Cort H. Bethmann

Cort H. Bethmann

Cort H. Bethmann
Cort H. Bethmann

150 3rd Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37201
Phone: 615.744.5136

Cort H. Bethmann, J.D., LL.M. is a trust services advisor based at the firm’s Symphony Place office in Nashville, TN.

Cort empowers clients to accomplish their financial and legacy goals by delivering proactive and practical advice. Leveraging his experience as an estate planning attorney, Cort tailors his recommendations in several areas including complex estate planning, various trust strategies, asset protection, directed and delegated trusts, challenging family dynamics and charitable giving opportunities.

Prior to joining Pinnacle, Cort served clients at Argent Trust Company as a senior wealth advisor. Before that, Cort was in private practice helping clients with their estate planning needs.

Cort earned his Juris Doctorate (J.D.) and Masters of Law in Wealth Management (LL.M.) from Texas A&M University School of Law. He also earned an Estate Planning Certificate from Texas A&M University School of Law. He received his bachelor's degree in Legal Studies from the University of Tennessee.

As a licensed Tennessee attorney, Cort actively participates in the Estate Planning Council of Middle Tennessee, Nashville Bar Association, Nashville Bar Probate & Estate Planning Sections, Tennessee Banker’s Association Trust & Estates Legislative Committee and the Williamson County Bar Association. Cort teaches the income tax portion of the CFP® program at the Belmont Center for Executive Education. Cort lives in the greater Nashville area with his wife and three daughters. He is active in his community working with several nonprofits locally and globally.

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