Nicholas Phillip Petrakos

Vice President, Trust Officer

Professional Profile

Nicholas Petrakos is a Vice President and Trust Officer at Bank of America Private Bank in Chicago, Illinois. His focus is on the administration of clients’ trusts and carrying out provisions contained in trust documents. Nicholas recognizes that each trust and each beneficiary is unique, so he provides highly personalized service to help carry out the estate plans. He is the main point of contact for clients and their beneficiaries when it comes to matters of trust administration and will engage other Bank of America Private Bank specialists to assist, as appropriate.

Prior to joining Bank of America Private Bank in 2022, Nicholas worked as an associate in various legal fields such as Probate, Guardianships, Estate Planning, and Estate and Trust Administration. Nicholas earned his Juris Doctorate from Western Michigan University Law School and his B.A. from DePaul University.

In his free time, he enjoys golfing, traveling, and attending sporting events.

Nicholas does not provide legal advice in his role at Bank of America Private Bank.

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