Brinton Eaton, a Madison, N.J., based wealth manager with $700 million in assets under management, has joined Chicago-based Mariner Wealth Advisors, bringing the latter’s AUM to $6.3 billion.  

“I am looking forward to the opportunities this new relationship offers our clients,” Robert DiQuollo, CEO and founder of Brinton Eaton, said in a statement. “Mariner will provide us with additional support and resources so our advisors will have the freedom to devote even more time to managing client relationships.”

The Brinton Eaton team, with 18 associates and 13 advisors, focus on providing integrated, personalized advice and support through highly skilled investment, risk management and financial planning professionals.

Mariner Wealth Advisors is an independent, national wealth advisory firm that has been expanding its national footprint through acquisitions.

“I believe we have found another exceptional partner in Brinton Eaton,” Mariner CEO Martin Bicknell said in a statement. “Anyone who knows me has heard me say it countless times, but the most important thing in partnering with another firm is ensuring the firms share complementary cultures. I am confident that in Brinton Eaton we have found a partner with a similar client-focused culture that will allow us to better serve our shared clients – now and long into the future.”