Employee Laura Hewgley
Laura Hewgley is a managing director and team co-head of the Family Office Group in St. Louis, with 18 years of experience. In this role, she manages all aspects of client relationships, serving as their trusted advisor and advocate, and leads a team of professionals to coordinate personalized and wholistic family office services.
Previously, Laura served as chief operations officer, general counsel and family office executive at Lowenhaupt Global Advisors, which became part of CIBC Private Wealth in 2019, where she was responsible for the day-to-day operations of the firm, along with general counsel and client service responsibilities. Prior to that, Laura was an attorney at Lowenhaupt Global Advisors’ affiliated tax and estate-planning law firm, Lowenhaupt & Chasnoff, LLC. She started her career advising private clients at a large international law firm.
Laura received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Westminster College in Fulton, Missouri, magna cum laude. In 2001, she received a Juris Doctor from Saint Louis University. Laura is admitted to the Missouri Bar, and recently served as Chair of the Probate and Trust Committee for the Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis. She has also earned the Accredited Investment Fiduciary Analyst designation.