S. Page Higginbotham III grew up in Orange County working on his family farm. He attended Grymes Memorial School and Woodberry Forest School and graduated summa cum laude from the University of Richmond. He attended University of Richmond School of Law.
Page is a third-generation attorney. His grandfather, also S. Page Higginbotham, practiced over 50 years, serving as Orange County Commonwealth’s Attorney for 27 years. Page’s father, Samuel P. Higginbotham, II, practiced law in Orange for 42 years. Page lives just outside the town of Orange on a beef cattle farm with his wife and two sons.