Avery Oaks joined Cumberland Trust as a Trust Officer in 2022. In this role, Avery works with the Estate Administration team to support families and professional advisors in the administration of estates and administrative trusts. Avery focuses on being responsive, attentive, and understanding in order to build relationships with the clients and families he serves.
Prior to joining Cumberland Trust, Avery was an associate attorney at Brazil Clark, PLLC and worked as an Investment Advisor at Valor Financial Services. Previously, while attending law school, he served as a law clerk to the Honorable Judge Kathleen N. Gomes in Division 1 of the Shelby County Probate Court. Outside of work, Avery enjoys volunteering as an assistant basketball coach.
Avery holds a B.S. in Education with Majors in Kinesiology and Criminology from The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. He received a J.D. and MBA from the University of Memphis.