Oakhurst Family Law Attorneys

Dedicated lawyers with more than 100 years of combined experience

The law firm of Jacobowitz & Defino, P.C. is dedicated to providing the best family law services available. With more than a century of combined experience, our lawyers have the precise knowledge and commitment to help you through issues affecting your family. We develop solid solutions that meet your immediate needs and accomplish your long-term goals in cases involving:

Our aim is to immediately attempt to ease your fears at the first meeting by presenting to you the likely outcome of the case and how to achieve that goal in the least costly and most efficient manner.


Adoption is the one happy area of family law and need not be emotional and expensive. We help make adoption a pleasant and reasonable experience. Adoptions are sometimes contested, however. In these situations, we devise reasonable solutions so you can finalize your adoption.

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Domestic violence

When the person you love hurts you, the experience is frightening and heartbreaking. Our committed attorneys ensure your family is in a safe place and we pursue legal procedures that protect you from further harm. If you have been falsely accused of domestic battery, we advocate to restore your parental rights and freedom of movement.

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Prenuptial and postnuptial agreements

Although you plan to remain married for a lifetime, you should protect yourself in case an unexpected issue ends your marriage. Our skilled lawyers anticipate and address potential problems through a prenuptial agreement. We always display the respect and understanding toward you and your partner to successfully negotiate equitable terms of a premarital contract. We also draft postnuptial agreements for couples who have already married.

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Contact experienced family law attorneys in Monmouth County

Jacobowitz & Defino, P.C. is located in Oakhurst, NJ and serves clients in all 21 New Jersey counties, including Monmouth, Ocean, Burlington and Middlesex counties.

Call or contact our law firm online to schedule an appointment.