Mr. Jacobs has practiced family law exclusively for thirty-six years and has been a Board Certified Family Law Specialist since 1986.  He has handled hundreds of complex family law cases including Property Division, Child and Spousal Support, Paternity Actions, Custody and Visitation Proceedings, and Family Law Appeals.  Mr. Jacobs is a frequent lecturer and has authored dozens of family law articles, which may be viewed on this website.

Mr. Jacobs mediates all aspects of family law cases including, but not limited to, dissolution of marriage actions, legal separation actions, division of assets & debts, child custody & visitation cases, child support, spousal support, and paternity cases.  Mr. Jacobs has a vast amount of experience with extremely difficult and complex family law issues.

As a family law mediator, Mr. Jacobs will work for both parties, without them having their own respective attorneys, or with both parties and their respective counsel. Although he is an attorney, he will not represent either party or both parties.  In addition, Mr. Jacobs is available for consulting with clients and/or giving clients’ second opinions.  He will provide authoritative information and guidance with over 36 years of experience, knowledge and judgment.  Mr. Jacobs will facilitate the parties’ negotiations, and prepare the necessary paperwork to conclude the case (if necessary).

Mr. Jacobs is also available to perform and function as an expert witness pertaining to all aspects of family law matters.

Mitchell A. Jacobs