Kurt Kastorf

Kurt Kastorf

Trial and Appellate Attorney
  • Appeals & Appellate, Business Law, Environmental Law...
  • Georgia
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Summary

Kurt helps organizations, companies, and law firms resolve complex litigation problems. He represents both plaintiffs and defendants in trial and appellate courts, both directly and by consulting with lawyers or associating with them on cases.

Kurt is unique among Georgia trial lawyers in that he has significant experience guiding clients through government investigations, defending related civil litigation, and bringing pre-enforcement and other expedited challenges to laws, regulations, and agency decisions that pose imminent threats to his clients’ interests. He has particular expertise in securities litigation, administrative law, class actions, antitrust, Indian law, and all aspects of the environment, energy, and natural resources.

Kurt is an experienced appellate litigator, having represented clients before the United States Supreme Court, every circuit of the United States Courts of Appeal, and many state courts.

Kurt was selected as a "Rising Star" in the 2013-2017 editions of Washington DC Super Lawyers.

Education
Emory University
J.D.
Honors: Henry L. Bowden Scholarship; Order of the Coif; Paul Bryan Prize; Henry Quillian Prize; Top oralist in school-wide moot court competition; Emory Public Interest Committee Outstanding 3L
Activities: Executive Articles Editor, Emory Law Journal; Adjunct Editor, New York University Journal of Law & Liberty
Emory University
B.A
Professional Experience
Counsel
Wilmer, Cutler, Pickering, Hale, and Dorr LLP
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Appellate Attorney
United States Department of Justice
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Associate
King & Spalding
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Law Clerk to the Honorable Ed E. Carnes
United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Georgia
4th Circuit
5th Circuit
6th Circuit
7th Circuit
9th Circuit
10th Circuit
11th Circuit
D.C. Circuit
Federal Circuit
Georgia Middle District Court
Practice Areas
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • Business Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Antitrust
  • Personal Injury
  • Civil Rights
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Websites & Blogs
Website
The Summerville Firm
Contact & Map
The Summerville Firm LLC
400 Colony Square, Suite 2000
1201 Peachtree St. NE
Atlanta, GA 30307
USA
Telephone: (770) 635-0030