Paige has practiced law for more than 15 years, before the Illinois Appellate and Supreme Courts, and as a consultant to trial attorneys throughout Illinois. Her practice has focused on criminal law and criminal procedure, and she has represented clients accused or convicted of crimes ranging from DUI to multiple murder. She has more than 20 decisions reported in Illinois Reports, which includes only significant decisions made by the Appellate and Supreme Courts of Illinois. Paige also serves on the board of the Illinois Public Defender Association, and assists in developing training seminars for other defense attorneys.
A Mt. Vernon native, Paige graduated from University of Illinois and Southern Illinois University Law School. She returned home to begin her career. Since then, she has participated in many local non-profit organizations, often serving on the boards of those organizations. In her free time, she raises horses. Her other interests include Illini sports, traveling, scuba diving and photography.