- LL.M., Emory University School of Law
J.D., Drake University Law School
- Local Government Law
Kirk Fjelstul is chief counsel at the Georgia Regional Transportation Authority. Fjelstul also directs the Land Use activities for GRTA. Prior to his appointment, he was a partner in the litigation section of McCullough Sherrill, now Seyfarth Shaw.
Fjelstul’s private practice primarily related to land use, civil rights and environmental litigation. He has been an annual presenter and was a former program chair, for the Zoning and Government Regulation of Land ICLE. Fjelstul was an adjunct professor at Emory University School of Law, teaching courses in civil litigation. He makes frequent presentations to elected officials at the GMA and ACCG training seminars. Fjelstul received his J.D. from Drake University Law School, and an LL.M. from Emory University School of Law.