About Our New Jersey Law Firm

JACOBS & BARBONE, ATTORNEYS AT LAW

ATLANTIC COUNTY, NEW JERSEY CRIMINAL LAWYERS

We are a firm of intense New Jersey litigators in Criminal, Matrimonial and Civil Law, devoted to a “people practice.” Our New Jersey firm is comprised of AV Peer Reviewed Rated criminal lawyers.

We have more than 65 years of experience representing clients in South Jersey who need a: criminal lawyer, personal injury attorney, car accident lawyer, DWI lawyer, divorce attorney, family lawyer, employment attorney, civil rights and excessive force lawyer, or assistance with CCC hearings and casino licensure.

Partners

Edwin J. Jacobs, Partner of Jacobs & Barbone NEW JERSEY LAW FIRM

Edwin J. Jacobs, Jr., (Member-Partner) born Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey, March 2, 1947; admitted to bar, 1971, New Jersey and U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey; 1982, U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit; 1985, U.S. Supreme Court.

Louis M. Barbone, Partner of Jacobs & Barbone NEW JERSEY LAW FIRM

Louis M. Barbone, (Member-Partner) born Camden, New Jersey, February 8, 1961; admitted to bar, 1986, New Jersey, U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey and U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit.

Associates

Joel S. Juffe, Associate of Jacobs & Barbone NEW JERSEY LAW FIRM

Joel S. Juffe, (Associate) born January 28, 1986 in Somers Point, New Jersey. Bar Admissions: New Jersey & Pennsylvania (2014), U.S. District Court, D.N.J. (2015), United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit (2015). Education: Rutgers Law School, J.D. 2014, Drexel University, B.A. 2008.

Michael J. Siligato, Associate Jacobs & Barbone NEW JERSEY LAW FIRM

Michael J. Siligato, (Associate) born June 24, 1988 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Admitted to New Jersey State Bar and U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey in 2020. Former law clerk to the Honorable Robert A. Ballard, Jr. J. S.C. Education and degrees from Pace University School of Law, Juris Doctor 2017 and Drexel University, B.S.B.A with a Legal Studies concentration received in 2011.

Phyllis Widman, Associate of Jacobs & Barbone NEW JERSEY LAW FIRM

Phyllis Widman, (Associate) admitted to New Jersey State Bar in 1999; U. S. District Court, District of New Jersey 1999, U. S. Supreme Court, 2003; U.S. Court of Federal Claims 2014. Holder of additional degrees: a Master's degree in communications and in Criminal Justice. Former law clerk to the Honorable Robert W. O’Hagan.