U.S. Buyer Broker Compensation – Insights from Mobility Industry Leaders 

 11 June 2024 at 2:00 P.M. ET


During this webinar, Bob Portale, President & CEO of RELO Direct, Jessica Edgerton, Chief Legal Officer at LeadingRE, and Lois Johnson, Sr. Director of Domestic Mobility and Broker of Record at ADP Residential Real Estate Services, will share their experiences in navigating the changing environment in U.S. real estate and talent mobility due to the ongoing U.S. buyer broker compensation litigation and insights for how mobility professionals, their organizations, and their transferees can prepare for the evolving landscape and associated changes.


Attendees may earn up to 1 CRP® or GMS® continuing education credit after completing this webinar.



Bob Portale, SCRP,  SGMS-T
President & CEO

Bob Portale, SCRP, SGMS-T

RELO Direct®

Bob Portale, President and CEO of RELO Direct, is a multifaceted leader in the mobility industry, boasting over 30 years of transformative experience. Under his guidance, RELO Direct has evolved into a global entity, setting new standards in relocation services.

In 2023, Bob spearheaded transformative initiatives that not only facilitated seamless relocations for clients but also empowered his team to set new benchmarks in service excellence. Under his guidance, RELO Direct adopted a forward-thinking "You First" philosophy, culminating in the groundbreaking Direct to Employee (D2E) business model. D2E revolutionizes the relocation landscape by providing clients access to RELO Direct's renowned supply chain and expert guidance, coupled with an array of innovative benefits designed to attract and retain top talent in today's competitive market.

Recognized as a "2024 Real Estate Newsmaker" by RIS Media, Bob's visionary leadership continues to reshape the industry, prioritizing employee well-being and setting new benchmarks for excellence.

Jessica Edgerton
Chief Legal Officer/Executive Vice President of Industry and Learning

Jessica Edgerton


As Chief Legal Officer and Executive Vice President of Industry & Learning for Leading Real Estate Companies of the World, Jessica oversees legal affairs and risk management for the company, as well as learning and development, preferred vendor relationships, industry relations, and corporate compliance protocols. She previously served as Associate Counsel for the National Association of REALTORS® and has been a regular industry presenter on risk management, antitrust, learning & development, and other industry topics for over a decade.  Jessica is the host of the LeadingRE network’s risk management series, The Risky Minute and its popular monthly program Economic Insights with Marci Rossell, and the co-host of the LeadingRE Podcast, Million Dollar Question. Jessica serves on the Boards of Directors for BrightMLS and Moderne Ventures. She was named to the 2024 Swanepoel Power 200 list of the “most powerful and influential executives in the residential real estate brokerage industry” and has been a RISMedia Newsmaker for the past 7 consecutive years.