Michael Bockner

Senior Vice President, Private Client Advisor

Professional Profile

Michael Bockner is a Senior Vice President and Private Client Advisor at U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management based in Seattle Washington.  He works closely with clients to address a range of wealth management needs.  He leads a team of U.S. Trust® specialists who work in concert to design and implement tailored financial strategies in investment management, trust and estate planning services, liquidity-event strategies, lending and philanthropy.

Prior to joining U.S. Trust, he served as Investment Specialist / Portfolio Manager with The Private Bank of J.P. Morgan helping give him experience and insight into the wealth management needs of high net worth individuals and families.   Previously, he was a Vice President with Oppenheimer & Company. 

Michael Bockner is a graduate of Franklin & Marshal College with a bachelor of arts degree in political science.  He currently resides in Bellevue Washington with his two children where he enjoys biking, skiing and fly fishing.

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

Brecken Diller

Private Client Manager


Key Contacts

Jonathan P Easthope


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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.