Christopher Cline J.D.

President & Chief Executive Officer
Christopher Cline

Chris is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Riverview Trust Company. He has over 25 years of experience working with high net worth families. He spent the first 17 years of his career as a nationally recognized estate planning attorney, ultimately as a partner at Holland & Knight (which holds the nation’s largest estate planning practice). From there, he moved to Wells Fargo’s Private Bank, where he spent eight years managing the Fiduciary Services team in Oregon and SW Washington. In addition to overseeing all aspects of Riverview’s operations, Chris works directly with clients to help them navigate the challenges of estate planning and trust administration. In particular, he assists clients with business succession, trust design and charitable planning.

Education:
J.D., Hastings College of the Law (1991)
B.A., San Francisco State University (1987)

Bloomberg BNA Tax Management Portfolios:
825 T.M., Powers of Appointment - Estate, Gift, and Income Tax Considerations (author)
838 T.M., Dynasty Trusts (author)
841 T.M., Spouse’s Elective Share (author)
847 T.M., Disclaimers — State Law Considerations (author)
848 T.M., Disclaimers - Federal Estate, Gift and Generation-Skipping Tax Considerations (author)
861 T.M., Trustee Investments (author)

Christopher P. Cline is a member of the Bloomberg BNA Tax Management Estate Tax Advisory Board.