AREA OF PRACTICE

Corporate & Capital Markets

Biography

Alvin B. Carter III is an associate in Brown Rudnick’s Corporate Practice Group in the Boston office.

Alvin recently graduated from Northeastern University School of Law and was a Summer Associate at Brown Rudnick in 2017. Prior to joining the firm, Alvin interned for State Street Corporation, where he reviewed and drafted contracts, license agreements and other related IP documents.

While in law school, Alvin was the Legal Officer for NU IDEA Venture Accelerator. In that role, he assisted student entrepreneurs focused on software, hardware, medical devices and services, publishing, food, clothing and consumer products. Prior to that, Alvin served as a legal intern for the Office of the Inspector General, where he conducted legal research on a broad variety of topics related to the OIG’s statutory authority to prevent fraud, waste and abuse in the expenditure of public funds.

Education

Northeastern University School of Law – J.D., 2018
Harvard University Extension School – ALM, 2013
Northeastern University – BS., magna cum laude, 2007

Bar Admissions

Massachusetts
Publications
"When New Entrepreneurs Navigate Intellectual Property: IP Matters That Really Matter in University-Based Venture Incubators," American Bar Association’s Landslide Magazine, Vol. 10 (July/August 2018)
"Statutorily Stifling: The Legal Burden Copyright Places on the Hip-hop Community," Northeastern University Law Review: Extra Legal
Awards and Honors
Northeastern University School of Law's Saul Lefkowitz Trademark Moot Court Team Co-captain
American Intellectual Property Law Association Jan Jancin Award Recipient
Executive Lt. Governor American Bar Association's Law Student Division