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Brett D. Sovine Managing Director, Private Wealth Management, Private Banking


Brett David Sovine joined Brown Brothers Harriman in 2002 and oversees all of the firm’s domestic fiduciary activities. Mr. Sovine is a Managing Director of the firm and the president and CEO of Brown Brothers Harriman Trust Company, N.A. He serves as the chairman of the board of directors for the firm’s domestic trust companies. Before joining BBH, Mr. Sovine was an estate planning attorney in private legal practice with Poyner & Spruill LLP. Prior to that, he practiced law as a tax associate with Spilman, Thomas & Battle. He was also a senior vice president with the Bank of America Private Bank, specializing in executive compensation, and a tax associate with Coopers & Lybrand LLP. Mr. Sovine received his B.S. in business from West Virginia University, his J.D. from Wake Forest University School of Law and his LL.M. in taxation from Georgetown University Law Center.