Ryan J. Bartholomew, JD, LL.M

Senior Wealth Advisor

Reston, VA
Ryan J. Bartholomew

Investment Strategies
Tax Planning
Financial Counseling


FIVE STAR Wealth Manager Award Recipient in Washington Post Magazine (2019, 2021) San Francisco Magazine (2019, 2020) and Recipient in Boston Magazine (2020-2023).

Based in Reston, and serving clients from our Palo Alto, Wellesley, and Reston offices, Ryan brings nearly 15 years of experience in investment management, tax planning, and financial counseling to his clients.

Prior to joining the firm, Ryan specialized in estate and income tax planning, tax preparation, and estate administration at a Wellesley, MA law firm. 

  • Admitted to practice law in Massachusetts
  • Investment Adviser Representative (Series 66)
  • JD, New England School of Law
  • LL.M in Taxation from Boston University School of Law
  • BS in Political Science & International Affairs from Florida State University

Five Star Professional criteria: Credentialed as an IAR, FINRA-registered rep, a CPA, or a licensed attorney; at least five years in the financial services industry; favorable regulatory and complaint history review; meeting firm’s review standards; accepting new clients; one and five-year retention rates; assets administered; number of households served; and education and professional designations. Awards presented every February 2011-2024 based on prior year’s data. Lists featured in Boston Magazine, Washington Post Magazine, and/or San Francisco Magazine. No fee or compensation was paid to Five Star Professional for inclusion in its list.