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Eric A. Montgomery previously served as an Assistant General Counsel for Bank of America, SCANA Services, Inc. and Flagstar Corporation (Denny’s). His legal career began with the law firm of Plunkett & Cooney, P.C. in Detroit, Michigan.
A native of Charlotte, NC, Montgomery graduated from West Charlotte Senior High. He attended North Carolina Central University in Durham, North Carolina, graduating Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science. He obtained his Juris Doctor Degree from Marquette University Law School.
Montgomery is a member of the North Carolina State Bar, American Bar Association, The Mecklenburg County Bar and the John S. Leary Bar Association.
His community service involvement includes serving as a member of the Board of Directors for the African American Community Foundation. He is a member of Pi Phi Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated.
In 2006, Montgomery was named as Co-Recipient of the Howard B. Eisenberg Award from the Marquette University Law School Alumni Association for recognition of outstanding community service. During that same year, he was elected to the NCCU Athletic Hall of Fame as a Contributor.
The Montgomery Law Firm Operates With Transparency and Practices Excellence Without Excuse.
With the demands placed on today’s small businesses, an experienced, steady advocate is needed in the marketplace, as well as the workplace. As a small business owner, Mr. Montgomery is dedicated to providing effective representation to small businesses and to avoid the “pitfalls” that plague so many of today’s entrepreneurs. Our firm helps to advise and direct:
Limited liability companies
Our firm offers extensive advice in determining and implementing the proper business entity, assisting with personnel administration, and evaluating the present and future financial implications of those business decisions. We prepare a large amount of legal documents, including:
Articles of incorporation
Employment, severance and non-compete agreements
After working for over twenty years as a corporate attorney, Eric Montgomery went into private practice to serve the needs of employees and small businesses alike. Mr. Montgomery can assist you with claims before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, in state or federal court, or any matters that may arise between individual employees or companies. When employment conflicts occur, Mr. Montgomery works to assist his clients with settlements and releases to make certain that appropriate agreements are reached.
Our firm is presently focused in numerous areas of employment law including:
Representation of individuals before the EEOC in discrimination claims based on race, gender (sex), and age;
Representation of individuals before the EEOC in discrimination claims based on disability and the Family Medical Leave Act (“FMLA”);
Selected representation of employers and employees before the Employment Security Commission (“ESC”) of North Carolina in disputes over unemployment benefits;
Representation of individuals before the North Carolina Office of Administrative Hearings for employees with the State of North Carolina.