Francis Lane

Client Advisor

Fran has more than 40 years of experience in the financial services sector, including asset allocation, retirement planning, money manager evaluation and alternative investments. Backed by the wealth of resources available through Alex. Brown, a division of Raymond James, Fran is able to establish, execute and maintain a long-term investment strategy tailored to your individual needs. As a client, you will appreciate the time Fran takes to listen in order to fully understand your goals and your tolerance for risk in reaching those goals.

Fran had the financial well-being of his own family in mind when he launched his career in finance three decades ago. Today, he combines his years of experience with the resources available through Alex. Brown, a division of Raymond James, to establish that same level of financial confidence in every client he serves.

Fran began his career in the financial sector with Alex. Brown & Sons in 1983. He remained there for the next 40 years, gaining valuable insight into the industry before joining Raymond James in 2016. In addition, he holds a certification from The Wharton School’s Securities Industry Institute. Fran is an Accredited Investment Fiduciary®, a professional certification awarded by Fi360. 

Originally from Easton, Maryland, Fran is a graduate of Franklin & Marshall College in Pennsylvania. Fran is a past board member of The Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education; the Chestnut Hill Community Foundation; the Philadelphia Cricket Club; Chi Phi Alumni Association Zeta Chapter; Partnership for Housing Foundation in Annapolis, Maryland. Fran, along with his wife, Leslie, live in Blue Bell, Pennsylvania, and have three grown children. They both enjoy woodworking, golf and traveling in their spare time.

Raymond James is not affiliated with the above organizations and/or charitable causes.