Austin B. Gilleland
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Austin B. Gilleland

Austin Gilleland is an Associate in our transactional group, bringing a wealth of knowledge and experience to every client interaction. He is experienced in representing private companies in capital markets and complex corporate transactions. He has a keen understanding of federal and state securities laws and has advised issuers on matters such as general solicitation, risk disclosures, and accredited investor verification. His adeptness in navigating complex legal matters, from securities laws to multimillion-dollar deals, ensures optimal service for our clients. His commitment to excellence, coupled with his dedication to achieving practical solutions, makes him an invaluable member of our team.

Areas of Focus



  • SMU Dedman School of Law (JD, magna cum laude, 2022)
    • Articles Editor, International Law Review 2021 – 2022
    • Dean's List: Fall 2020 - Spring 2022
    • Corporate Counsel Extern, PrimeLending, a PlainsCapital Company
  • Texas A&M University, Mays Business School (BBA in Finance, 2019)


Law Clerk, Holmes Firm PC, October 2021 - October 2022


Bar Admissions
  • Texas, 2022 (Active)


Member, Dallas Bar Association