Lisa M Wells

Senior Vice President, Wealth Strategies Advisor

Professional Profile

Lisa Wells is a Senior Vice President and Wealth Strategies Advisor at Bank of America Private Bank.  In this role, Lisa helps clients develop comprehensive wealth management plans to meet their financial goals.  She is responsible for providing advice, guidance and strategies in all areas of financial planning including estate planning, income tax, retirement and philanthropy.  Further, Lisa ensures the proper implementation of financial solutions by working together with each client’s team of advisors.

Prior to joining the Private Bank, Lisa worked at Northern Trust as a regional tax advisor assisting teams and clients with trust and estate administration, estate planning and tax matters.  Further, she recommended and helped implement various planning strategies, and negotiated cases with taxing authorities to pursue favorable results for trusts and clients.

Lisa earned her Juris Doctor from Southwestern University School of Law, and received a Master of Laws in Taxation (LL.M. Taxation) with honors from Golden Gate University.  She is an honor graduate of the Cannon Financial Institute at University of Notre Dame, School of Trust Taxation.  She received a B.S. in Finance from California State University, Long Beach. 

Lisa lives in Los Angeles with her husband and daughter and is active in the community.  She is a member of the California State Bar, Los Angeles Estate Planning Council and the Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles.

Lisa does not provide legal or tax advice in her role at Private Bank.

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