Ricki Levy, Esq., CPPT
Ricki is a senior attorney with Lorium Law. She graduated from the University Of Miami School Of Law, cum laude and has been an attorney for over twenty-five years. She worked in New York and New Orleans and has extensive experience in representing both private and governmental pension plans and employee benefit plans. Ricki worked for the City of New York as corporate counsel where she received extensive litigation training and continued in Florida on behalf of union Taft-Hartley plans, prior to turning her primary focus to the representation of governmental pension funds and public employee benefit plans. As general counsel for public funds, she has focused considerably on disability cases and tax issues affecting these plans, as well as educating trustees on their fiduciary duties. Ricki is a member of the Florida Bar, and is admitted to practice in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida. She is a member of the Florida Bar’s Sections on Labor and Employment Law, Healthcare Law, and Local Government Law.
Ricki is a dedicated member of the Weston Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) and has been named Operations Manager for the City of Weston CERT. She regularly teaches training classes and conducts workshops in volunteer first aid and response for CERT. She is CPPT certified through the FPPTA and has spoken at the Trustee School, and is a member of the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans, the National Association of Public Pension Attorneys, and the American Association for Justice. Ricki is also an involved member in the Broward County Women’s Lawyers Association and a member of the Florida Association of Women Lawyers. She is a regular speaker for FPPTA and a panel member for Practice Law Institute’s Women Leaders in Law.