John-Montague-Esq.John Montague has over a decade of legal experience that includes working on major real estate transactions as an associate with Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed, P.A and working on Venture Capital, M & A, and private equity transactions at the AM Law 200 firm Locke Lord LLP. Furthermore, John has worked extensively in the cannabis industry representing many of the early cannabis operators following the passage of the Compassionate Use Act in Florida.

Currently, he focuses on start-ups and high-growth technology companies including providing counsel on securities law and regulatory guidance related to digital assets to major DEX protocols with market caps in excess of $100 million. John holds a BS in Accounting from Stetson University and a J.D. from the University of Florida’s Fredric G. Levin College of Law.



  • Florida, 2011


  • JD – University of Florida Levin College of Law, 2011.
  • BS – Stetson University, 2008.