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Washington & Lee University
1992 B.A., Geology/Environmental Studies and Political Science
Summa cum Laude; Phi Beta Kappa.
Georgia State University
J.D., Summa cum Laude
2011 Outer Barristers’ Guild Award and Civil Pro Award
GSU Law Review Legislative Editor
Erika Pitzel is an associate attorney practicing estate planning, business law, and probate with Kwartin, Levine & Marlow, LLP. After earning her law degree, completed while simultaneously working and raising a family, Erika began her legal career by providing estate planning and probate services in her own firm. Her goal was to advise and formulate solutions to ease client’s decision-making around difficult and emotional life events. Erika continues this philosophy at KLM, where she combines her problem-solving skills with her ability to provide compassionate and professional legal services.
Prior to obtaining her law degree and joining the KLM team, Erika worked as a geologist in the environmental engineering field for over fifteen years. In this capacity, she managed projects, analyzed complex problems, and provided informed, creative, and effective solutions for a wide range of regulatory, permitting, and environmental issues.
Erika graduated from Washington & Lee University, Summa cum Laude, with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree in Geology/Environmental Studies and Political Science in 1992. She earned her Juris Doctor (J.D.), Summa cum Laude, from Georgia State University in 2013. Erika is an active member of the State Bar of Georgia, the Atlanta Bar Association’s Estate Planning and Probate Section and the Georgia Association for Women Lawyers (GAWL).
Erika and her husband David live in Johns Creek and have three children. Erika enjoys spending time with her family, playing tennis, and cheering on Atlanta’s sports teams.