Paul Stark is a wealth & estate planning strategist and family wealth specialist with GenSpring | SunTrust Private Wealth. Paul has over 25 years of experience working with high net worth families and matters that involve both the financial complexities of trust, estate and tax planning as well as the non-financial issues interwoven within family dynamics and wealth transition.
Paul’s experience includes his years as a private practice attorney helping high net worth families in areas of complex estate planning, tax and family/business wealth transition. Paul continues to draw on his combined years of experience and training to help high net worth families reach both their financial and non-financial goals. Previously, Paul held roles as a senior wealth strategist and trust officer at PNC and Huntington Bank.
Paul obtained his undergraduate degree in Psychology from The Ohio State University where he graduated cum laude. He continued his education at Cleveland Marshall College of Law where he obtained his Juris Doctor degree. Paul has been admitted to the Ohio Bar, Ohio Supreme Court and is a member of the American Bar Association, as well as, numerous estate planning and local bar associations. Paul is also a Certified Wealth Strategist from the Cannon Financial Institute. Paul also obtained his Guardian Ad-Litem certification and helped protect the rights of children and families in distress.
Paul lives in Charlotte with his wife and has two children and two step children. He enjoys spending time with his family, teaching baseball and softball, and furthering his various charitable interests.