Jim Garrett

Member Since 2022

Jim Garrett

Chief Technology Officer

Assembly Software


A proven technical leader who thrives in high-demand, user-focused, rapidly-changing environments. Regarded as a visionary and architect for the ability to quickly identify and pursue targets for synergy and gained traction of shared systems and resources. A leader who has driven platform customer growth of over 600% by delivering innovative and differentiating features while increasing release cadence, system overall uptime, and measurable performance. I also hold the following certifications: • MCT - Microsoft Certified Trainer • CompTIA CTT+ - Certified Technical Trainer • MCPD - Designing and Developing Windows Applications using .NET Framework 4.0 • MCPD - Designing and Developing Web Applications using .NET Framework 4.0 • MCTS - Accessing Data using .NET Framework 4.0 • MCTS - Web Applications using .NET Framework 4.0 • MCTS - WCF Development using .NET Framework 4.0 • MCTS - Windows Application Development using .NET Framework 4.0 • Programming in HTML5 with Javascript and CSS3 Specialist • ITIL - IT Service Management


  • Agile Methodologies
  • Leadership
  • Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)


November 9th, 2022

The law firms of the 2050s: Will we even recognize them?

It's time for the legal profession to start planning for deployments of people, facilities, and resources that make more sense for where the whole world—not just the legal profession—is going.

March 24th, 2022

Five self-inflicted wounds that hurt law firms' bottom line

It's easy for personal injury firms to get in a rut, unknowingly causing their own growing pains.


Assembly Software

Assembly Legal is the business behind the legal business. Our primary solutions — Needles Neos, Needles, and Trialworks — are relied on by many of the nation’s premier plaintiff firms as well as leading family, immigration, and defense firms. With over 40,000 users and 35+ years of experience developing and supporting legal software, we’re proud to help our users deliver better outcomes for more clients. We are dedicated to continually enhancing our industry-leading case management software platforms to better serve our users, helping firms operate at their highest potential.


  • Legal Technology
  • Case Management Software
  • Practice Management Software