Rosina B. Barker is a partner in Ivins Phillips & Barker’s Compensation and Benefits practice. She advises many of the largest corporations in the world on the ERISA, tax and securities law aspects of their employee benefit and executive compensation plans. Clients value Rosina as a trouble shooter and problem solver who brings technical precision and a practical, business-oriented approach to clients' most intractable compensation issues. Before joining Ivins in 1991, Rosina served on the Tax Staff of the Ways and Means Committee, where she had primary staff responsibility for all pension and employee benefit legislation before the Committee — an experience bringing Washington know-how to her practice.
Recent engagements include significant projects for Xerox Corporation, Barclays Capital, NCR Corporation, Progressive Insurance, IBM, Fidelity Investments, Lorillard Tobacco Company, Milliken & Company, SABIC Innovative Plastics, and Mercer.
Staff, U.S. House Ways and Means Committee, 1983 - 1991
Best Lawyers in America
Superlawyers, Washington D.C.
Fellow, American College of Employee Benefits Counsel
Member, Bloomberg BNA Pension & Benefits Advisory Board
Member, John Marshall School of Law Advisory Board
Editor in Chief Emerita, Benefits Law Journal
DC Bar, Taxation Section
American Bar Association, Section of Taxation
Georgetown University Law Center, 1990, J.D., magna cum laude
Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, 1983, M.P.P.
Harvard University, 1979, A.B., cum laude