Fifth Third Bank

Melissa Register, CPWA®

Fifth Third Bank

“Building a multigenerational wealth plan is like assembling a complex puzzle. We must first have a deep understanding of its individual parts, allowing us to create a holistic plan that can endure for generations.”

As a Senior Wealth Strategist for Mirador Family Wealth Advisors, Melissa Register is responsible for leading the creation and delivery of multi-generational wealth plans for Mirador client families. This Mirador Family Blueprint provides each family and their advisors with a clear picture of their entire existing wealth plan and identifies opportunities to lessen tax burdens and promotes the efficient transfer of wealth. Given the complexity of our families, each Blueprint typically encompasses complex financial issues including multi-generational trusts, closely held business entities and private foundations. Melissa uses her unique skills to help clients navigate individual, estate and gift and trust tax issues, as well as tax nuances of partnerships and charitable structures.

Melissa’s professional life has been spent working with select families within Fifth Third Private Bank and prior in private practice in Florida providing innovative trust and estate tax solutions to families. In addition Melissa has extensive experience in the areas of corporate law and estate and trust litigation. Melissa regularly speaks and has written articles on various estate and tax issues impacting families of extraordinary wealth. She has special interest surrounding the impact of wealth on women and increasing the financial acumen and confidence of women as they make decisions impacting their wealth. Melissa is a Certified Private Wealth Advisor®, a designation awarded by Investment Management Consultants Association, Inc.

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