined Jacobs Berger, LLC as a Partner in 2017 and focuses 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 following video, Amy talks about your options when it comes to

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Avoid Inequitable Asset Distribution & Ensure Child Support Obligations

“Callahan” Constructive Trust, Asset Distribution and Child Support Obligations Attorneys While many divorces are relatively straightforward with couples negotiating for a fair and mutually beneficial outcome Unlike other states, alimony and spousal support in New Jersey are determined without any set guidelines, leaving both parties room for both negotiation and possible contention. Although most spouses

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Case Information Statement in a Divorce

Case Information Statement in a Divorce One of the divorce proceedings your family law attorney will walk you through is the completion of the Case Information Statement, also known as a CIS. Going through a divorce is a complicated and often confusing process. The multitude of steps one must complete in order to finalize a

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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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What types of mediation are available during the family law process?

What types of mediation are available during the family law process? The mediation process becomes an option for couples that want to have a smoother process in terms of communication between parties involved in divorce and other family law issues.  Learn and explore with our attorney Sarah J. Jacobs, Esq. about the two different types

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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, numerous aspects must

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