Rhiannon E. Lockwood


E-mail:       E-mail me
Phone:       206-398-1500
Fax:             206-398-1501

Areas of Practice

  • ERISA and Tax Code Compliance
  • Health Care
  • Benefit Plan Investments

Bar Admissions

  • Washington, 2006
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Washington, 2009


  • University of Washington School of Law, Seattle, Washington
    • J.D. – 2006
  • Dartmouth College
    • B.A. cum laude – 2002
    • Honors: With Departmental High Honors

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Washington State Bar Association
  • International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans
  • Western Pension and Benefits Conference, Seattle Chapter

Rhiannon advises retirement and health plans on compliance with ERISA, the Internal Revenue Code and other federal laws, as well as strategies for plan design and modification.  She advises on plan administration issues such as participant fee disclosure notices, HIPAA privacy/security policies, and QDRO procedures.  She negotiates subrogation liens for health plan claims and supervises collections actions for delinquent contributions.  Rhiannon also has significant experience in drafting and negotiating contracts, including pharmacy benefit management, third-party administration and investment agreements.