Austin joined Tjornehoj & Hack LLC in 2018 as an Associate Attorney after earning his law degree from the University of Colorado with the Energy, Environmental, and Natural Resources Law and Policy Certificate. Austin’s interest in natural resources law began in law school where he worked as a research assistant studying federal policies such as BLM’s coal leasing program and the development of Resource Management Plans, interning with EPA’s Region 8 office in Denver, as well as working as a Student Attorney in the Getches-Green Natural Resources and Environmental Law Clinic. Austin earned a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology from the University of Florida, and worked at Raymond James Financial before attending law school.


University of Colorado School of Law

Juris Doctorate, with honor, May 2018

University of Florida

Bachelor of Arts, Anthropology, August 2008