Joi Spokony

Joi F. Spokony

Medical Investigator

Joi Spokony is a licensed registered nurse with over 30 years of combined experience in the medical and legal fields.  She began her career in New York as a registered nurse with a focus on orthopedics, neurology and home health care.  She was instrumental in developing a State approved home health aide training program at a large community hospital before advancing to a position in Utilization Review.

After moving to Florida in the 1990’s, Joi applied her education and skills to transition her career path toward her goal of combining her passion for nursing with that of law.  For over 14 years, she has been working as a Legal Nurse Consultant/Nurse Paralegal with a focus on medical malpractice.  She has great insight regarding the evaluation of complex medical malpractice and wrongful death cases which includes analyzing medical records for breaches in the standard of care, detecting record tampering, identifying and consulting with expert witnesses as well as all phases of the discovery and litigation process.

In 2006, Joi graduated Magna Cum Laude from Nova Southeastern University with a Masters in Health Law degree.  This educational experience furthered her knowledge of Tort Law, Administrative Law, Risk Management and Legal Issues in Healthcare; thus strengthening her ability to assist the legal team.

Joi served one term as a member of the Florida Seventeenth Judicial Circuit Bar Grievance Committee “F” and was a Guardian ad Litem in Broward County.

Education

  • William Paterson University, Wayne, NJ (Bachelor of Science in Nursing, 1985)
  • Nova Southeastern University, Davie, FL (Masters in Health Law, Magna Cum Laude, 2006)