Scott Beetham
Scott Beetham

Scott Beetham Senior Trust Advisor, Team Lead

Joined Northern Trust



  • Juris Doctor from Seattle University School of Law
  • Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Washington


  • Member of the Washington State Bar Association
  • Member of the Seattle Estate Planning Council


Scott administers all manners of trusts and advises clients on wealth transfer, business succession and charitable planning strategies and works with their other professional advisors on implementation.


Prior to joining Northern Trust, Scott worked at U.S. Bank Private Wealth Management, first as a Senior Trust Officer and more recently as a Wealth Trust Advisor, with a similar set of responsibilities to his current role. He was a practicing attorney for over nine years, having had his own practice and also worked as an associate attorney at two Seattle-area boutique law firms, focusing on trusts and estates, business and real estate.

Community Involvement

Scott volunteers at his son’s elementary school with the Watch D.O.G.S. (Dads of Great Students) program and is a past member of the 5th Avenue Theatre’s Corporate Council.