Karyn Turk, Director of Business Development
Karyn has been with the firm since 2013. She is our marketing arm and leader of community outreach. In addition to her contributions to our firm; she is a sought-after speaker, spokesperson, journalist and non-profit advocate. She is one of social media’s most authentic personalities and a constant source of information regarding marketing, business, technology, politics and the modern women. She was ranked #241 of the Top 250 Most Influential Business Journalists in the World by Richtopia for 2018. She hosts T.V. shows including Eye on D.C., Eye on South Florida and Eye on Cannabis. Karyn’s political commentary, pre/post-election coverage and presidential debate recaps were televised nationally. She appears regularly on news segments and radio. Together with E.W. Turk Esq. she hosts Turk Talk Radio which airs in Florida.
When she’s not a slaying it as corporate powerhouse, she has a passion for acting and modeling. Karyn held a cameo role with her real life title of Mrs. Florida 2016 on season 1 of “In Sanity Florida” featuring Hollywood icon; Burt Reynolds. She has a role in a the feature film “Nearly Departed” with 80’s icon, Robert Carradine who played Lewis in Revenge of the Nerds.
Her two decades of success as an media executive and marketing and P.R. expert has allowed her to build our firms success.
Ashley Barone, Executive Assistant
Ashley joined our firm in 2016 and has been a tremendous asset in working with our clients and balancing a hectic law firm schedule. Her patience under pressure is her best quality. Ashley is an over achiever and goes over and above for our lawyers, clients, and staff.
Practically a Florida native, she attended Park Vista H.S. and the University of North Florida. After her time in Jacksonville her talents in the art of the deal were recognized. Ashley quickly excelled in automotive sales. She grew a prosperous career in the automotive industry, and received multiple promotions from salesperson, to internet sales manager and then becoming the youngest finance manager at a national automotive group. These are just snippets of her many career accomplishments.
Her background as a finance manager lends to her broad understanding of business, customer service and administration. Even while pursuing additional higher education and being a supermom, Ashley remains a force to be reckoned with on our Turk Law Group team.