Durable Power of Attorney: What Is It?

Imagine you are suddenly unable to make crucial life decisions due to illness or an accident. Who would you entrust with the authority to manage your affairs, make healthcare choices, or handle your finances? Estate planning isn’t merely about divvying up assets; it’s about retaining control when life throws curveballs at you. This is

Family and Divorce Mediation

Family disputes and divorce often involve navigating a labyrinth of emotional strain, legal hurdles, and financial implications. Traditional courtroom litigation frequently amplifies these difficulties, turning the path to resolution into a lengthy, adversarial journey. As a law firm in the realm of family and divorce mediation in New Jersey, Goodgold West & Bennett LLC

White Collar Crime: Identity Theft

Identity theft is an insidious form of white-collar crime that continues to victimize thousands of individuals and corporations each year. In an increasingly digital world, the reach and consequences of identity theft have grown exponentially. There is no exception to this alarming trend, with identity theft in NJ, it becomes a significant concern for

Carmen M. Diaz, Esq. joins Goodgold West &…

Millburn, NJ, July 27, 2023 – The members of Goodgold West & Bennett LLC are proud to announce Carmen M. Diaz, Esq. as its newest member and Chair of its Family Law Department. With over 15 years of experience, Carmen is a skilled legal advocate with extensive experience in various aspects of divorce and

How to Recognize Domestic Violence?

Recognizing domestic violence isn’t always easy. The signs can be subtle, the situations complex, and the victims often suffer in silence. Would you know how to spot the signs if you or someone you loved were caught in this perilous situation? At Goodgold West & Bennett LLC, we believe in empowering individuals with knowledge

Should I Consider Divorce Mediation?

Dealing with a divorce? You may be feeling overwhelmed by the labyrinth of legal proceedings that lie ahead, not to mention the emotional distress that accompanies the dissolution of a marriage. What if there were a more amicable, confidential, and cost-effective way to traverse this challenging period? This is where divorce mediation in NJ