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 973-604-0048, 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: Grandparents’ Rights

Can Grandparents get custody if the child wants to live with them?

Can Grandparents get custody if the child wants to live with them? Our Co-Founder of Jacobs Berger, LLC. Jamie N. Berger practices exclusively in the area of family law. In the following video, Jaimie talks about the rights grandparents have when it comes to visitation and even custody related issues. Grandparents do have certain rights in

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The Challenges of Distance/Remote Learning for Divorced Parents

Distance or Remote Learning for Primary Custodian of the Children in Morris County NJ All parents in New Jersey, but especially divorced parents, face a tremendous challenge. Many schools have determined that they will substitute in-person schooling with remote learning partially or completely. There is no doubt that the Covid-19 pandemic has greatly impacted our

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Therapeutic Supervised Visitation

Therapeutic Supervised Visitation Attorneys Morris County NJ When it comes to divorce, most couples agree that tending to the needs of the children is the highest priority in all decision-making. The New Jersey Family Part court system is in accord; it holds children’s interests as the central consideration over any other in the divorce proceedings.

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Co-Parenting: Worried Your Child May Call Someone Else ‘Mom’ or ‘Dad’?

Co-parenting, Parenting Time, and Divorce Attorneys Morristown NJ Family Law Attorneys Guiding parents across Morris County and Northern New Jersey in Child Custody, Child Support, and co-parenting issues. Ending a relationship as a result of divorce, civil union dissolution, or death isn’t easy especially if there are children involved. Even if child custody, parenting time,

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In Contempt: What to Expect if you Violate a Restraining Order

Restraining Order Violation and Domestic Violence Attorneys Morristown NJ Providing Legal Counsel to Clients Facing Restraining Orders in Florham Park, Hanover, Madison, Randolph, Tewksbury, and across Morris County Prevention of Domestic Violence Act (PDVA) of 1991 outlines a wide variety of actions that constitute domestic violence. When a person becomes the victim of any of

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Child Custody and Visitation Rights for Unmarried, Non-Biological and Third Party Parents?

Unmarried, Non-biological, and Third-Party Parents’ Rights Attorneys Morris County NJ Providing Quality Counsel to Child Custody clients in Morris County Communities such as Morristown, Madison, Randolph, Denville, and across Northern New Jersey. Our Certified Matrimonial Law Attorney Sarah J. Jacobs gives us a detailed insight of important matters when it comes to visitation rights and

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Midweek Overnight Parenting Time Agreements

Morristown Parenting Time and Custody Lawyers Dedicated to Creating Constructive and Sensible Resolutions for You & Your Family across Morris County and Northern NJ One of the most difficult issues to decide during any Morris County divorce or dissolution of a legal relationship is that of child custody and parenting time. Every family is different, so

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The Logistics of Child Custody Exchanges

Child Custody Exchanges: Co-Parenting & The Logistics of Visitation Creating Sensible Parenting-Time Arrangements across Madison, Tewksbury, Hanover, Florham Park, and Morris County   Child support in New Jersey is determined by child custody. While legal custody of the child(ren) will eventually be based on your custody agreement, you and your co-parent or will need to

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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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Parenting Coordination & High-Conflict Co-Parenting

Parenting Coordination in High Conflict Situations Mediation Alternatives and Options in Randolph, Madison, Tewksbury, Morristown, and Morris County Parenting coordination could make your “high conflict” divorce litigation, civil union dissolution, the dissolution of your legal relationship, or co-parenting situation less contentious and more focused on your child’s needs.  Maybe you have concerns about your rights

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