Evan M. Altman

Evan M. Altman headshot

Practice Areas

  • Bankruptcy
  • Corporate Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Product Liability
  • General Litigation

Biography

Mr. Altman concentrates his practice in the areas of bankruptcy, corporate law, personal injury, medical malpractice, product liability and general litigation. Mr. Altman's prior experience before opening his law practice included a position as Assistant Vice President with a Wall Street corporate consulting firm. He had primary responsibility for over 100 corporate reorganization (stock repurchase) transactions of publicly held corporations and developed significant experience in the area of corporate governance (election of corporate officers).

Prior to his experience as a corporate consultant on Wall Street, Mr. Altman served as a Special Agent with the Federal Bureau of Investigation, where he concentrated in white collar and business crime matters. As a special Agent, he received five letters of commendation and served in Atlanta, Las Vegas, and New York City.

Education

  • Emory University School of Law, Atlanta, Georgia
    • J.D. - 1982
  • State University of New York at Binghamton, Binghamton, New York
    • B.A. - 1979
    • Honors: Certificate, Law and Society Program
    • Major: Economics

Pro-Bono Activities

  • Eagle Scout, Boy Scouts of America
  • Red Cross Water Safety Instructor
  • Attorney, Fulton County Juvenile Court, appointed to handle cases on behalf of indigent clients
  • Atlanta Mens' Senior Baseball League

Past Positions

  • Federal Bureau of Investigation, Special Agent

Professional Associations

  • State Bar of Georgia, Member, Banking and Corporate Law Section
  • State Bar of Georgia, Member, Bankruptcy Law Section
  • Atlanta Bar Association, Member
  • Atlanta Bar Association, Member, Legal and Medical Liaison Committee
  • DeKalb Bar Association, Member
  • Society of Former Special Agents of the FBI, Member
  • Society of Former Special Agents of the FBI, Chairman, 2000 to 2001

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia
  • District of Columbia

Current Employment Position

  • Member