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Skoloff & Wolfe's Top-Rated Family Law Attorney Named Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

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Jonathan Wolfe was a speaker at NJICLE's 2022 Family Law Summer Institute on the topic of "Discovery of Experts."


David Wolfe was a guest panelist at BisNow’s New Jersey Life Sciences Biotech Conference on July 14th.

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David B. Wolfe, Esq. moderated the Amenities Panel at the Jersey City Summit – for Real Estate Investment.

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Jonathan Wolfe, Esq. presented at the 34th Annual ABA RPTE National CLE Conference on the topic of, "Planning for Divorce: What Every Estate Planner Needs to Know".

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Thomas DeCataldo, Esq. presented at the NJSBA Family Law Retreat on the differences between New Jersey and Florida Family Law.

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Jonathan Wolfe, Esq. was invited to speak at the Family Office Institute.


David Wolfe, Esq. presented at NJSBA's webinar about real estate tax appeals in 2022.


Thomas DeCataldo, Esp. presented on the topic of domestic violence at the 2022 Family Law Symposium Webcast.

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Jonathan Wolfe, Esq. presented at the NYSBA Trusts and Estates Law Section Fall 2021 Meeting on the topic: "Trust Assets in Divorce: Fair Game or Off Limits?"

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Jonathan Wolfe Presents at the NYSBA Trusts And Estates Law Section Fall 2021 Meeting

Jonathan Wolfe, Managing partner of Skoloff & Wolfe, presented at the New York State Bar Association on the topic: “Trust Assets in Divorce: Fair Game or Off Limits?”

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2022 Best Lawyers® in Family Law list includes Gary N. Skoloff, Jonathan W. Wolfe, Patrick T. Collins, and Thomas J. DeCataldo from Skoloff & Wolfe
Jonathan W. Wolfe — ranked in Band 1 for High Net Worth Family/Matrimonial in New Jersey
David Wolfe, a leading property tax attorney, speaks on the future of real estate on the waterfront with Bisnow

Judge David J. Issenman (ret.) presented "Lincoln's Ethical Quandary: Order #11 and The Burning of Western Missouri" for the New Jersey Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML)

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Richard F. Iglar Moderated Seminar on Biden's First 100 Days for the AAML

Richard F. Iglar, Partner at Skoloff & Wolfe, moderated “Biden’s First 100 Days: The Impact on Your Client’s Bottom Line” by Financial Research Associates and Withum for the New Jersey Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML).


Thomas DeCataldo Lectured at NJ State Bar Association's Annual Family Law Symposium

Skoloff and Wolfe Partner Thomas DeCataldo served as a panel speaker at the 2021 New Jersey State Bar Association’s Annual Family Law Symposium. The program is attended by hundreds of family law attorneys, judges and expert witnesses. Mr. DeCataldo was featured on day two of the seminar, and he lectured on Alimony, Cohabitation and issues pertaining to modifying support in the wake of the pandemic.


David Wolfe, Managing Partner at Skoloff & Wolfe, was a featured speaker at an AAHOA webinar on the topic of Property Tax Appeals for Hotels

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Beatrice Kandell and Thomas DeCataldo Lectured at NJ Bar Association's Hot Tips in Family Law Seminar

Skoloff and Wolfe partners Beatrice Kandell, Esq. and Thomas DeCataldo, Esq. spoke at the New Jersey State Bar Association’s annual Hot Tips in Family Law Seminar. Ms. Kandell and Mr. DeCataldo joined a distinguished panel addressing a virtual audience of over 100 attendees, which included family lawyers, expert witnesses, and matrimonial judges.

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Richard F. Iglar, Partner at Skoloff & Wolfe, presented "Ethics in Family Law," for NJ ICLE's "Matrimonial Certification Prep Course"


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Thomas J. DeCataldo Moderated Expert Panel on Family Law

Thomas J. DeCataldo, Partner at Skoloff & Wolfe, moderated a panel discussion for the Barry Croland Inn of Court, which featured five expert witnesses in the field of family law and two family court judges.


Richard F. Iglar Moderated AAML Seminar on COVID-19 Impact

Richard F. Iglar, Partner at Skoloff & Wolfe, moderated “Business Valuation in Times of Uncertainty: Impact of COVID-19,” by Financial Research Associates for the New Jersey Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML).


David Wolfe Featured in Times of Entrepreneurship Publication

David Wolfe, Managing Partner at Skoloff & Wolfe, was featured in the Times of Entrepreneurship article, “Rent May Be The Final Blow For Struggling Small Businesses.”


Bea Kandell, Attorney at Skoloff & Wolfe, will be moderating a program for Inn of Court on "The Responsibility for Payment of College Expenses"


Beatrice Kandell Announced as Panelist for Upcoming ECBA Webinar

Bea Kandell, Attorney at Skoloff & Wolfe, will be a panelist on the upcoming ECBA webinar “Divorce, Finances and COVID-19: Moving Matrimonial Cases Forward During a Global Epidemic.”


