Montgomery Compliance Law PLLC
Gaye C. Montgomery is an attorney and mom to two adult children. She is also the founding member of Montgomery Compliance Law PLLC (www.montgomerycompliance.com), a risk and compliance advisory practice that she formed after retiring from Altria Client Services, a Fortune 200 company.
During her 20-year career with Altria, she spent more than ten years on the law department’s leadership team and led a number of law department practice groups, including Global Compliance; International Sales & Marketing; Sales; Sales & Marketing; Marketing, Communications & Corporate Responsibility; and Employment.
Prior to joining Altria, Gaye was an associate at the law firm of Simpson Thacher & Bartlett in New York City, which she joined after a judicial clerkship with a U.S. District Court Judge.
Gaye received her undergraduate degree from Princeton University, after which she worked for three years as a Systems Engineer before leaving to attend Yale Law School from which she received her J.D. degree.
Gaye is admitted to practice in New York, Virginia and the District of Columbia and is a Solicitor in the United Kingdom. Gaye holds several professional certifications in board governance, cyber security oversight and information management.
Gaye serves on several nonprofit boards and is actively involved in her church, where she serves on the Deacon Board and sings in the choir.
PRACTICE FOCUS: Regulatory Compliance | Corporate and Securities | Data Privacy
PRIOR ROLES/EXPERIENCE: Simpson Thacher & Bartlett
LAW SCHOOL: Yale University
LOCATION: Richmond, Virginia