Javier Romero

Managing Director, Wealth Strategies Advisor

Professional Profile

Javier Romero is a Managing Director and Wealth Strategies Advisor with Bank of America Private Bank, where he focuses on sophisticated planning for high net worth families and foundations.

Prior to joining the Private Bank, Javier was a senior associate in the Personal Planning Department of Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP and the Trusts and Estates Department of McLaughlin & Stern, LLP.  As an attorney, Javier’s practice focused on complex succession, tax, and estate planning for high net worth individuals and families, with a concentration in planning for private equity and hedge fund principals.  Javier’s practice also extended to multigenerational planning through sophisticated lifetime trust arrangements, and planning for corporate executives, owners of closely-held businesses, and art collectors.

Javier received his J.D. degree from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, where he served as an editor of the Journal of Constitutional Law, and his B.A. degree in English, cum laude, from Cornell University.  He also holds an M.A. degree in comparative literature from Dartmouth College and studied at L’Université de Paris, La Sorbonne.  Javier is admitted to practice law in the State of New York and is a member of the American Bar Association and the Association of the Bar of the City of New York.  In his spare time, Javier enjoys hiking in the High Peaks wilderness of the Adirondack Mountains.

*Javier does not provide legal or tax advice in his role at Bank of America Private Bank.

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