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Lawyer to entrepreneurs, start-ups and new businesses. I help businesses and their entrepreneurial owners get started, stay on track, and position themselves for success.


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Practice areas


  1. Contracts: 18%
    28 years
  2. Venture Capital: 18%
    18 years
  3. LLC: 18%
    23 years
  4. Financial Services: 18%
    13 years
  5. Other: 28%
  6. More 



Fixed (sometimes), Free consultation (15 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

Attorney endorsements

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    Alan is well qualified to guide and advise businesses in their initial formation and operation. I recommend my clients to Alan for questions on business formation.


    Michael Brown Intellectual property Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Stuart M Nachbar

    I endorse this lawyer. I have known Alan for quite some time as we are in the same community and networking group, and I have a great deal of respect for him. He is an excellent attorney with a keen sense for the issues, especially in the Venture business and business advising. I am happy to have him as a person I can refer my clients to, as well as, having someone I can use as a sounding board for my clients, if I am not sure on a particular issue.


    Stuart Nachbar Bankruptcy and debt Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Alan N. Walter, Counsel

32 South Mountain Avenue
Montclair, NJ, 07042


NYCurrently registered 197907/10/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Commercial Law Firm of the YearFinance Monthly Magazine2015
Corporate Finance Law Firm of the Year in New JerseyCorporate Intl Magazine2013
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Volunteer AttorneyPro Bono Partnership2011 - Present
PrincipalAlan N. Walter, Counsel2010 - Present
General CounselMarketCounsel2006 - 2009
General CounselThe Money Store2003 - 2005
General CounselThe LINC Group2000 - 2001
Vice President & CounselNear North National Title of New York1999 - 2000
AssociateRobinson Silverman Pearce Aronsohn & Berman1996 - 1999
CounselStryker, Tams & Dill1990 - 1996
CounselKirsten, Simon, Friedman, Allen, Cherin & Linken1986 - 1990
Senior AttorneyBelco Petroleum Corporation1980 - 1986
Association namePosition nameDuration
Inn of Transactional CounselMember2007 - Present
Association of Corporate CounselMember2006 - Present
New Jersey State Bar AssociationMember1987 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1986 - Present
Publication nameTitleDate
Financial AdvisorInvesting In People: Legal Aspects2009
Financial PlannerThe Missing Piece: Legal Issues2009
New Jersey Law JournalSecuring a Lien During a Leveraged Buyout2006
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
New York University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1978
Harvard CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1975
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
National Society of InventorsEquity Crowdfunding and Other Capital Funding2014
Morris Essex Small Firm Networking GroupSecurities 101: Introduction to Crowdfunding2014
LaunchNJTrademarks 1012014
Member SummitMergers and Acquistions2009
Member SummitCorporate Governance2008
Member SummitAdvisor Client Agreements2008
Member SummitSuccession Planning2008
Fidelity Investments PodcastSuccession Planning2007