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NORFOLK, VA

Merrill Lynch Wealth Management Branch Office

Through our branch’s experience and leadership, we welcome working with individuals, families, business owners, executives and institutions—in rising, declining and turbulent markets—and we believe we are well-positioned to help you address your wealth management challenges and opportunities.

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Branch Office Profile

About Us

The financial advisors at our branch can offer financial approaches that come from years of combined wealth management knowledge and experience. We also stress that our role goes beyond wealth management advice and guidance. Employing the broad resources of Merrill Lynch Wealth Management, advisors can assist with retirement income planning, guidance on concentrated stock positions, traditional investments and estate planning services, while working with your other professionals, such as estate and tax attorneys.

Culture

Our branch’s financial advisors are committed to client service and satisfaction. We begin every relationship by helping clients identify their personal and professional goals, including those related to lifestyle and multi-generational issues. With that information, combined with our ability to draw on industry analysts and specialists, financial advisors have the tools to fully understand each client’s current financial situation and can help them create potential financial solutions designed to help meet their long-term
objectives.

Community 

Through our volunteerism and charitable outreach, our branch helps support the economic, social and cultural life of the communities in which we live and work. In virtually every Merrill location across the country, employees are involved in fundraising activities meant to benefit their many neighborhoods and causes. And as a local branch office, we feel it is important for us to “give back” and help maintain vibrant, healthy communities and non-profit organizations.

 

Client Commitment

As a Merrill client, you have access to the knowledge and experience of industry-skilled advisors who are supported by the intellectual capital of Merrill, a goals-based wealth management platform, and the technological resources of a leading global financial services firm. Our advisors strive to fully understand your personal and business needs, and those of your family and future generations. We will put your interests first to help you pursue your financial and life goals.

Advisors at This Location

Our deeply committed advisors call upon Merrill’s tools and resources to help clients pursue personal and professional financial goals, as they also help them prepare for financial and lifestyle challenges that may lie ahead.

Christopher J Coffing

Senior Vice President

Senior Financial Advisor

Charles C Heaton,

CRPC

Senior Vice President

Wealth Management Advisor

Ralph R. Chesson, III

First Vice President

Wealth Management Advisor

D. Nathan Johnson,

CPFA,

CFP,

CIMA

Senior Vice President

Wealth Management Advisor

Michael E Duffy

First Vice President

Senior Financial Advisor

Let’s Have a Conversation

Helping you reach your goals starts with getting to know you personally. Through understanding what matters most to you, together we can help you create a financial approach that reflects your personality. Only then can we offer an approach that is built around your life priorities and the advice you need to help you address fluctuations in the market and changes in your life. Let’s work together to help you achieve your goals.

Events

In the Kitchen with Emeril Lagasse

May 11th, 2021 | 6:30PM-7:30PM EST

Virtual Event: Cook up a custom Spring Menu with Chef Emeril Lagasse! Whether you are well-seasoned in the kitchen, just beginning, or you use your oven for storage, we welcome you to try your skills alongside Emeril as he guides you through whipping up a delicious spring meal. A week prior to the event, we will send you a list of the ingredients needed. You are welcome to prepare every item, a select few, or just watch along for entertainment and tips along the way.

Virtual Event: Cook up a custom Spring Menu with Chef Emeril Lagasse! Whether you are well-seasoned in the kitchen, just beginning, or you use your oven for storage, we welcome you to try your skills alongside Emeril as he guides you through whipping up a delicious spring meal. A week prior to the event, we will send you a list of the ingredients needed. You are welcome to prepare every item, a select few, or just watch along for entertainment and tips along the way.

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Hampton University Museum: A Guided Tour

May 20th, 2021 | 5:30PM-6:30PM 

Merrill is pleased to invite you to a virtual guided tour of the Hampton University Museum. Hampton University is a private historically black research university in Hampton, Virginia. It was founded in 1868 by leaders of the American Missionary Association after the American Civil War to provide education to freedmen. The Hampton University Museum, founded the same year, is the oldest African-American museum in the United States and the oldest museum in Virginia. Dr. Vanessa Thaxton-Ward, Museum Director, will take us on a 30 minute guided tour of their remarkable collections, including permanent and changing exhibitions.

Merrill is pleased to invite you to a virtual guided tour of the Hampton University Museum. Hampton University is a private historically black research university in Hampton, Virginia. It was founded in 1868 by leaders of the American Missionary Association after the American Civil War to provide education to freedmen. The Hampton University Museum, founded the same year, is the oldest African-American museum in the United States and the oldest museum in Virginia. Dr. Vanessa Thaxton-Ward, Museum Director, will take us on a 30 minute guided tour of their remarkable collections, including permanent and changing exhibitions.

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Careers

No matter where your career may currently be, if you have the mindset and motivation of a Merrill financial advisor, you should consider the opportunity to become one yourself.

Work Culture

Our culture is dedicated to providing continuing professional training, mentoring and technology for new and experienced advisors.

Rewarding Career

We help you support the financial aspects of a client’s life, focused on providing individually customized investment approaches and wealth management advice, products and services.

Access to Resources

Our size and scope offer access to a wide range of technology, intellectual capital and marketing resources designed to enhance client relationships and build your business.

Grow & Learn

Merrill Lynch Wealth Management has been training financial advisors since 1946, offering advisors the critical skills and knowledge they need to assist individuals in pursuing their unique financial goals.

Learn more about careers at Merrill Lynch Wealth Management