Austin, a managing associate in the firm’s Business Restructuring, Creditors’ Rights & Bankruptcy practice, focuses on bankruptcy matters, including representing creditors in insolvency proceedings. His experience includes representing community banks, real estate developers and utility companies in bankruptcy and other collection-related matters.
Following law school, Austin served as a law clerk for Judge Katharine M. Samson of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Mississippi. He also was a law clerk for Judge David C. Bramlette of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi.
- "Colorado Bankruptcy Judge Kicks Cannabis Debtor Out of Court," Thompson Hine Cannabis Practice Update, January 2021
- “Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021: Implications for Business,” Thompson Hine COVID-19 Update, December 30, 2020
- “New COVID-19 Relief Package Provides Additional Pandemic Bankruptcy Protections,” Thompson Hine COVID-19 Update, December 2020
- "Marijuana on Congress's Minds," Thompson Hine Cannabis Practice Update, December 2020
- "3 Bankruptcy Rulings Highlight Barriers For Pot-Adjacent Cos.," Law360, November 5, 2020
- “Fixing For-Profit Failures: Why Student Loans for For-Profit Schools Should Be Dischargeable in Bankruptcy,” 83 Miss. L.J. 189
- Received a 2022 Best Lawyers: Ones To Watch recognition for Banking and Finance Law, and Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law
- Atlanta Bar Association
- Mississippi Bankruptcy Conference
- Stonewall Bar Association
November 09, 2020