Practice Areas

At Novins, York & Jacobus, we offer clients legal representation in a wide range of practice areas. Because of the breadth of our practice, we are able to help clients with complex and multi-faceted legal matters, drawing upon the wealth of knowledge and experience available in-house. In addition, we consult with top experts in their fields, including forensic scientists, medical specialists, life care planners and psychologists. This combination of broad legal knowledge and specialized information allows us to build strong cases for our clients whether their legal matters require child custody trials or homicide defense strategies.


In real estate law and construction defects, it is wise to attempt to settle the matter through arbitration and alternative dispute resolution. This is a more efficient manner of problem solving. It is not uncommon, however, for negotiations to break down, forcing courtroom litigation.  When litigation is necessary…

Civil Litigation and Appeals


The business world of today is very complex and disputes of this nature are unique and complicated. Matters related to real estate, contracts, mergers, and fraud need to be resolved on a daily basis and often in a very timely fashion to adhere with all the legal deadlines. If you need to settle a business matter or dispute, it is essential that…

Corporate Law


Good news…bad news. We have all the real estate we’re ever going to have.

Which makes what you own or about to own very valuable.  We understand that.  We’re committed to offering progressive, innovative and efficient real estate services to both our commercial and residential real estate clients. Our attorn…

Real Estate Law

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Elder law is a highly specialized and increasingly important area of the law defined by our client’s needs and not as much by a specific area of the law. We are often asked at what age someone should seek the advice of an elder care attorney.  Based on our experience it’s never too early to plan.

Clients in their 30…

Elder Law


Wrongful Termination

If you have been fired or “let go” for unfair or outright illegal reasons, including violations of the federal Family and Medical Leave Act and the New Jersey Family Leave Act, you have the right to seek counsel.  Being wrongfully terminated by your employer may …

Labor and Employment

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Your Safety Net When Life Changes

In family law, emotions have a tendency to spiral out of control. The law firm of Novins, York & Jacobus is dedicated to taking a compassionate approach tempered with judgment to help relieve the pressure of family law disputes.

We are committed to providing supportive, skilled representation in compl…

Family Law Services

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Personal injury is an injury to an individual, and it can include damage done to the person or that person’s property, rights, or reputation by the negligence or intentional act of another.  If you have been are hurt as the result of another person or company’s negligent, reckless, or intentional actions, you are entitled to …

Personal Injury Law


The law firm of Novins York & Jacobus is fully aware of the Right to Farm Act and the protection it provides farmers from government regulation, civil claims and municipal prosecution. If you have been served with a Summons from your municipality, our office is able to help. Most attorneys are unfamiliar with the Right to Farm Act and allow farmers to submit to the jur…

Farm Law