An Interesting Pair: Trusts and High-Asset Divorce

Skoloff & Wolfe, P.C. attorneys are regularly called upon to counsel high net worth clients concerning the treatment of trusts in divorce. Here’s what to look out for when navigating this portion of a divorce, and why it’s critical to speak with a legal professional.

Keeping NJ Life Sciences Property Taxes in Check

Scientific laboratory in NJ that may be subject to unfair property tax increases.

New Jersey is one of the nation’s leading hubs for life sciences companies, including pharmaceutical, biotech, and beyond. The COVID pandemic has only enhanced that status, favoring domestic pharmaceutical production over international production. That is only one of the effects of a recent boom of development in the life sciences, not only in the Princeton… Read more »

Skoloff & Wolfe, P.C. Helps NJ Congregation Appeal Property Tax Assessment

When a tax-exempt, New Jersey congregation that had worshipped together without a formal church building for many years recently was able to purchase a property from another religious group, there was much to rejoice. They had operated after-school programs and other services for their members, but the only thing they didn’t have was a building… Read more »

What Makes a Good NJ Divorce Mediator?

A good NJ divorce mediator speaking with a couple divorcing.

There are many qualities that contribute to a person being an effective divorce mediator. Above all is the capacity to listen and have compassion for both parties, and not lean to one side, but see both sides.  Like a judge, a qualified divorce mediator is someone highly knowledgeable in New Jersey divorce and family law…. Read more »

Knowing When Divorce Mediation Is the Right Call

Mediation is a different path to divorce that few couples have considered or understand. Instead of having a Judge make binding decisions in a drawn-out litigation process, mediation allows both sides to discuss their issues and concerns, while hashing out an agreement that is more equitable to each person and to their children. That is… Read more »

Skoloff & Wolfe, P.C. says Farewell to our 2021 Summer Associate

At Skoloff & Wolfe, P.C., summer associates are a welcome addition to our firm because of their dedication and contribution to a complex variety of challenging projects. Our culture of collaboration, camaraderie, and excellence always attracts the best and brightest legal talent in New Jersey. This summer, the Skoloff & Wolfe, P.C. tax department was… Read more »

David Wolfe, Property Tax Appeal Attorney, Weighs in on New Jersey Real Estate in 2021 Q2

On Wednesday, May 5, 2021, David Wolfe, Esq. joined regional experts for “Informing Investments: A Suburban Migration Cycle” as part of BisNow’s 2021 Digital Summit. Speakers across the investment, development, and supporting real estate industries commented on the challenges and opportunities currently facing New Jersey’s real estate market. The panel included Eran Polack, CEO-NY and… Read more »