Kurt Schulzke is an attorney, CPA and Certified Fraud Examiner. As a member of the Georgia State Bar since 1998, Kurt has served as counsel or expert witness in corporate, securities, tax, and whistleblower matters. With bachelors and masters degrees in accounting from Brigham Young University (1986), Kurt worked as an auditor and tax consultant at Price Waterhouse (now PriceWaterhouseCoopers) before joining the Coles College of Business. At coles, as Associate Professor of Accounting and Business Law, he teaches business law, forensic accounting, international accounting, negotiation, and taxation. He earned his Juris Doctor, cum laude, from the Georgia State University College of Law in 1998 and is an alumnus of the Johannes-Kepler Universitaet-GSU Program on International Commercial Arbitration and the Harvard Program on Negotiation’s Teaching Negotiation in the Organization.
He is author of World Accounting, a multi-volume Lexis-Nexis treatise on global financial reporting, has delivered seminars on financial reporting, corporate governance, corporate ethics and negotiation in U.S., European and Latin American venues, and speaks fluent Spanish. He has published in the Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law, Journal of Legal Studies in Business, Journal of Forensic Accounting, and Journal of Executive Education.
Kurt is licensed to practice in all Georgia courts, including the Georgia Supreme Court, and in the United States District Courts for the Northern District of Georgia and Eastern District of Wisconsin. He is a member of the American Accounting Association, Taxpayers Against Fraud, and Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE).