Whittier Trust - Heidi Bitterman

Heidi I. Bitterman

Vice President​, Client Advisor ​

Portland, OR

Heidi is a Vice President and Client Advisor in Whittier Trust’s Seattle and Portland offices. Her primary focus is providing financial, fiduciary, and family office services to high-net-worth families and individuals. Heidi enjoys collaborating closely with clients and their advisors to tailor investment, wealth management and wealth transfer strategies to meet her clients’ specific needs, goals and values.

Heidi has more than fifteen years of experience in the estate planning, trust and fiduciary services industry. As an attorney, Heidi focused her practice in the areas of trusts, estates and family law at boutique law firms in the Pasadena, California area. After several years in private practice, she served as Market Director in the Estate Settlement Department of Bank of America, where she was responsible for managing the team conducting all estate settlements on the West Coast.

Heidi earned her degree in Communication Studies from the University of Southern California and her Juris Doctorate from Southwestern University School of Law. She is a member of the California State Bar.

Heidi moved to the Northwest to maintain a close connection to her family. She is an advocate for the outdoors and animal welfare organizations.

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