Partner and Trust & Estate Advisor of Equitable Trust Company, a position he has held since joining the company in 2011. Rick is a Director of Equitable Trust Company and also serves as Chief Fiduciary Officer. Previously, he practiced law with the Nashville firm of Manier & Herod from 1994 to 2010. Prior to that, Rick was with Third National Bank in 1984 and then with Commerce Union Bank and its successors from 1986 to 1994. His responsibilities included management of the Nashville office, personal trust and estate administration, and business development. Rick received a Bachelor of Science degree from Tennessee Technological University and a Doctor of Jurisprudence degree from Duke University School of Law. He earned Martindale Hubble’s highest rating for legal skill and ethics and was included in The Best Lawyers in America in the category of Trusts and Estates Law.