Will Montague

Will Montague: Attorney with Montague Law PLLC
  • Member at Montague Law PLLC (1 Attorneys)
  • 163 East Main Street, Suite 300, Lexington, KY 40507
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Biography

Will Montague is an attorney in Lexington, Kentucky, representing businesses and entrepreneurs in virtually all areas of intellectual property law, technology law, and business law. A former equity partner at two of the region's largest law firms with over twenty years of experience, he is rated AV® PreeminentTM by Martindale-Hubbell's Peer Review Ratings, the highest possible rating for a lawyer regarding legal ability and ethical standards. Mr. Montague graduated with High Distinction in 1992 from the University of Kentucky College of Law, where he was an Associate Editor of the Kentucky Law Journal and Order of the Coif. He is a former member of the Copyright Society of USA, Junior Achievement of the Bluegrass (Board Member, 2001-2003), University of Kentucky Natural Products Alliance (Industry Participant, 2002-2003), Lexington Vanderbilt Alumni Club (President, 1998-2002), Kentucky Technology Council (Steering Committee, 2002), and Leadership Bluegrass (Graduate, Class of 1994-95).

Litigation Counsel of America, Fellow

Areas of Practice (24)

  • Intellectual Property, Business, and Commercial Litigation
  • Contract Preparation and Negotiation
  • Intellectual Property Advice, Protection, and Licensing
  • Trademarks, Service Marks, and Trade Dress
  • Copyrights and the DMCA
  • Trade Secrets and Nondisclosure Agreements
  • Privacy and Publicity Rights
  • Unfair Competition and Advertising
  • Technology Licensing and Litigation
  • Tech Transfer from Universities and Government Funded Entities
  • Video Game Development and Marketing
  • Social Media and Marketing
  • Online Privacy and Data Security
  • Software Development and Protection
  • Virtual Currencies (including bitcoin and alt-currencies)
  • Open Source Software
  • Internet Commerce and Online Business Transactions
  • Internet Contracts and Negotiations
  • Domain Name Rights and Protection
  • User-Generated Content
  • Online Ads, Search Engine Optimization, and Trademarks
  • Music and Entertainment Law
  • Visual Arts and Graphic Design
  • Biotechnology, Bioinformatics, and Other Life Sciences

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
859-303-5730  Phone
wmlex.com
University Attended:
Vanderbilt University, B.A., cum laude, 1988
Law School Attended:
University of Kentucky, J.D., with high distinction, Order of the Coif, 1992
Year of First admission:
1993
Admission:
1993, Kentucky; U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Kentucky and U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth, Sixth, Seventh and Federal Circuits
Memberships:
Fayette County Bar Assoc. (Former Chair, Intellectual Property & Computer Law Section), Kentucky Bar Assoc., and American Bar Assoc. (Member, Sections on: Business; Intellectual Property Law); American Intellectual Property Law Association; International Trademark Association
Birth Information:
Lexington, Kentucky, October 9, 1966
ISLN:
900764859
Hobbies & interests:
Photography, visual arts, digital media and technology
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  • Peer Reviews

    • 4.5/5.0 (7)
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    • Will Montague

      5.0/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 03/26/12 in Intellectual Property on 03/26/12

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    • Will Montague

      5.0/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 06/20/11 in Litigation on 06/20/11

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    • Will Montague

      4.8/5.0 by a Member on 02/25/13 in Intellectual Property on 02/25/13

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      4.0/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 06/10/11 in Litigation on 06/10/11

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      3.6/5.0 by a Partner on 02/25/13 in Civil Litigation on 02/25/13

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    • Will Montague

      3.6/5.0 by a Member on 06/18/11 in Intellectual Property Litigation on 06/18/11

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    • Will Montague

      1.8/5.0 by a Partner on 06/02/11 in Intellectual Property Litigation on 06/02/11

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    • Will Montague

      5.0/5.0 on 01/09/17 on 01/09/17

      Will represented my company in a complex litigation case. His well rounded legal knowledge and ability to foresee the direction of litigation was reflective of his broad...

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      Will represented my company in a complex litigation case. His well rounded legal knowledge and ability to foresee the direction of litigation was reflective of his broad experience. Excellent attorney!

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