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Skoloff & Wolfe's Top-Rated Family Law Attorney Named Super Lawyers and Rising Stars
News | 04.05.22

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

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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".

Thomas DeCataldo - Essex County's Top Lawyers 2021

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


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


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


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?”

Best Lawyers - Best Law Firms U.S. News Fmaily Law - Tier 1 - New Jersey 2022
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

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)


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.


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.


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


Settlement Negotiations as Evidence in Contested Custody Disputes: Highly Probative Evidence or an Impermissible Infringement on a Party’s Right to Confidentiality?


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).


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.”


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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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.


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


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 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.


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.


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.


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.


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


Divorce and the Family Business


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?


Members on the Same Team—Forensic Accountants, Attorneys, and Clients


New Jersey Elder & Disability Law Practice - Chapter 11: Grandparent Visitation


Avoiding Deposition Pitfalls


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


New Jersey Law Journal - Family Law: The New Secret Weapon: Retroactive Counsel Fees


New Jersey Law Journal - Contract Law: The Rules of Engagement


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