Hood River

Marques Lang

JD, CFP®, CQS, CDFA®

Associate Wealth Advisor

202 Oak St, Suite 600
Hood River, OR 97031

Marques Lang
Marques Lang

Professional Certifications

  • JD – Juris Doctor
  • CFP® – CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER professional
  • CQS – Certified QDRO Specialist
  • CDFA® – Certified Divorce Financial Analyst

About Marques

As an associate wealth advisor, Marques works with his wealth advisory team to design, build and protect clients’ comprehensive financial plans and portfolios. He works diligently to ensure clients have tax-efficient, evidence-driven investment and financial planning strategies in place to achieve their life goals.

Prior to joining Buckingham, Marques served as a qualified domestic relation order (QDRO) attorney where he provided counsel on numerous defined contribution, defined benefit, and state and federal public employee plans. Marques is the author of the Amazon bestselling book, “Marital (un)Bliss: How to Successfully Divide Retirement Plans in Divorce.” In addition, Marques has worked in human resources management on employee pay and benefits issues, as a retirement plan analyst, and as a financial and business planner, coach and educator at independent registered investment advisory firms. This range of professional experience gives Marques a unique perspective in handling a variety of financial life planning matters.

Marques earned his Juris Doctorate from Lewis & Clark Law School, Bachelor of Science from Portland State University, and Executive Certificate in Financial Planning from the Graziadio School of Business and Management at Pepperdine University. He also holds the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™️ professional and Certified QDRO Specialist™️ and Certified Divorce Financial Analyst designations.

In his free time, Marques enjoys kayaking, paddleboarding, hiking, snowshoeing, wine tasting and live music, particularly jazz, blues, funk and soul.