Staff Bios

In addition to our experienced attorney, we have a dedicated staff who work diligently to support our clients. Russell Forkey's staff work together to ensure a smooth progression of the case from inception to completion. In addition to Mr. Forkey keeping the client apprised of the status of their case, his staff makes sure you are always informed. Mr. Forkey's staff is responsible for all phases of case management, including gathering and organizing responsive documents before a case is filed so that Russell Forkey can properly analyze a case, the organization of voluminous document production, including the use of state of the art electronic discovery, preparation of legal documents, scheduling, and trial preparation.

Our staff includes:

Stephanie A. Ivanik, CP, FRP

[email protected]

Paralegal to Russell L. Forkey, Esq.


B.A. from Florida Atlantic University with a major in Criminal Justice

Professional Associations

Certified by the National Association of Legal Assistants, Inc. (NALA)

Registered as a paralegal with The Florida Bar


Member of The South Palm Beach Bar Association

Member of National Association of Legal Assistants, Inc. (NALA)

"Working under the supervision of Russell Forkey for over 20 years, I have extensive experience with securities matters, primarily in the area of FINRA arbitrations. I assist in many of the firm's cases from start to finish." -Stephanie A. Ivanik