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Jacobs Berger has been featured in major publications, outlets and podcasts throughout the country. Take a look at some of our most recent highlights.

Op-ed: Unpacking the hidden costs of divorce – and how to prepare for them

Divorce fees and costs are part of the process, but understanding what to expect can help you better plan ahead.

Think you know gray divorce? You have no idea

Every divorcing couple must address legal and logistical issues, but older former partners face unique challenges surrounding family support and financial planning.

I'm Broke and Desperately Need My Inheritance—What Should I Do?

Unclear beneficiary designations after divorce can make it exceedingly difficult for adult children to claim their inheritance.

'Gray Divorces' Can Upend Your Retirement Plans

Evaluating your finances is especially important in grey divorce. People over 50 have less time to recover a hit to retirement savings than younger people.

Parental Alienation Is Real but Remains Hard to Prove

Parental alienation is hard to substantiate, even if there is a video or audio recording documenting alienating behavior. But that doesn’t mean there’s no hope for your relationship with your children.

Episode102: Listen to This Episode BEFORE You Hire a Divorce Attorney! with Sarah Jacobs and Jamie Berger

Start de-stressing your mindset (and learn how the right attorney can help) with these tips from Jamie and Sarah.

Preparing for a Divorce Financially

From understanding your assets and liabilities to planning for alimony and child support, financial awareness is crucial during divorce.

Interview with Sarah Jacobs, Esq. and Jamie Berger, Esq. of Jacobs Berger, LLC

Sarah and Jamie provide insights into the process of divorcing a narcissistic partner and expert tips for victims contemplating separation.

5 Ways High-Conflict Personalities Affect Court Proceedings

Individuals with NPD or other high conflict personalities may take advantage of court proceedings. Learning how to spot these 5 tactics is key to mitigating their impact.

Divorce and Estate Planning Tips: What You Need To Know

Estate litigation, much like divorce litigation, can be difficult to navigate. The simplest thing to do is to be proactive about updating your estate planning documents.

What Does it Mean to be in a Multi-Parent Family?

Until there is a standardized legal framework for recognizing the role of multiparent households, it is essential to work with a family law attorney.

Should I Get a Prenup? – What You Need to Know

Contrary to popular belief, prenups aren’t just for divorce—they can also be critical for protecting the interest of both parties in a number of situations.

Will Divorce Destroy Your Retirement Savings?

If you are undertaking a later-in-life divorce, you will want to carefully consider how you update your estate planning documents.

The Business Side of Law: Jamie Berger on 5 Things you Need to Create or Lead a Successful Law Firm

The character traits of a successful attorney can be different than those of a successful entrepreneur. Jamie Berger shares how to succeed at both.

The Business Side Of Law: Sarah J Jacobs Of Jacobs Berger On 5 Things You Need To Create Or Lead A Successful Law Firm

Managing a law firm takes more than legal expertise. Sarah Jacobs shares her top tips for creating a focused and thriving practice.

How to Grow Your Law Firm by Being Mission-Driven

Learn how-and why-Jacobs Berger has cultivated its mission to de-stress the divorce process with a solutions-driven, future-focused approach.

Five Things To Do Before Filing For Divorce

Whether your divorce is amicable, contentious, or somewhere in between, taking a proactive approach can help you be prepared for your next steps.

What to Know About Child Custody Evaluations

Whether you requested an evaluation or the court has ordered that you undergo one, don’t panic. The ultimate goal of this process is to support your child’s best interests.

New Jersey Real Estate Closing Costs Statistics (2023 Survey)

If you’re dividing the proceeds from the sale of real estate with your soon-to-be ex spouse, who pays the closing costs? That depends.

How can we speed up the divorce mediation process?

Are you adequately prepared for meditation? Here’s what you can do to help the process go more smoothly.

How Do You Tell Your Spouse You Want a Divorce?

The way you tell your spouse you want a divorce sets the stage for how amicable your divorce can be. These tips may ease the stress of that first discussion.

Meet Sarah J. Jacobs, Co-Founder of Jacobs Berger LLC

Sarah J. Jacobs wins runner up in the Legal category of New Jersey Family’s Mompreneur of the Year awards.

How to Collect Unpaid Child Support in New Jersey

If your co-parent has fallen behind on child support owed, you have several paths of action available to you.

6 Ways to Help Protect Your Child’s Emotional Health During Divorce

With emotional awareness and intention, you can create a smoother transition for your children during divorce.

Advice for Navigating a High Conflict Divorce

Learning to set effective boundaries can reduce conflict between you and your former partner during divorce.

The Happily Never After Show: Finding Help and Hope in Divorce

Securing your financial future after divorce starts with getting proactive about gathering documentation about your current financial situation now.

5 Tips for Co-Parenting After Divorce

Parenting with an ex-spouse can be difficult. Here are 5 tips to build a successful co-parenting relationship that puts your children first.

'Trickle-down' effect of inflation also impacting the costs of splitting up— here’s how much you could pay for a divorce this year

Everything from eggs to energy has been costing you more. Sarah Jacobs notes that’s resulted in a “trickle-down effect,” ratcheting up the cost of dissolving your marriage.

Ep 083: Strategic Planning in Family Law

Hiding money and changing beneficiaries can jeopardize your divorce case. Taking a strategic approach to finances and divorce can lead to a better financial outcome.

What’s the Difference between an Appeal and a Motion for Modification?

Receiving an unfavorable decision in your family law matter can leave you feeling defeated, but you do have options.

Divorce Mediator & Attorney- What’s the Difference?

Whether you hire a mediator or use a divorce attorney, the end goal is the same: to create a mutually agreeable divorce settlement.

Why You Should Consider Getting a Prenup, According to an Expert

A prenup creates a plan for marital asset division and protects individual assets such as inherited family wealth, businesses, properties, and investments.

The Hidden Costs of Divorce

Anticipating the full spectrum of fees and costs involved in divorce can help you make more informed financial decisions.

Insights into Divorce Finance

A realistic calculation of the overall cost of your post-divorce lifestyle is key to negotiating a fair and adequate divorce settlement.

Contact Our Morristown Attorneys Today

At Jacobs Berger, our attorneys are experienced in protecting our clients across Madison, Randolph, Tewksbury, Morristown, and the greater Morris County area in all family law-related issues.

To schedule a strategic planning session with one of our experienced team members regarding your particular case, please contact us online or through our Morristown, NJ office at (973) 354-4506.