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Parenting Time

What Should Be Included in Your Parenting Time Plan?

Many parents consider custody and parenting time decisions the most emotionally charged part of a divorce or separation. That’s completely understandable—children change and grow up incredibly fast. No parent wants to feel like they’ve missed time or opportunities with them.  But while it can be stressful to feel like you’re bartering with your co-parent to …

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Is Platonic Parenting Right for You?

Family and parenting relationships have always taken many different forms, and with each passing year, the legal rights and responsibilities of non-traditional family structures have become more commonly recognized. With this increased openness and flexibility, more people are reconsidering what they actually want in a parenting partner—and what they want for their children. What is …

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Holiday Parenting Time and Scheduling in NJ

Securing time for real relaxation, connection, and family bonding during the holidays challenges most families—and it can feel even more challenging for divorced or separated co-parents trying to maximize meaningful time spent with their children. If both co-parents feel the strain and stress of trying to create or modify a parenting schedule that works with …

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

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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How can a medical condition impact custody?

Co-Founder Jamie N. Berger handles family law, divorce, alimony, child support and custody related issues at Jacobs Berger, LLC. In the following video, she explains the custody factors the court considers when there are medical conditions involved. The court can and should consider under the custody factors any medical conditions that can impact your ability …

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Do I have to tell my ex exactly where we are 24/7?

Do I have to tell my ex exactly where we are 24/7?

Do I have to tell my ex exactly where we are 24/7? Jacobs Berger, LLC Co-Founder Jamie N. Berger, an experienced attorney and masters all family law-related issues, explains the importance and the reasons why it is wise to keep your ex-spouse informed when spending time with your children. While you certainly do not need …

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How do I get my child back if we never had custody papers?

How do I get my child back if we never had custody papers?

Our attorney, Jamie N. Berger, is a Co-Founder of Jacobs Berger, LLC. Jamie practices exclusively in family law and was admitted to the New Jersey bar in 2006 and is a member of the New Jersey State Bar Family Law Section. In the video, our experienced attorney talks about important information you should know about taking …

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Can I File a Petition for Child Support without a Lawyer?

Can I File a Petition for Child Support without a Lawyer?

Can I File a Petition for Child Support without a Lawyer? Morris County Family Lawyer Discusses Your Options Our experienced attorney Amy L. Miller through this video will tell us why is it important to count on an attorney by your side when filing a child support petition. She will also give us some arguments …

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Am I Eligible for Child Support if We Never Legally Married?

Am I Eligible for Child Support if We Never Legally Married?

Am I Eligible for Child Support in New Jersey if We Never Legally Married? Currently, a Trustee on the Morris County Bar Association, our partner Amy L. Miller is an Associate Editor on the New Jersey Family Lawyer publication and recently served as the Editor-in-Chief of the Young Lawyers Division’s Dictum publication. With her experience …

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Can Supervised Visitation be Part of Our Custody Agreement?

Can Supervised Visitation be Part of Our Custody Agreement?

Can Supervised Visitation be Part of a Morris County NJ Custody Agreement? Amy L. Miller joined Jacobs Berger, LLC as a Partner 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 this video, Amy gives an introduction to Supervised …

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