Billy (Bill) C Hamlet

Managing Director, Wealth Strategies Advisor

Professional Profile

Bill Hamlet is a Managing Director and Wealth Strategies Advisor at Bank of America Private Bank in Atlanta, Georgia. Bill works with team members across the Private Bank to design and implement customized strategies for preserving, managing and transferring wealth. He can access a broad range of investment, fiduciary and banking services to help ultra-high-net-worth clients address complex wealth management goals.

Bill joined a predecessor to Bank of America Private Bank in 1998. Prior to that, he was a practicing tax and estate planning attorney in Atlanta. He has extensive experience with pass-through entities,  trusts, and gift and estate tax issues.  Bill does not provide legal or tax advice in his role at the Private Bank.

Bill’s business and legal education encompasses a B.A. degree in economics from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, an MBA degree in finance from Emory University Graduate School of Business, a J.D. from Wake Forest University School of Law, and an LL.M. in taxation from Emory University School of Law. He is a member of the State Bar of Georgia (Tax and Fiduciary sections), the North Carolina State Bar, the American Bar Association, and the Atlanta Estate Planning Council. 

*Neither Bank of America Private Bank nor any of its affiliates or advisors provide legal, tax or accounting advice. You should consult your legal and/or tax advisors before making any financial decisions.

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