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Education
  • The University of Texas School of Law, J.D., 2016, Awarded Best Brief at Regional Moot Court Competition, Advanced to National Moot Court Competition
  • Houston Baptist University, B.A., 2013, Journalism and Mass Communication
Bar Admissions
  • Texas, 2016
  • United States District Court Northern, Southern, Western and Eastern Districts of Texas
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Jasmine M. Harding
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Associate
jharding@thompsoncoe.com
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Austin
701 Brazos
Suite 1500
Austin, Texas 78701
512-703-5050 direct  |  512-708-8777  fax
Assistant:
Cindy Buzan
512-703-5074 direct
CBuzan@thompsoncoe.com
Overview

Jasmine Harding represents employers and their managers and employees in discrimination and retaliation lawsuits, charges of discrimination, wage claims, suits for breach of contract, various employment-related torts, and suits for violation of state and federal statutes, such as the FLSA, the FMLA, WARN, and the Texas workers’ compensation retaliation statute.

Jasmine also advises businesses regarding a vast array of employee matters such as contractual issues, compliance with statutes and non-competes. In addition, Jasmine practices civil trial law and represents insurance carriers.

Representative Experience
  • Successfully argued and obtained an award of reasonable and necessary attorneys’ fees on a motion to dismiss. 
  • Successfully argued a defect in the Plaintiff’s pleading in an Equal Pay Act case which resulted in a nonsuit filed by the Plaintiff.
  • Successfully argued a Motion to Strike the Original Petition of the Plaintiff.  
  • Nonsuit filed by Plaintiff after filing a Motion to Dismiss and Anti-SLAPP Motion.
Professional and Community Activities
  • Member- Labor and Employment Law Section, Austin Bar Association, present
  • Member- Austin Young Lawyers Association, present
  • Member- Labor and Employment Law Section, Texas Bar Association, 2016-present
  • Member- African American Lawyers' Section, Texas Bar Association, 2016-present
  • Member- Austin Black Lawyers Association, 2015-2016
  • Mentor -Austin Partners in Education, 2015-2016
  • Volunteer- CHI Street Homeless Outreach, provides necessities to the Austin Homeless Community, 2015-2016  
Speeches and Presentations
  • Profession Panel, From the Perspective of an Employment Lawyer, The University of Texas at Austin, October 9, 2017
  • Overview of Employment Law, The University of Texas at Austin, July 13, 2017