After his first state examination in 1974, Carl J. Greite took on a commercial traineeship in a medium-sized commercial company in Hamburg. Three years later he passed his second state examination in law and he has been working as a lawyer ever since. In 1997, he acquired an additional qualification as a specialist lawyer for family law. From 1979 to 2012, Carl was a partner and co-owner of the law firm Dr. Grambow Geriet Curilla, before joining the predecessor firm of Korten Rechtsanwälte AG as a partner in 2012. Carl advocates a fair and out-of-court settlement between the parties involved, provided that the parties agree and that there is a realistic base for such settlement. Carl is fluent in German, English and French.