Laura B. Gill
Laura Gill’s practice focuses primarily on securities law compliance, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, general contract matters, and federal royalty regulation compliance. Ms. Gill has represented clients in a broad range of industries, including agriculture, oil and gas, manufacturing, mining, retail, restaurant, services, and technology. She represents companies in all stages of their development.
Ms. Gill has extensive experience counseling companies on securities law compliance matters, such as SEC reporting obligations, public disclosures, corporate governance, and stock exchange matters. Her securities law experience includes the representation of issuers in initial and follow-on public offerings, universal shelf filings and takedowns, public debt offerings, and private placements. She 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, such as general corporate law, corporate
governance, securities law compliance, corporate disclosure, executive compensation, credit agreement negotiations, general and complex contract matters, internal investigations, 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 also advises clients on how to comply with Office of Natural Resources Revenue (ONRR) royalty reporting and valuation rules and assists clients through ONRR royalty audits.
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 an associate with a large international law firm, where her practice emphasized mergers and acquisitions and commercial lending, and a tax accountant at a large international accounting firm.
Ms. Gill has been named among The Best Lawyers in America by Woodward/White for Corporate Governance Law.
Ms. Gill is actively involved in charitable and community activities, including Mile High United Way, the Women’s Homeless Initiative, and the executive board of Von’s Vision Foundation.
The University of Texas School of Law, J.D., with Honors, 1991
Texas A&M University, B.A., summa cum laude, 1987
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