Austin Smith focuses his practice on litigation and dispute resolution. Austin has experience in handling a wide variety of matters in state and federal court, involving complex commercial and business disputes, fraud, personal injury, and criminal matters including white collar crime. Austin spent the first part of his legal career with the trial department of Thompson & Knight LLP, one of the oldest and most respected law firms in Texas. From 2017 to 2018, Austin was honored to serve as a law clerk to the Honorable Judge Amos L. Mazzant in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas. In 2020, Austin was selected by BestLawyers as “One to Watch”.