Allen D. Altman: Lawyer with Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Allen D. Altman

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Atlanta,  GA  U.S.A.
Phone678.553.2640

Peer Rating
 5.0/5.0
AV® Preeminent

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Practice Areas

  • Tax
  • Tax & Business Group
  • Trusts & Estates
  • Corporate & Securities
  • Global Benefits & Compensation
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
 
Contact InfoTelephone: 678.553.2640
Fax: 678.553.2641
http://www.gtlaw.com/People/Allen-D-Altman
 
University University of Florida, B.S.B.A., 1964 Beta Alpha Psi
 
Law SchoolUniversity of Miami School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 1967 Phi Kappa Phi, Omicron Delta Kappa, Associate Editor, University of Miami Law Review; New York University School of Law, LL.M., Taxation, 1968
 
Admitted1973, Georgia; U.S. Tax Court
 
Memberships 

Professional & Community Involvement

•Adjunct Professor, Taxation, Emory University School of Law, 1977-1979

•Lecturer, University of Miami Law School, 1969-1972

•Teaching

 
BornNew York, N.Y., December 12, 1942
 
Biography

Allen D. Altman focuses his practice in the areas of complex estate, gift and GST tax planning for high-net-worth individuals and family units. He is experienced in issues dealing with executive compensation, stockholder agreements and nonqualified deferred compensation. Allen proactively develops and implements tax and estate planning strategies for his clients. In addition, he provides practical recommendations and structures that draw on his experience representing a wide variety of family groups and businesses with their wealth planning, M&A, general contract and commercial matters.

Areas of Concentration

•Estate planning

•Corporate

•Mergers, acquisitions and divestitures

•Taxation

•Business law

Awards & Recognition

•Listed,Chambers USA Guide, 2009-2014

•Listed,TheBest Lawyers in America, Corporate Law, 2007-2014

•Listed,Super Lawyersmagazine,GeorgiaSuper Lawyers, 2006-2014

•Team Member,Corporate Board Membermagazine and FTI Consulting Inc.'s, one of America's Best Corporate Law Firms, 13 th Annual Legal Industry Study, 2013

•Listed,Georgia Trendmagazine, Legal Elite, 2008-2012

•Rated, AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5AV , BV , AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used under in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies.

Articles, Publications, & Lectures

•Author, A Guide to Tax Research, 22University of Miami Law Review884, 1968

•Author, Florida Dower-Does it Qualify for the Marital Deduction, 22University of Miami Law Review686, 1968

•Author, A Uniform Criterion to Determine Marital Status for Federal Income Tax Purposes, 20University of Miami Law Review221, 1966

Associated News & Events

Press-Releases

06.13.14 Fifteen Greenberg Traurig Atlanta Attorneys Included in 2014 USA Chambers Guide

05.23.14 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys, Practices Included in 2014 Chambers USA Guide

03.27.14 Greenberg Traurig Has the Most Attorneys Listed in the Top 100 List of the 2014 Edition of Georgia Super Lawyers Magazine

08.20.13 4 Greenberg Traurig Atlanta Attorneys Listed as Lawyers of the Year in 2014 Edition of Best Lawyers in America

05.28.13 Chambers USA Guide 2013 Includes 176 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys, 33 Practice Areas

05.02.13 42 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Listed in 2013 Edition of Georgia Super Lawyers Magazine

12.11.12 Thirty-Four Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Named to Georgia Trend's Legal Elite

09.25.12 16 Greenberg Traurig Atlanta Attorneys Listed in 2013 Edition of Best Lawyers in America

06.07.12 2012 Chambers USA Guide Includes More than 170 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys, 38 Practice Areas

04.26.12 20 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Recognized in 2012 Edition of Georgia Super Lawyers

Alerts

12.01.04 IRS Issues Notice 2005-1 Clarifying Certain Provisions of New Tax Law Affecting Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Plans

 
Reported CasesRepresented buyer in a $330 million stock purchase of an industrial products and supplies nationwide distributor.; Represented buyer in a $200 million cash tender to shareholders of a public company.; Represented buyer in numerous acquisitions of major regional electrical parts and supplies distributors.; Represented seller in two sales for $150 million in wholesale food distribution business.; Represented financial stake management groups in large venture capital fund acquisitions and dispositions.
 
ISLN909466242
 


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Allen D. Altman

3333 Piedmont Road NE, Suite 2500
AtlantaGA 30305




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