Carl Rhodes's practiced is devoted to commercial real estate transactions, business planning, and estate planning and administration. Carl focuses on transactions involving the sale and purchase of commercial properties; entity selection and formation; estate planning, estate administration and probate; and tax matters related to real estate and estates.
Carl received his B.B.A in Finance, summa cum laude, from the University of Georgia in 2008 and his law degree, cum laude from the University Georgia School of Law in 2011.
Before joining Hall Booth Smith, Mr. Rhodes worked at Hatcher, Stubbs, Land Hollis and Rothschild, LLP for over 4 years. He is part of the real estate, Corporate and Partnership, Tax, and Wills, Trusts, Estate Planning & Administration groups.
Carl assists clients to create new start-up businesses (LLCs, c-corporations, s-corporations and partnerships), and advises business clients on the best form of entity from a tax, liability and operational standpoint; entity formation or incorporation; and continued representation on employment agreements, buy-sell agreements, contracts, leases, and other business operation matters.
B.B.A., Finance, Summa Cum Laude, University of Georgia, 2008
J.D., University of Georgia School of Law, Cum Laude, 2011
State Bar of Georgia – Real Property Law Section, Fiduciary Law Section
Columbus Bar Association
Columbus Estate Planning Council, Member
Columbus Rotary Club
Columbus High School Alumni Association, Board of Trustees
University of Georgia, Terry College of Business Young Alumni Board of Directors (2010-2012)
Columbus High School Alumni Association
First Baptist Church of Columbus
Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
Presidential Scholar and Dean’s List, University of Georgia