Garrett helps clients of all sizes get great results in venues across the nation. In addition to representing some of the largest financial, agricultural, telecommunications, and food distribution companies in the world, he assists local businesses in resolving problems effectively and efficiently.
Garrett has won motions and trials in federal court, state court, and before the American Arbitration Association, earning significant first-chair experience in the latter two venues. He also has successfully assisted clients before the Supreme Court of Virginia and the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals. Garrett prides himself on getting to the bottom of all disputes, no matter the location or stakes.
Garrett’s specific experience includes:
Garrett obtained his undergraduate degree from James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia, and his law degree magna cum laude from the University of Richmond School of Law in Richmond, Virginia.
After law school, Garrett clerked for then-Justice (now Chief Justice) Donald W. Lemons of the Supreme Court of Virginia. He also interned for then-Magistrate (now District) Judge M. Hannah Lauck at the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, Richmond Division, during his second year of law school.
While enrolled at Richmond, Garrett served as Editor-in-Chief of the Richmond Journal of Global Law and Business. He also placed first in Richmond’s 2010 James H. Barnett Jr. Moot Court Competition, and in 2012 received the Best Oralist Award at the William B. Spong Moot Court Competition, held at William and Mary’s Marshall-Wythe School of Law. Garrett was a member of the McNeill Law Society and after graduation was inducted into the Order of the Coif.
Garrett presently serves on the Executive Committee of the John Marshall Inn of Court and is a member of James Madison University’s Writing, Rhetoric, and Technical Communication Alumni Council. He also writes for Federal Baseball.
Named to "Virginia Rising Stars," Securities Litigation, Super Lawyers, Thomson Reuters, 2019
Member, Writing, Rhetoric, and Technical Communication Alumni Council, James Madison University
Member, Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys