John Layton, CFP®

Financial Advisor

Focus Areas

High-Net-Worth Retirement Planning

Comprehensive Financial Planning

Retirement Income Planning & Distribution

About the Financial Advisor

John is an Executive Officer and Board Member of Focus Financial. John is the Founder of the Layton Team.  

He focuses on serving high-net-worth individuals and retirees in Minneapolis, MN. 

John serves his clients by helping them with the selection and management of investment products through a comprehensive financial planning process. 

Education and Designations

  • University of Minnesota-Duluth, Bachelor’s Degree, Industrial Engineering 
  • FPA – Member of the Financial Planning Association

Personal Life

John enjoys his free time being active in the great outdoors.  Biking, Hiking, Cross Country Ski racing, downhill skiing and snowboarding. He is a certified Nordic Ski instructor and enjoys teaching young kids how to ski.  He keeps his mind busy learning and playing guitar in several bands.  John also likes to contribute to the community through a variety of charity events.  

Financial Advisor


Advisor Website

Direct Phone: 952-225-0306
Main Phone: 952-591-9770
E-mail: jlayton@focusfinancial.com

1000 Shelard Parkway
Suite 300
Minneapolis MN 55426
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