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Practice areas


  1. Intellectual Property: 15%
  2. Copyright: 10%
  3. Trademark: 10%
  4. Litigation: 10%
  5. Other: 55%
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Hourly ($325/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (sometimes), Free consultation (30 minutes)

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  • Michael J. Gartland

    I endorse this lawyer. I worked on a federal case as co-counsel with Will and was very impressed with his skills as an intellectual property litigator. I highly recommend him.


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  • Nina Blaire Ries

    Mr. Montague's advice is well-reasoned, and his instincts are spot on.


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Contact info

Montague Law PLLC

163 East Main Street
Suite 300
Lexington, KY, 40507-1739


KYAuthorized to practice law199308/09/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating: AV® Preeminent™Martindale-Hubbell:
Order of the Coif honorary societyUniversity of Kentucky College of Law1992
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerDinsmore & Shohl2005 - 2010
PartnerStoll Keenon & Park1999 - 2005
AssociateStoll Keenon & Park1993 - 1998
Judicial Law Clerk for the Honorable Samuel G. WilsonU.S. District for the Western District of Virginia1992 - 1993
Association namePosition nameDuration
Litigation Counsel of AmericaFellow2009 - Present
University of Kentucky Natural Products Alliance (Industry Participant, 2002-2003)Legal industry representative2002 - 2003
Kentucky Technology CouncilSteering Committee2002 - 2002
Fayette County Bar AssociationChair of Intellectual Property & Computer Section1999 - 2001
Junior Achievement of the BluegrassBoard Member1999 - 2001
Lexington Vanderbilt Alumni ClubPresident1998 - 2002
Leadership BluegrassGraduate1994 - 1995
Kentucky Law JournalAssociate Editor1990 - 1992
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Intellectual Property litigation examplesN/A
Business litigation examplesN/A
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Publication nameTitleDate
Business LexingtonSafely Storing Confidential Customer Data in the Cloud2010
Entertainment Law & Finance, Vol. 20, No. 4Impact on Peer-to-Peer Cases: Vicarious Liability Claims May Have Their Limits2004
The Intellectual Property Strategist, Vol. 10, No. 9Vicarious Liability and Copyright Law: Breaking with Tradition2004
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Kentucky College of LawN/AJuris Doctor, with high distinction1992
Vanderbilt UniversityHistoryBachelor of Arts, cum laude1988
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Public Relations Society of America (Thoroughbred Chapter) meetingCopyright and Trademark Law: What PR Professionals Should Know about Intellectual Property2008
Bench & BarNew Issues in Electronic Discovery2006
LITFIntellectual Property Protection for Software2004
Kentucky Law UpdateIntellectual Property: Trademark/Copyright2004
ideaFestivalBusiness of Ideas: Intellectual Property Law2002
Annual Corporate House Counsel SeminarUCITA and Copyright Law2001