About Our Firm
Jacobs & Barbone, Attorneys at Law, serving all of Atlantic County, New Jersey
We are a firm of intense litigators in Criminal, Matrimonial and Civil Law, devoted to a “people practice” throughout New Jersey. AV Peer Reviewed Rated.
We have more than 65 years experience representing clients in South Jersey including: Criminal Cases, Municipal Court and DWI, Divorce and Seperation, Child Custody and Support, Accidents and Personal Injury, Contract and Employment, Civil Rights and Excessive Force, CCC Hearings and Casino Licensure.
Edwin J. Jacobs, Partner of Jacobs & Barbone 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 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.
Joel S. Juffe, Associate of Jacobs & Barbone
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
Michael J. Siligato, (Associate) born June 24, 1988 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Admitted to New Jersey State Bar in 2020. Former law clerk to the Honorable Robert A. Ballard, Jr. J. S.C. Education: Pace University School of Law, Juris Doctor 2017; Drexel University, B.S.B.A with legal studies concentration 2011.
Phyllis Widman, Associate of Jacobs & Barbone
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 Masters degree in communications and in Criminal Justice. Former law clerk to the Honorable Robert W. O’Hagan.