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Montgomery Y. Paek represents and counsels corporations and businesses before Nevada state and federal courts in connection with all types of employment matters arising under federal and state laws, including actions involving :


  • Discrimination

  • Harassment

  • Retaliation

  • Failure to accommodate

  • Title VII

  • The Age Discrimination in Employment Act

  • Unfair competition

  • Trade secrets matters

  • The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)

  • The Labor Management Relations Act (LMRA)

  • The Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA)

  • Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX)


Montgomery has successfully obtained injunctive relief and represented clients in relation to employee breaches of confidentiality duties, solicitation, trade secrets, non-compete agreements and in general commercial litigation matters. He has also obtained temporary and extended workplace restraining orders on behalf of employers for threats of workplace violence. Montgomery has represented clients in Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), Labor Management Relations Act (LMRA) and Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) matters.  Additionally, he has represented clients in Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) whistleblowing actions before OSHA, the Department of Labor's Office of Administrative Law Judges, and in federal court.

Prior to joining Littler Mendelson, Montgomery worked as a commercial litigator for a prominent regional law firm. Before becoming an attorney, he worked at an international imports/exports company that specialized in motor sports.


Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 34%
  2. Employment: 33%
  3. Employee Benefits: 33%

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Contact info

Littler Mendelson P.C.

3960 Howard Hughes Parkway.
Suite. 300
Las Vegas, NV, 89169


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2014
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2013
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2012
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
Third Place Finalist Client Counseling CompetitionUNLV Boyd School of Law2006
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Associate AttorneyLittler Mendelson2010 - Present
Associate AttorneyMorris Polich & Purdy, LLP2007 - 2010
Law Clerk/Associate AttorneyAshley Law Group2006 - 2007
Association namePosition nameDuration
Federal Bar AssociationMember2013 - Present
Clark County Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
Asian Bar Association (Las Vegas chapter)Member2006 - Present
State Bar of Nevada, Labor and Employment Law SectionMembership Chair2013 - 2014
State Bar of Nevada, Labor and Employment Law SectionEditor-in-Chief Labor and Employment Section Newsletter2013 - 2014
Publication nameTitleDate
LexisNexis publicationThe Nevada Employer, 2013-2014 Edition2013
LexisNexis publicationThe Nevada Employer, 2012-2013 Edition2012
LexisNexis publicationThe Nevada Employer, 2011-2012 Edition2011
Media Law Resource CenterMLRC 50-State Survey: Employment Libel and Privacy Law 2011 (Nevada Chapter)2011
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Nevada Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2006
University of Nevada-Las VegasN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1999
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Breakfast BriefingTrend Spotting: 2011 Employment Update2011
Nevada Employer ConferenceEmerging EEO Challenges in the Coming Decade2010