Austin was born and raised in Deerfield Beach, Florida. He received an International Baccalaureate degree from his local high school and was heavily involved in the Boy Scouts of America, earning the rank of Eagle Scout.
Austin attended the University of Florida for his undergraduate studies and earned a Bachelor of Arts in Sustainability Studies, with a minor in history. After graduating he moved to Portland, Oregon to study at the Northwestern School of Law at Lewis and Clark College. During his tenure at Lewis and Clark Law, he was a Discovery Grant recipient for his interest in public service. After earning his Juris Doctor, he moved to the Julington Creek area of Jacksonville, Florida in 2018 and is a member in good standing of the Florida Bar Association.
Austin’s legal interests include administrative, environmental, and energy topics. He also has experience as a Tax Attorney, assisting personal and business clients nationwide and internationally with compliance and resolution disputes.
Austin is an avid sports fan and holds a great appreciation for the outdoors. He has spent weeks backpacking along the Great Divide, the Appalachian Trail, and other locations across the country, spanning hundreds of miles.
Austin’s interest and respect for people and culture fuels his desire to serve others in resolution of their legal matters. Austin’s family has an extensive history of military service to the United States of America, and he is excited to be able to aid military service members and civilians in security clearance and other disputes.