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Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Livingston, NJ

Jonathan W. Wolfe
Skoloff & Wolfe, P.C.
293 Eisenhower Parkway, Suite 390
Livingston, NJ 07039
T:Work 973-992-0900
F: Fax973-992-0301
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2011 - 2015
Selected to Rising Stars: 2006 - 2010
Licensed Since: 2002
Education: New York University School of Law
Practice Areas: Family Law (60%), Business Litigation (40%)


Mr. Wolfe focuses his practice on sophisticated business litigation and significant matrimonial disputes. He began his career practicing as a member of the Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy litigation department. Mr. Wolfe’s practice at Milbank focused on complex securities and commercial litigation, white collar criminal defense, and bankruptcy litigation.Mr. Wolfe utilizes his background in financial disputes to represent leaders or the spouses of leaders from the business, professional and entertainment/sports communities in complex matrimonial matters. A significant portion of his practice is devoted to business valuation, the treatment of trust assets in divorce and the protection of non-marital assets. He also assists clients in all other aspects of matrimonial and family law, including custody, parenting time, and the negotiation and preparation of prenuptial and postnuptial agreements.Since joining S&W in 2003, Mr. Wolfe has continued to represent publicly and privately held corporations, partnerships and individuals in complex commercial and securities litigation. Mr. Wolfe has experience pursuing and defending a wide range of business and investment disputes, including claims for breach of contract, fraud, negligent misrepresentation, breach of fiduciary duty, securities and accounting fraud, tortious interference, unfair competition, breach of restrictive covenants, and misappropriation of trade secrets. He has successfully represented plaintiffs and defendants at the trial and appellate levels in the state and federal courts in New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania and the United States Supreme Court. He also frequently serves as local counsel for out of state law firms.Mr. Wolfe has been featured or quoted in a wide variety of local and national publications, including The New York York Times, The New York Post,, Los Angeles Times,, Consumer Affairs, The National Law Journal,, The Star Ledger, New Jersey Lawyer, New Jersey Law Journal, American Journal of Family Law, Commerce magazine and NJBIZ.

Years of Selection

Super Lawyers: 2011 - 2015

Rising Stars: 2006 - 2010

About Jonathan Wolfe

Admitted: 2002, New Jersey

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Honors and Awards:

  • Received the 2011 "Star of the Year Award", Star of the Year, American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, 2011
  • Service to the Bar Award, New Jersey State Bar Association (December 2008)
  • Received the 2008 Professional Achievement Award from the Young Lawyers Division of the New Jersey State Bar Association
  • Named one of New Jersey’s 2008 top "40-Under-40" business leaders by NJ BIZ, a leading New Jersey business publication.

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Chair, New Jersey State Bar Association Young Lawyers Division (2009)
  • Board of Trustees New Jersey State Bar Association (2010-present)
  • Member of Executive Committee of the American Bar Association (2010-2011)
  • House of Delegates of the American Bar Association (2003-2010)
  • Board of Governors of the Amercan Bar Association (2008-2010)

Scholarly Lectures and Writings:

  • National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts/Institute of Business Appraisers: Annual Consultants’ Conference: Hot Topics in Family Law: Collaborative Law Trends in Alimony, Same Sex Matrimonial Distribution, and Others (6/3/10)
  • National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts/Institute of Business Appraisers: Annual Consultants’ Conference: How to Discover and Prove the Existence of Hidden and Overseas Assets and Income (6/3/10)
  • American Bar Association, Center for Continuing Legal Education:  The Keys to An Effective Deposition (5/18/11) (Webinar)
  • New York County Lawyers’ Association: Matrimonial Law In New York - What You Must Know to Effectively Represent Your Client (5/20/11) (New York)
  • Prenuptial Agreements: Avoiding the Minefield, New Jersey Law Journal (2010)
  • Drafting Prenuptial Agreements (contributing author), Aspen Publications (2008)
  • The Treatment of Intellectual Property in Divorce, New Jersey Lawyer Magazine (June 2009)
  • The Treatment of Trusts in Divorce, American Journal of Family Law (Winter 2009)
  • Building the Financial Aspects of a Divorce Case: Discovery and Analysis of Hidden Income and Assets, American Journal of Family Law (Spring 2010)
  • Support Modification in Today’s Economic Environment, New Jersey State Bar Association (California 2009)
  • Similarities and Differences of Matrimonial Law Issues Among New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, Westchester County Bar Association (New York 2009)
  • Discovery and Analysis of Hidden Assets and Income in Divorce, Law Education Institute (Colorado 2009)
  • Hot Tips from the Experts, Institute of Continuing Legal Education (New Jersey 2009)
  • Hot Tips from the Experts, American Bar Association (Illinois 2009)
  • Matrimonial Law in the Tri-State: Distinctions Every Matrimonial Practitioner Must Know, Association of the Bar of the City of New York (New York 2009)
  • Depositions Gone Wrong: Taking an effective Deposition, Law Education Istitute
(Colorado 2010)


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Last Updated: 10/5/2015
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