Robert Standish, J.D., CFP®
Managing Director, Wealth Management
Location: Pittsburgh
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Robert Standish is the Managing Director of Wealth Management at BPU. In this position he leads the firm’s wealth management division, providing direction and guidance to the firm’s financial advisers and their clients. He also works directly with individual clients to help them develop comprehensive financial plans to achieve financial goals throughout various stages of their lives. In addition Robert serves as a “financial neutral” in collaborative dispute resolution and collaborative marriage planning engagements.

Robert joined in 2004 as a Vice President, Financial Planner and was promoted to Managing Director, Financial Planning in 2012. He is a member of BPU’s Investment and Financial Planning Committees.

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  • Senior Financial Consultant, JJB Hilliard, WL Lyons, Inc. and PNC Investments
  • Staff Attorney, Ayco Company, L.P., a Goldman Sachs Company


  • Bachelor of Arts, Denison University
  • Junior Year Abroad program, Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan
  • JD, University of Pittsburgh School of Law


Professional Designations

  • Licensed Attorney, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
  • Certified Collaborative Professional, 2015
  • Licensed Mediator, 2015

Professional Affiliations

  • Member, Allegheny County Bar Association
  • Member, Financial Planning Association
  • Member and Chairperson, Pro Bono Committee, Board of Directors, Financial Planning Association of Pittsburgh
  • Member, International Association of Collaborative Professionals (IACP)
  • Member, Collaborative Law Association of Southwestern Pennsylvania (CLASP)
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