Joining the firm in 2001, Ms. Barker is Of Counsel to Kohnen & Patton, served as a partner of the firm until she moved to an in-house position. Her practice focused on business and employment litigation and general business consultation. Ms. Barker has civil trial experience in state and federal courts in Ohio and Kentucky.

Ms. Barker currently serves as General Counsel and Director of Human Resources, Safety and Quality, at Riverfront Steel, Inc. In addition, she volunteers at Summit Country Day School (where her son attends), serves on charitable boards, and enjoys watching her son play golf, basketball and lacrosse.

Ms. Barker lives in Anderson Township with her husband, Edwin, and their son, Dane. 

Honors & Awards

  • Recognized as one of Ohio’s Super Lawyers


  • Monitoring and Avoiding Employee Theft

    Cover story for the CBA Report, October 2013 edition. Reproduced by permission of the Cincinnati Bar Association.

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