A new destination for divorce.
“Divorce can be such a disruptive event in the life of a family. I am super passionate about easing that disruption.”
Elizabeth "Liz" Pharo has a passion for realizing the goals of rising companies to help them improve, expand, and take off. As the CEO and Chair of our board and past chair and advisor to numerous successful companies Liz is known for her talent in harmonizing business objectives with a company’s vision, mission, and aspirations for its customers and community. Beyond her work helping Divorce.com reduce the time, cost, and trauma of the typical divorce process, Liz is dedicated to the growth and development of her own community and serves on the boards of the Economic Development Partnership of Alabama, Venture for America, and Blight-Free Birmingham. Liz enjoys running and spending time with her family at Lake Martin.
“The industry so desperately needs a more modern set of services and solutions to support families in this transition. It is time.”
Elizabeth is dedicated to innovation and transformative growth. As a tenured investment professional, she is energized by the opportunity to transform the family law industry.
“Divorce is the great equalizer—it terrifies everyone. I’m proud to be helping couples take as much fear and uncertainty out of the process as possible.”
For over a decade, Laura Wasser has been changing the face of
divorce. Despite being a renowned celebrity divorce attorney—
or perhaps because of it—she’s made it her driving purpose to
help people divorce through less combative, faster, and more
affordable online solutions.
“Access to convenient and reliable protections of the law is more vital than ever. No family should lack that basic right.”
Beyond his 20+ years of legal practice, Ken Friedman brings the
targeted knowledge of more than a decade developing leading-
edge legal tech solutions that have helped millions gain access
to the law.
“It boils down to customer experience—if doing it online isn’t easier, what’s the point? It’s been fulfilling to consistently advance clarity and simplicity for our customers.”
With nearly a decade of extensive customer work in the family
law legal tech space and a vast understanding of the form
complexities across the United States and Canada—down to
the county level.
“To support our company’s mission to offer affordable divorce
options, we must consider our customers’ best interests at the
As CFO, Austin Yokley focuses on capital allocation while
keeping our operations cost-effective as we steadfastly strive to
expand our offerings and improve customer experience.
“Divorce is an incredibly stressful event in someone’s life. We prioritize making the process as seamless as possible so that couples can focus more on healing instead of hurting.
As Head of Marketing, Nicole Tabatabai has over 15 years of experience building brands and scaling businesses through innovative marketing strategies.
“From the very start, this was the vision. This was the goal.”
Bob Butterworth became the founding architect of the online divorce industry when he recognized over two decades ago that a technology-based solution to divorce was not only possible, it could help millions. Since that time, Bob has been the pioneering bricklayer of the industry, enhancing and expanding on modern solutions that have helped nearly a million couples (and counting) divorce without the conflict, cost, and delay inherent in the old approach. Divorce.com is the culmination of Bob’s vision to bring the full spectrum of pre-marriage, divorce, and post-divorce online solutions under one (virtual) roof. Bob is a rabid Seattle Sounders and Manchester City soccer fan, avid street photographer, (obsessed) fly fishing enthusiast, and serious sushi snob.