Jonathan Wolfe Moderated AMA Panel on Post-COVID Finance

Jonathan Wolfe, Managing Partner at Skoloff & Wolfe will be moderating a panel discussion for the ABA, “The Other Side of the Coin: Financial Issues In a Post-COVID World.”


Richard F. Iglar Became President of the AAML, NJ Chapter

Richard F. Iglar, Partner at Skoloff & Wolfe, was installed as President of the New Jersey Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML).

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David Wolfe Served as Panelist on CAPRE Webinar Series

David Wolfe, Managing Partner at Skoloff & Wolfe, was a panelist on CAPRE’s NJ CRE Webinar Series on New Jersey’s commercial real estate industries response to COVID-19 and outlook for the rest of 2020.

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David Wolfe was featured in Bisnow's article, "New Jersey Developers Increasingly Threatened By Property Tax Lawsuits"


David Wolfe joined the "Office Financing and Investment Strategy" panel at Bisnow's Office & Workplace of the Future event

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David Wolfe and Saul Wolfe led New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education's lecture on "Navigating a Real Estate Tax Appeal in 2020"


Jonathan Wolfe Spoke at NJ Family Law Symposium

New Brunswick, NJ – Jonathan Wolfe was a speaker for “Trusts and Equitable Distribution” at the 2020 New Jersey Family Law Symposium, a leading annual family law conference, presented by the New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education and the New Jersey State Bar Association.


David Wolfe Served on Bisnow Summit Panel

New York, NY – David Wolfe joined the “Remaining Competitive in a Tourist Hub” panel at Bisnow’s Hospitality Investment, Development & Management Summit.


David Wolfe Moderated Panel at Bisnow Multifamily Summit

Livingston, NJ – David Wolfe moderated a panel at Bisnow: NJ Multifamily Summit, leading discussion on how New Jersey can maintain a competitive advantage over NY-Metro neighborhoods.


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Jonathan Wolfe was sworn in as Chair of the American Bar Association Family Law Section in San Francisco


The Skoloff & Wolfe Bocce Team participated in the Essex County Bar Association's annual bocce event

Although the team was unable to defend its 2018 title, an enjoyable time was had by all.


Kimber Gallo was installed as the Treasurer of the Summit Bar Association


David Wolfe Participated in Professional Real Estate Panel

Jersey City, NJ – David Wolfe participated in a panel of experienced Real Estate professionals to analyze Northern New Jersey and Gold Coast development, investment and leasing outlook. The discussion focused on pockets of growth, popular/emerging submarkets, and demographic trends.


David Wolfe Moderated a Panel CAPRE's Newark CRE Summit

Newark, NJ – David Wolfe lead panelists in a conversation on “The Retail Renaissance & Newark Resurgence,” focusing on what is currently drawing new tenants into Newark and the growth of service-oriented retail.


Richard Iglar was sworn in as President-Elect at the New Jersey Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers Annual Dinner Dance


Thomas DeCataldo Named Trustee to the Essex County Bar

Thomas DeCataldo was installed as a Trustee to the Essex County Bar at the Annual Awards and Installation Dinner. Tom was also presented with the award for the Essex County Outstanding Young Lawyer of the Year.


Thomas DeCataldo Awarded Outstanding Young Lawyer of the Year by Essex County Bar

Thomas DeCataldo was honored at the Essex County Bar Association’s Annual Installation and Awards Dinner as the association’s Outstanding Young Lawyer of the Year. The award is presented to an exemplary young lawyer who embodies the spirit of the Essex legal community and fulfills the charitable and educational mission of the Foundation, serving the needs of junior and senior members alike.


Gary Skoloff Spoke at NJSBA Senior Lawyers Conference

Gary Skoloff was a Moderator/Speaker at the 2019 NJSBA Senior Lawyers’ Conference providing attendees with strategies leading to happiness, health, and a more enjoyable final chapter in their careers.


David Wolfe moderated a panel on “Value-Add Investments in New Jersey” at Bisnow's Repositioning Summit


Thomas DeCataldo Sworn in as Director of Association of Family and Conciliation Courts

Skoloff and Wolfe attorney, Thomas DeCataldo, was sworn in as a Director in the New Jersey Chapter of the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts, an international custody organization comprised of attorneys, judges, and custody experts.


Thomas DeCataldo was recently certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Certified Matrimonial Law Attorney


Richard Iglar Lectured at AAML Annual Seminar

Rick Iglar lectured on the topic of “Taxes and Divorce in 2019 and Beyond” for the AAML New Jersey Chapter’s Annual Seminar at the New Jersey Law Center in New Brunswick.


Thomas DeCataldo Recognized by Volunteer Lawyers for Justice

Thomas J. DeCataldo was recognized during National Volunteer Week by the Volunteer Lawyers for Justice where Tom serves as a mentor to staff and volunteer attorneys who are providing advice and counsel on cases. We are proud to support Tom and The Volunteer Lawyers for Justice in their efforts.


