Michael (Court) C Nexsen

Senior Vice President, Private Client Advisor

Professional Profile

Court Nexsen is a Senior Vice President and Private Client Advisor with U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management.  Court works closely with high net worth individuals, families, and institutions to help address their complex financial needs and distinctive priorities.  He leads a team of specialists that provide in-depth knowledge in multiple wealth disciplines: investment management, trust and estate planning, credit, liquidity event strategies, family office services, and philanthropy.  He takes a highly personalized approach, marshalling both local resources and national capabilities to help advance client aims.

Court began his career with Goldman Sachs & Co. as an Analyst in New York.  Prior to joining U.S. Trust, he served as a Portfolio Manager with Hayek Kallen Investment Management, LLC in Charlottesville.  He has also worked for Merrill Lynch & Co. in New York and for Harris Williams & Co. in Richmond.  Court earned his Bachelor's degree from Washington and Lee University, and his M.B.A. from the Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia.

Court currently serves on the Board of Directors at the United Way - Thomas Jefferson Area and on the Board of Directors at Farmington Country Club.  He also serves as a Darden Evaluator for the Jefferson Fellows Selection Committee, as an Admissions Interviewer for Washington and Lee University, and as a Class Agent for Virginia Episcopal School.  He is a member of the Central Virginia Estate Planning Council.

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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Stephanie G Lyman

Private Client Manager

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David R Bealmear

Portfolio Manager


Basil M Jones

Private Client Manager


David L Yarter

Senior Trust Officer

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Lawrence T Malecky

Wealth Strategies Advisor


Charlotte B McGee


Mark Kemp

Private Client Manager


Karen Buchanan

Senior Trust Officer


Ronald (Ron) H. Thelin

Portfolio Manager


Key Contacts

Leslie Anne Hulewicz


Let's Have A Conversation

We take the time to listen and learn about you and your family before creating strategies that aim to meet your needs, goals and best interests now and in the future


You don’t define your wealth by numbers alone, but also by the opportunities it provides. For more than 200 years, U.S. Trust has helped clients navigate the complex challenges of managing significant wealth. We draw on U.S. Trust’s personalized approach and private banking services, as well as the resources of Bank of America Corporation, 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 U.S. Trust, 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.