Justin Wilson, JD

Senior Vice President, Senior Legal Counsel

J.D., South Texas College of Law
B.S. (Microbiology), Texas A&M University

As Senior Legal Counsel for Argent Trust Company, Justin is responsible for the oversight of all legal matters pertaining to the Funeral and Cemetery Trust Division and its fiduciary activities.

Before joining Argent Trust Company, Justin was SVP and Senior Legal Counsel for Live Oak Trust, a division of Live Oak Bank. Before that, he was Vice President and Trust Counsel for the Funeral Trust Division of Regions Bank. Collectively, Justin has 13 years of experience in death care law and related trust matters. Justin earned his bachelor’s degree in Microbiology from Texas A&M University and his law degree from South Texas College of Law.

2602 Iron Gate Drive Suite 202, Wilmington, NC 28412

Provided Services

Funeral & Cemetery Trusts

Funeral & Cemetery Trusts

Argent’s dedicated funeral and cemetery trust group serves the deathcare industry across the United States with preneed, perpetual care, and merchandise trusts, as well as investment management.


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The Morning View: September 24, 2020

The Morning View: September 24, 2020

BY: MARSHALL BARTLETT Senior Vice President / Portfolio Manager In this morning’s data, Initial Jobless Claims were 870,000 for the week ending September 19th, an increase from the previous week and higher than expected. Continuing Claims were 12,580,000 as of...

The Morning View: September 16, 2020

The Morning View: September 16, 2020

BY: MARSHALL BARTLETT Senior Vice President / Portfolio Manager Announced this morning, Retail Sales for August increased 0.6%, less than expected. Strength occurred in food service & drinking places as well as clothing businesses, while stores for sporting goods,...

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