Dominique B. E. Ward is an ERISA and Tax Counsel at Lincoln Financial Group in Retirement Plan Services based in Radnor, PA. In her current role, she primarily provides legal guidance to Lincoln’s business partners that are responsible for providing retirement plan products and services.
Prior to joining Lincoln Financial, Ms. Ward served as an Associate Attorney at Jennings Sigmond, P.C., a boutique law firm specializing in multiemployer benefit plans, and worked on an assortment of employee benefits and tax law issues. She also served as a Deputy City Solicitor in the Major Tax Unit at the City of Philadelphia Law Department, where she handled tax litigation regarding the Internal Revenue Code, City of Philadelphia Code, and associated regulations.
Ms. Ward has served as faculty for various professional training programs and CLEs on assorted topics ranging from “Tax Controversy” to the “The Women, Diversity & Law: Awareness into Action Summit.”
Currently, she is the President of The Barristers’ Association of Philadelphia, Inc. and a member of the Board of Governors for the Philadelphia Bar Association.
Ms. Ward received her LL.M in Taxation and a certificate in Employee Benefits from Temple University Beasley School of Law, her J.D. from Florida International University College of Law, and a Bachelors in Business Administration from the University of Miami, where she majored in International Finance and Marketing and minored in Accounting.