Harris was born and raised in South Florida, graduating from Murdoch University in Perth, Western Australia. He received his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Florida Levin College of Law, the top ranked law school in Florida.
While in law school, Harris worked with the Monroe County State Attorney’s Office. In his final semester, he provided pro bono representation as a Certified Legal Intern to family law clients in need. After being admitted to the Florida Bar, Harris worked for a law firm specializing in litigation support in defense of mass tort class action and tobacco litigation cases.
Harris is a surf enthusiast, having surfed world class waves in Australia and Indonesia worthy of any surf magazine cover. He is a certified diver and loves fishing, mostly in the Florida Keys, where he spent his off time, and the Bahamas. He is a world traveler with a zeal for life and exceptional foods. Now relocated in Denver, Harris enjoys snowboarding in Colorado’s legendary champagne powder and spending time with Bindi, his beloved Bernese Mountain dog and Australian Shepherd mix.
Harris brings with him unique life experiences and a love for the law. Diving into complex matters looking to find solutions is what drives him. At Franklin D. Azar & Associates, P.C. he expects to draw on his experiences to best serve his clients, seeking always justice and a fair and compassionate result.