Carsten Alting practices in the areas of business law, corporate law, international transactions between the U.S and EU countries, investments, immigration and civil practice. He is a member of the German, Georgia, and New York Bars.
Prior to joining Hall Booth Smith, Mr. Alting was of counsel with the firm of Nelson Mullins. He is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association and the German American Lawyers Association-Atlanta Chapter. Mr. Alting is fluent in the German, English and French languages.
Mr. Alting received a Master’s of Law from St. Louis University of Law in 1994 and completed his German law studies at the University of Mainz in 1988. He passed the German 2nd state exam in 1991 and was admitted to practice law in Germany in 1991. Mr. Alting is the author of "Doing Business in Germany" and "Piercing the Corporate Veil in American and German Law – Liability of Individuals and Entities: A Comparative View," 2 Tulsa Journal of Comparative and International Law, 187, 1995.
Mr. Alting's work includes corporate matters. He is helping start-ups to select the appropriate business entity form and undertakes all the legal work to form an entity. He further drafts corporate agreements such as shareholder, (limited) partnership or operating agreements. He is also assisting clients in M&A or similar corporate transactions including joint ventures.
LL.M., 1994 St. Louis University School of Law
Assessorexamen (German 2nd state exam), 1991
Law Degree, 1988 University of Mainz
Georgia - 2011
New York - 1996
Germany - 1991
"Piercing the Corporate Veil in American and German Law - Liability of Individuals and Entities: A Comparative View," 2 Tulsa Journal of Comparative and International Law, 187, 1995
"Doing Business in Germany"