Ver Bockel Raihle Group

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Your wealth presents opportunities as well as complexities. We offer a limited number of individuals and families boutique-like service, broad global resources and customized strategies to help simplify your life so you can spend more time pursuing what matters most to you.

Meet the Team

The private wealth advisors with Merrill Lynch’s Private Banking and Investment Group are rigorously trained to meet the specialized needs of individuals and families of wealth. We build relationships based on trust and personalized service.

John P Ver Bockel

John P Ver Bockel

Managing Director

Private Wealth Advisor

312.325.2634
Maureen  Raihle

Maureen Raihle,

Managing Director

Private Wealth Advisor

312.325.2635
Neil L Koricanac

Neil L Koricanac

Financial Advisor

312.325.2718
Omar I Baadarani

Omar I Baadarani,

Private Wealth Relationship Manager

312.325.2637
Samuel  Drever

Samuel Drever

Analyst

312.325.2698
Jacob  Hamlin

Jacob Hamlin

Vice President

Financial Advisor

312.325.2747
Gina M Hernandez

Gina M Hernandez

Senior Private Wealth Associate

312.325.2639
Susan J Elliott

Susan J Elliott

Senior Private Wealth Associate

312.325.2638
Amy M Ryczek

Amy M Ryczek

Private Wealth Associate

312.325.2656
Priscilla  Meadow

Priscilla Meadow

Private Wealth Associate

312.325.2770

Strategies designed to help you achieve your goals

As a client of the Private Banking and Investment Group at Merrill Lynch, you have access to services and resources ordinarily reserved for the world’s largest institutions. We work with individuals, families spanning multiple generations, business owners and executives. Using a goals-based wealth management approach, we put our clients at the center of every personalized strategy.

Our Approach

A Commitment to Service

Merrill Lynch’s Private Banking and Investment Group is committed to providing a select group of wealthy clients with highly personalized one-on-one service. When you work with us, our knowledgeable, rigorously trained Private Wealth Advisors will gain a deep understanding of your goals, help you develop a multigenerational wealth strategy, help you monitor its success and update your strategy as needed. We are committed to providing you access to the investment insights of Merrill Lynch and the banking convenience of Bank of America, and we will continue to invest in client tools and new technology to enhance your overall experience as you and your private wealth advisor pursue what’s most important to you.

Our Philosophy

We believe that your unique goals should be at the center of all of your financial decisions and form the foundation of your financial strategy. Because significant wealth requires sophisticated, highly customized strategies, we believe in building lasting relationships with a limited number of clients, taking the time to understand your most important priorities for today, tomorrow and your long-term future. Our philosophy celebrates collaboration. Working with a team of specialists, we draw on the resources and insights of a global financial institution to create strategies that reflect your aspirations for yourself and current and future generations of your family. Finally, we believe that while significant wealth brings complex challenges, our experience, passion and perspectives can help you simplify your life.

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Your dedicated Private Banking and Investment Group team is ready to help you pursue what's most important to you.

Our Vision

For clients of substantial wealth, Merrill Lynch’s Private Banking and Investment Group provides an experience that is both powerful and personal. We are dedicated to helping you pursue your goals for today while developing a wealth strategy designed to support your family members for the years to come.

A trusted one-on-one relationship
Your private wealth advisor and team of specialists work with a limited number of clients, enabling them to focus their time, training and passion on helping you simplify your personal and business finances and prepare your next generation as stewards of wealth.

Boutique-like service with the access to the investment resources of Merrill Lynch and banking convenience of Bank of America

We combine the personalized attention and feel of a smaller firm with the power and insights of a global financial institution, creating strategies tailored to your unique situation.

A relentless commitment to transparency and customized strategies

As our client, know that we are working in your best interests, providing sophisticated strategies designed to anticipate and meet your evolving financial needs.

Ver Bockel Raihle Group