Laura Gill’s primary areas of practice include securities law compliance, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, and general contract matters. Ms. Gill has represented clients in a broad range of industries, including oil and gas, manufacturing, mining, retail, restaurant, services, and technology. Ms. Gill represents companies in all stages of their development.
Ms. Gill has extensive experience counseling companies on securities law compliance matters, including SEC reporting obligations, public disclosures, corporate governance, and stock exchange matters. Ms. Gill’s securities law experience includes representation of issuers in initial and follow-on public offerings, universal shelf filings and takedowns, public debt offerings, and private placements. Ms. Gill has also represented stockholders with large stock positions in public and private companies.
Ms. Gill has advised buyers and sellers in mergers and acquisitions of both public and private companies. Her experience includes counseling clients in partnerships and limited liability companies.
Ms. Gill has also counseled companies in general contract matters, including vendor, extended warranty, hedging, construction, service, refining, processing, distribution, marketing, pipeline, and other transportation services contracts.
Ms. Gill has served as outside general counsel for a number of companies, counseling them on a variety of issues, including general corporate law, corporate governance, securities law compliance, corporate disclosure, executive compensation, credit agreement negotiations, general and complex contract matters, and marketing law. Ms. Gill has counseled boards of directors of public and private companies regarding corporate governance, director independence and fiduciary duties.
Ms. Gill is a member of the Corporations, Banking and Business Law Section and the Environmental, Energy and Resources Section of the American Bar Association and the Business Law, Natural Resources and Energy Law, and Securities Law subsections of the Colorado Bar Association. Prior to joining Davis Graham & Stubbs LLP in August 1993, Ms. Gill was associated with a large international law firm, where her practice emphasized mergers and acquisitions and commercial lending.
Ms. Gill has been named among The Best Lawyers in America by Woodward White for Corporate Governance Law.
Prior to her career as an attorney, Ms. Gill was an accountant at a large international accounting firm.
Ms. Gill is actively involved in charitable and community activities, including the Mile High United Way and the Women’s Homeless Initiative.
University of Texas, J.D., with Honors, 1991
Texas A&M University, B.A., summa cum laude, 1987
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