For nearly a century, Davis Graham & Stubbs LLP (DGS) has ranked among the region’s most prominent law firms, consistently offering quality legal services to emerging and established businesses of the Rocky Mountain West. The firm enjoys a strong national reputation for its corporate finance, natural resources, and energy law practices, with a particular focus on securities and mergers and acquisitions transactions, complex commercial litigation, and regulatory guidance.
With 145 lawyers, DGS offers its clients expertise in major business areas, including antitrust, appeals, brownfields, commercial litigation, corporate finance, creditors’ rights, employee benefits, employment law, environmental law, mergers and acquisitions, private equity, products liability, public lands, real estate, taxation, and technology law. A large number of the firm’s lawyers have extensive experience working with companies in the coal, coalbed methane, manufacturing, mining, oil and gas, pharmaceutical, renewable energy, and telecommunications industries.
Many of our lawyers are recognized as leaders in their areas of expertise and over half of our partners have been acknowledged in Best Lawyers in America© and have received the Martindale-Hubbell® AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rating®. DGS ranked first in Colorado in the areas of Corporate/M&A and Natural Resources & Environment in the 2013 edition of Chambers USA. Chambers & Partners also recognized DGS for its strong Commercial Litigation and Labor & Employment practices. DGS was named among the 2013-2014 “Best Law Firms” by publisher Woodward/White, Inc., receiving the most Tier 1 rankings in Colorado and adding more new Tier 1 practice areas than any firm in the nation from 24 in 2013 to 37 in 2014, a 54 percent increase.
DGS represents a wide range of domestic and international businesses, ranging from high tech start-ups to Fortune 500 companies. The firm’s clients include locally or regionally headquartered organizations such as Red Robin, HCA HealthONE, Newmont Mining, NORDAM and Chevron Mining. Others, such as BP, General Electric, Union Pacific Railroad, Black Hills Corporation, Invidi Technologies, Anadarko Petroleum, and Lovell Minnick Partners, are headquartered at a distance but come to DGS to take advantage of our senior staffing and competitive rates.