James S. Usher
Chief Information Officer

1100 Peachtree Street NE Suite 2800, Atlanta, GA USA 30309


Jamie Usher joined Kilpatrick in 2009 and currently serves as the firm’s Chief Information Officer. He is primarily responsible for leading the firm’s Information Technology, Records Management, Conflicts and New Business Intake, and Research Information Services Departments. Jamie is a strategic thinker in the areas of information technology, information governance, records management, security, knowledge management, and aligning technology initiatives with the firm’s business goals.

Jamie has over 30 years of experience in the field of information technology and worked 25 of those years in the legal industry. Prior to joining the firm, Jamie was the Information Technology Director in the Atlanta, Georgia office of international law firm for 14 years. Previously, he was the Chief Information Officer at another international law firm.


Georgia Institute of Technology B.S. Electrical Engineering

Professional & Community Activities

Certified Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)

Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM)

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