Faculty

The Divorce Real Estate Institute’s faculty is comprised of family law attorneys, divorce mediation specialists, divorce lending experts, and a family court judge. It’s helmed by Laurel Starks, a nationally recognized expert in divorce-related real estate and author of the bestseller The House Matters in Divorce.

Laurel Starks – DREI Founder & President
Laurel Starks is a recognized court-appointed expert and trained neutral infamily law cases involving real estate matters. Her focus on[...]
Shelly Jean John, Esq. Family Law Attorney & Mediator
Shelly Jean John is an attorney, mediator, consultant and Coach for self-represented people in divorce and child custody situations.  She[...]
Pamela Edwards-Swift, Esq. Certified Family Law Specialist
Attorney Pamela Edwards-Swift is a Certified Family Law Specialist, certified by the California State Bar Board of Legal Specialization.  She[...]
Marie Moreno-Myers, Esq. Certified Family Law Specialist
​Attorney Myers is recognized as a Certified Family Law Specialist by the California State Board of Legal Specialization. She continues[...]
Kimberly Neugart Divorce Listing Agent & Manager
Kimberly obtained her real estate license in 2004 and has been active in real estate ever since. She joined Starks[...]
Denise Fontyn Certified Divorce Lending Expert, Mortgage Underwriter, Licensed MLO
​Denise is a highly recognized expert among her peers and family law attorneys. She brings the financial knowledge and expertise[...]
SPECIAL GUEST: The Honorable Khymberli S. Apaloo, Superior Court Judge
The Honorable Khymberli S. Apaloo Superior Court Judge Khymberli S. Apaloo was appointed as a Judge of the Superior Court,[...]
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