Darwin F. BROWN

Senior Vice President, Private Client Advisor

Professional Profile

Darwin Brown is a Senior Vice President and Private Client Advisor with Bank of America Private Bank in Chicago, Illinois. Darwin coordinates delivery of advanced estate planning, financial consulting, and tax services to high-net-worth individuals and families. He brings over 15-years’ experience working closely with clients and their advisors to provide comprehensive wealth management and fiduciary services.

He has particular depth of experience catering to the needs of business owners, art collectors, artists, and high-profile personalities. He is adept in supporting families during periods of transition, providing them with the information and analysis they need to make informed decisions about their wealth. An attentive listener and clear communicator, he strives to help clients simplify the structure of their wealth, while advancing their interests in tax efficiency, asset protection, and legacy design.

Darwin joined Bank of America Private Bank in 2022 after more than a decade working in institutional fixed income capital markets. He earned his B.S. from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, his J.D. from the University of Illinois College of Law, and LL.M. studies (Taxation) at Northwestern Pritzker School of Law.

In addition to his full-time duties at Bank of America, Darwin teaches courses in wealth management and social impact investing to undergraduate and graduate students at the Gies College of Business, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. In 2023, he continues in his quest to compete in the Chicago Triathlon and Bank of America Marathon.

Darwin is admitted to the Illinois Bar and is a member of the Chicago Estate Planning Council.

In his advisory role at Bank of America Private Bank, Darwin does not provide legal advice.

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