Professional Biography
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Austin Harms Associate

  • San Francisco

    D +1.415.344.7017

    F +1.415.344.7050

    San Francisco

    505 Howard Street, Suite 1000

    San Francisco, CA 94105-3204




Austin Harms counsels to help emerging companies succeed through all stages of their corporate life-cycle. He works with emerging companies in pre-incorporation planning matters, including entity selection and formation, such as LLC and corporate structures, as well as corporate governance issues and company development.

Austin’s experience includes advising and assisting companies on early and late-stage venture capital, private equity and debt financings, mergers and acquisitions and a variety of employment and other contract negotiations. He regularly works with clients in the software and technology sectors and the real estate industry.

Professional Leadership

  • American Law & Economics Association, Member
  • American Bankruptcy Institute, Member
  • Urban Land Institute, Member

Related Employment

  • Perkins Coie LLP San Francisco, CA, Law Clerk, 2015 - 2016, Summer Associate, 2015
  • The Superior Court of California – County of Orange Santa Ana, CA, Law Clerk, Complex Civil Division, 2014




Bar and Court Admissions

  • California


  • UC Hastings College of the Law, J.D., 2016, Submissions Editor, Hastings Business Law Journal
  • Harvard College, B.A., Government, 2012