Austin practices in the areas of admiralty and maritime litigation. Prior to joining the Firm, Austin had an extensive practice defending employers in Workers Compensation claims.
A native of Nashville, Tennessee, Austin moved to Louisiana in 2015 to attend the Louisiana State University Paul M. Hebert Law Center. Prior to law school, Austin graduated from Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio in 2015 with a Bachelor of Science in biology. In law school, Austin served as a Senior Editor on LSU’s Journal of Energy Law & Resources. He also took part in the Ira S. Flory Trial Advocacy Competition and the Tullis Moot Court Competition.
Austin is admitted to practice in all Louisiana state courts, as well as federal courts for the Eastern, Middle, and Western Districts of Louisiana.