Bruce Stocks is a partner at Davis Graham & Stubbs LLP. His practice emphasizes corporate transactions involving private companies and investors, including mergers, acquisitions, recapitalizations, reorganizations, joint ventures, and equity and debt financings, as well as corporate governance matters.
Mr. Stocks has extensive experience representing private equity funds, fundless sponsors, and other private equity investors in investment transactions and financings, joint ventures, restructurings, and sales of portfolio companies. He also represents portfolio companies in add-on acquisitions, financings, and other transactions.
A significant portion of Mr. Stocks’ practice currently involves the hospitality industry, where he represents investors and owners, operators, and developers of hotel properties in connection with joint ventures, debt and equity financings, acquisitions, dispositions, and hotel management agreements. He currently serves as the chair of the firm’s Hospitality Group.
Mr. Stocks also has significant experience representing a major gold mining company in acquisitions and dispositions, joint ventures, royalties, and other commercial transactions in the U.S., Canada, South America, Australia, and Africa.
Mr. Stocks has earned the AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rating from Martindale-AVVO and has been named a “Leader in Their Field” by Chambers USA in the area of Corporate/M&A since its inception.
Mr. Stocks has also been selected for inclusion in Colorado Super Lawyers and The Best Lawyers in America® in Corporate Law and Mergers & Acquisitions Law. He was named by The Best Lawyers in America® as the 2016 “Lawyer of the Year” for Mergers & Acquisitions Law in Denver.