Garrett Atkinson, JD, BFA™
Advisor | Dave Ramsey SmartVestor Pro
Garrett is a southwest Florida native, a third-generation Floridian, and a graduate of the University of Florida. He holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering and computer science, and a juris doctorate from the Vanderbilt University Law School. Garrett is married to Mary Jacqueline, John and Cynthia’s daughter, and sister to Brian and Jennifer – Beane Atkinson is truly a family affair!
Before joining Beane Atkinson, Garrett practiced intellectual property law, and was a partner for seven years at a nationally-recognized patent law firm based in the metro DC area. Garrett has always held an interest in financial markets, and now holds a series 7 general securities representative license, as well as a series 66 investment advisor representative license.
Garrett is also an endorsed Ramsey SmartVestor Pro. A RamseyTrusted SmartVestor Pro is an investment professional that has been personally chosen by Dave's team based on his or her integrity, professionalism, and experience. SmartVestor Pros treat you like a teammate, not a transaction, and we understand and believe in the investment principles that Dave teaches on The Ramsey Show each day. SVPs are required to adhere by a strict Code of Conduct.
Garrett and Mary Jacqueline have two children who are actively involved in local athletic clubs and activities, including the Charlotte Warriors local Pop Warner football and cheer organization, of which Garrett is a former President and current member of the board. The Atkinsons are also members of and leaders at Deep Creek Community Church in Punta Gorda. When he’s not working, Garrett is a competitive strongman athlete and enjoys turning wrenches and breaking things on his Jeep.
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