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Robert Thompson is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP®) professional at Merrill Lynch. As a CFP® professional, Robert provides goals-based planning services and helps oversee internal business operations of The Thompson Group.
Prior to joining Merrill Lynch, Robert was a successful estate planning and litigation attorney that represented multi-billion dollar clients such as Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, Catholic Charities of Los Angeles, Inc. and various other national interstate trucking companies.
Robert holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Admiration (cum laude) and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics (cum laude) from the University of California at Riverside. He also holds his Juris Doctorate from Chapman University School of Law and is a licensed attorney in the State of California.
From the all-encompassing legal background, Robert complements his experience with wealth transfer planning for clients who wish to focus on unique needs and estate planning services.
In addition to enjoying traveling and attending baseball games, Robert looks forward to weekend Disneyland trips and camping in the summer with his wife and three children.
Chapman University School of Law
University of California at Riverside
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2Banking products are offered by Bank of America, N.A.
3Insurance and annuity products offered through Merrill Lynch Life Agency Inc.
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*Peace of mind is an aspirational state of mind that clients hope to achieve. There are no guaranteed results following completion of the Goals-Based Wealth Management process because markets can fluctuate and investments can lose value. Advisors work with clients to help them understand how the goals based wealth management process can help to address their concerns, financial situation and priorities.
Helping you reach your goals starts with getting to know you personally. Through understanding what matters most to you, I can help you create a financial strategy that reflects your personality. Only then can I offer an approach that is built around your life priorities and the ongoing advice you need to help you manage fluctuations in the market and changes in your life. Let’s work together to help you achieve your goals.
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We will work to help you stay on track, regardless of what the markets are doing.