Elder, Austin F.

Austin F. Elder


Austin Elder focuses his practice on representing private equity sponsors, their portfolio companies and a variety of other public and private company clients in complex business transactions, including mergers & acquisitions, divestitures, carve-outs, joint ventures, investments (controlling and minority) and related general corporate counseling.

  • J.D., magna cum laude, Washington University School of Law, 2016
    Washington University Law Review: Notes Editor (Volume 93), Staff Editor (Volume 92)
    Order of the Coif
  • B.S., Human & Organizational Development and Political Science, magna cum laude, Vanderbilt University, 2012
Bar Admissions
  • Texas
Professional History
    • Associate, Kirkland & Ellis LLP, Dallas  (2018-2020)
    • Associate, Vinson & Elkins L.L.P., Dallas (2016-2018)