John R Irwin

Managing Director - US Trust, Private Client Advisor

Professional Profile

John R. Irwin is a Managing Director and Private Client Advisor with Bank of America Private Bank responsible for leading a team focused on high and ultra-high net worth private clients and families. With over 30 years of experience, he and his team of specialists provide an integrated approach to managing wealth; designed to help preserve, grow and enhance their legacy. Key to delivering this approach, John brings a diverse background of financial service experience which includes his former role of Senior Vice President and Market Executive for Bank of America Private Bank and head of Wealth Management for LaSalle Bank in Michigan. He also served as President of Comerica Securities and Senior Vice President of Comerica incorporated. He began his career at Manufacturers Bank in commercial lending and later headed the strategic planning group at Comerica after the two organizations merged in 1992.

John earned his BA in Finance with high honors from Michigan State University and his MBA from Wayne State University.

John served on the Lighthouse of Oakland County Board of Trustees and is a past member of Oakland University School of Business.

Our Team

Our team is comprised of talented and experienced individuals committed to building strong client relationships based on trust and personal experience.

Note: These team members are a shared resource, involved in your wealth management plan as appropriate and are subject to change

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Samuel M Ciaramitaro

Private Client Manager


Lynne L Pantalena

Divisional Wealth Strategies Executive


John A Capuano

Portfolio Manager


Key Contacts

Shawn Barnett


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For more than 200 years, Bank of America Private Bank (Private Bank) has helped clients navigate the complex challenges of managing significant wealth. We draw on the Private Bank’s personalized approach, as well as the resources of Bank of America, to help individuals and families, businesses, and institutions achieve their financial objectives. Whether you’re looking to preserve and share wealth, build philanthropic legacies or plan for future growth, our commitment is to make your goals our priority.

At Bank of America Private Bank, we take pride in our history and in serving our clients’ best interests. We also value the continual pursuit of innovation in a constantly transforming world. We apply this perspective to help our clients anticipate and respond to evolving markets, changing environments and the growing complexities of the financial landscape. Mindful of the past, our focus is on providing today’s clients with disciplined financial strategies and a bridge across generations.