Hon. David J. Issenman, JSC (ret.) lectured on the topic of Leading Questions at the New Jersey State Bar Family Law Retreat in Aruba


Thomas DeCataldo Lectured at NJ State Bar Retreat

Skoloff & Wolfe attorney Thomas DeCataldo joined a panel of experienced family lawyers and family part judges to lecture on the Use of Expert Witnesses at Trial at the 2019 New Jersey State Bar Annual Retreat in Atlantic City.


NJ Utility Can't Arbitrate Solar Row With Blackstone Unit

A New Jersey appeals court on Wednesday said a utility affiliate could not force arbitration of its dispute with a company backed by private equity firm Blackstone under a purported contract for the $17.1 million sale of solar renewable energy credits, finding the parties never entered into a binding agreement. The defendants are represented by Daniel M. Perry and Katrina Voorhees of Milbank Tweed Hadley & McCloy LLP, and Jonathan W. Wolfe and Jane J. Felton of Skoloff & Wolfe PC.


Skoloff & Wolfe Secures Kean University's Property Tax Exemption

Trenton, NJ – Skoloff & Wolfe, PC successfully represented Kean University at the Appellate Division. Finding they qualified for a property tax exemption, the Appellate Division ruled that a restaurant on campus constitutes a university purpose.


Richard Iglar Named Follow of the IAFL

Richard Iglar was named a Fellow of the International Academy of Family Lawyers (IAFL). IAFL is a worldwide association of practicing lawyers who are recognized by their peers as the most experienced and skilled family law specialists in their respective countries.


Richard Iglar and Thomas DeCataldo Participated in Harvard Law School Family Law Seminar

Skoloff & Wolfe attorneys, Richard Iglar and Thomas DeCataldo, participated in the Harvard Law School 2019 Negotiation Seminar for Family Law Lawyers designed for experts in family law.


Skoloff & Wolfe attorney Thomas Decataldo was invited to serve as a panelist for the Virginia Long Inn of Court in Jersey City

The program addressed the most notable New Jersey Family Law Decisions decided in 2018, and provided an update on recent changes to the Rules of Court.


Thomas DeCataldo Participated in NJ State Bar Association's Family Law Executive Committee

Skoloff & Wolfe attorney Tom DeCataldo reported to the New Jersey State Bar Association’s Family Law Executive Committee regarding the recently published Appellate Division decision in Fattore v. Fattore, decided on February 5, 2019. The New Jersey decision follows the United States Supreme Court’s landmark holding in Howell v. Howell, which addresses complex legal issues pertaining to conflicts in Federal Law and New Jersey law, the modification of alimony, and the division of military pensions. The Family Law Executive Committee is comprised of retired Family Part and Appellate Division judges, and accomplished New Jersey matrimonial practitioners. Mr. DeCataldo has been a member of the committee since 2015.


David Wolfe Lectured at BisNow State of the Market

Jersey City, NJ – David Wolfe was joined by leading investors and developers to lecture on “Industrial & Logistics Outlook 2019” at BisNow New Jersey 2019 State of the Market.


Thomas DeCataldo Invited to Lecture at Prudential on the Divorce Process in NJ

Skoloff & Wolfe attorney Tom DeCataldo was invited to lecture over 60 in-house attorneys and legal staff at Prudential on the Divorce Process in New Jersey. Mr. DeCataldo is regularly asked to give similar lectures to the legal departments at several large New Jersey companies, as part of an ongoing relationship with Volunteer Lawyer’s for Justice. After training on divorce related legal topics with Mr. DeCataldo, in-house counsel and staff at these organizations provide pro bono legal assistance to indigent residents of Essex and Union Counties. Mr. DeCataldo previously lectured at Prudential in 2017.


Saul Wolfe and David Wolfe led New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education lecture on “Real Estate Tax Appeals: Update 2019”


David Wolfe Spoke on Jersey City Revaluation at Summit

Jersey City, NJ – David Wolfe provided update on the status of the Jersey City revaluation, significant takeaways, and future implications to over 800 attendees at the 4th Annual Jersey City Summit for Real Estate Investment.


Social Security and Divorce: Essential Considerations for Family Law Practitioners


Getting Started with the Divorce: What You Need to be Prepared


Only the Strong Survive: The Treatment of Survivorship Interests in Divorce


THE SILENT KILLER: What New Jersey Attorneys Need to Know About Chapter 91

David Wolfe provides helpful information on the Chapter 91 statute.


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Deposition Practice: The New Jersey Experience


Unchartered Territory of Amending Prenuptial Agreements


Palimony Litigants Dispute Whether Writing Requirement Is Retroactive


Retained Earnings: Prudent Business Practice or Support Dodge?


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Prenuptial Agreements: Avoiding the Minefield


Building the Financial Aspects of a Divorce Case: Discovery and Analysis of Hidden Income and Assets


Recession, Divorce and Home: They Don't Mix


Protecting Your Business from Divorce


New Jersey Law Journal - Family Law: Show Me The Money


What do New Jersey Property Owners Need to Know about Assessor's Requests for Income and Expense Information?


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New Jersey Law Journal - Family Law: Securing a Term Alimony Obligation


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