J.D., St. Thomas University School of Law
LL.M., New York University School of Law, Taxation
Robert J. Robes is a Senior Fiduciary Advisory Specialist for the Gold Coast market of Wells Fargo Private Bank. As part of The Private Bank, Mr. Robes works with clients to construct, implement and manage custom wealth management structures consistent with the client’s wealth planning and transfer objectives, as well as the client’s personal values and unique family dynamics. He also coordinates with investment strategists to align investments with the client’s goals. When appropriate, Mr. Robes introduces Specialized Wealth Services to help meet the client’s overall wealth management needs. Prior to joining Wells Fargo, Mr. Robes was a shareholder in the Tax, Trusts and Estate department at Greenberg Traurig, P.A. in Boca Raton, Florida where he was an attorney for almost 16 years with a focus on private wealth management, personal business structuring and estate planning for high net-worth individuals, families and entrepreneurs.
Mr. Robes is a director of the Florida Atlantic University Foundation, a director and an officer of the Florence Fuller Child Development Centers, and a trustee of the YMCA of South Palm Beach County.
Mr. Robes currently is an Adjunct Professor at St. Thomas University School of Law where he teaches Estate Planning.