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October 21, 2022

Fiduciary Trust Company Becomes Newest BBA Sponsor Firm

Press Release

The Boston Bar Association is pleased to announce that Fiduciary Trust Company has joined the BBA as its newest sponsor. Fiduciary Trust joins a growing network of more than 140 sponsor law firms, legal departments, government agencies, non-profits, and law schools contributing to the BBA’s mission to advance the highest standards of excellence for the legal profession, facilitate access to justice, foster a more diverse and inclusive profession, and serve the community.

Fiduciary Trust is a privately owned wealth management firm focused on families, individuals and nonprofits seeking objective advice to help grow and protect their investments. The firm also provides a range of services to professional financial advisors and single-family offices. Fiduciary’s capabilities include customized wealth planning; investment management; trustee and estate services; and family office, tax, and custody services.

Founded in 1885 as a family office and incorporated as a trust bank in 1928, Fiduciary takes a personal approach based on expertise, strong performance, and a genuine commitment to act in its clients’ best interests. The firm’s steadfast commitment to long-term alignment with client objectives has enabled it to achieve a 98% average annual client retention rate for more than a decade. Fiduciary has been recognized as a Top Charitable Contributor in Massachusetts by the Boston Business Journal, named Best Fiduciary / Trustee Service by Private Asset Management, and earned the Best Philanthropic Offering Award by WealthBriefing.

“Fiduciary Trust Company is excited to join the BBA as a new sponsor in support of the BBA’s mission to advance excellence, justice, and diversity, equity, and inclusion in the legal profession and to serve the community at large alongside industry peers and leaders,” said Suma V. Nair, JD, Chief Fiduciary Officer, Fiduciary Trust Company. “Individual attorneys here are longstanding members of the BBA and have volunteered significant time over the years to the BBA’s excellent substantive programs and governing boards, and we now look forward to formally being one of its institutional partners.”

Attorneys from Fiduciary Trust Company have been involved in the BBA for several years, most notably through the Association’s active Trusts & Estates Law Section.

For additional information about Fiduciary Trust’s services, please visit, or contact Rick Tyson at 617-292-6799 or