Brian Nemes, JD, LLM, CFP®


As a co-founder and partner at Nemes Rush, Brian is responsible for managing his clients’ many financial needs. A voracious researcher, Brian goes above and beyond for each of his clients every day. In addition, he serves as Chief Compliance Officer overseeing equity research and client service protocols.

A former practicing attorney, Brian is adept at using his legal training to help his clients solve unique financial issues and develop comprehensive wealth plans. His technical expertise and legal background are especially valuable with respect to estate planning, trusts, strategic tax consulting and contract review.

Prior to co-founding Nemes Rush, Brian served as a Financial Advisor at Raymond James. Brian is a graduate of Michigan State University (MSU) where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in accounting. He went on to earn a law degree from MSU College of Law and a Masters of Law in taxation from Georgetown University Law Center. Brian lives in Plymouth, Michigan with his wife and three daughters, and he enjoys mountain biking, skiing and coaching youth soccer.


Memberships and certifications
  • Certified Financial Planner (CFP®)
  • Member of the State Bar of Michigan
  • Detroit Catholic Central Alumni Association

Form CRS
Form ADV Part 2A

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