Dan Austin heads the business law practice of Wittliff | Cutter | Austin, PLLC, an Austin, Texas-based law firm that focuses on serving technology companies across a variety of emerging growth industries, including cybersecurity, IoT, FinTech, energy, transportation, digital media, and life sciences.
Dan has a long personal history of public service. Prior to his career in technology, Dan spent five years as a Field Artillery officer in the United States Army, where he led teams of more than 30 soldiers, planned complex operations, and managed millions of dollars worth of sophisticated equipment. Dan also serves on the board of directors of Fusebox, a critically-acclaimed international contemporary arts festival based in Austin, Texas. And in 2016, he co-founded DivInc, a nonprofit organization that focuses on addressing the acute lack of ethnic and gender diversity in the technology industry.
Dan holds a B.A. from the University of Virginia and a J.D. from the University of Texas School of Law.