PAIGE HOLDEN MONTGOMERY’s practice covers all aspects of complex commercial litigation in state and federal courts throughout the country. She has litigated a wide range of disputes, including: breach of contract, misrepresentation and fraud disputes; fiduciary duty obligations; securities class actions; actions under federal and state securities laws; bankruptcy-related matters; fraudulent transfer cases; multi-jurisdictional disputes; copyright disputes; and investigatory proceedings by the Department of Justice, the Securities and Exchange Commission, the National Association of Securities Dealers and the Commodity Futures & Trading Commission. Paige has also represented companies and board committees in internal investigations and reviews, including investigations related to alleged FCPA and other statutory violations, as well as accounting and executive issues. Paige has also assisted companies with risk assessments and corporate governance reform.
Paige has served as counsel in a number of high-profile cases. Her experience includes representing a Fortune 50 company in a suit alleging that it fraudulently spun off a subsidiary to its shareholders and representing large debtors in bankruptcy confirmation proceedings, adversary proceedings and claim litigation as well as in connection with inquiries by governmental entities. Paige’s pro bono activities, while diverse, have centered on human rights issues, including asylum representation.
In recognition of her success, Paige was named a “Best Lawyer” in the area of Commercial Litigation for 2016–2018. Paige was named a “Texas Rising Star” every year between 2009–2016.
Paige is a magna cum laude graduate of Southern Methodist University School of Law where she was a recipient of the Hutchinson Scholarship. She served as an articles editor for the SMU Law Review and was a member of the Order of the Coif. Paige was also a student member of the John C. Ford Inn of Court. Following law school, Paige clerked for the Honorable H. Barefoot Sanders of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas.