Craig Stoner

unnamedCraig has focused his practice on corporate law, securities law, mergers and acquisitions, and general business matters for over 20 years. He enjoys assisting his clients with public and private offerings and other securities law compliance issues, including the preparation and review of filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Craig helps his clients with the preparation of offering materials, registration statements, and other federal and state regulatory filings.

Prior to joining Doida Law Group, Craig was a partner at an established Denver-based law firm. He represented public and private entities in matters of corporate formation and development, private placements, SEC reporting, stock exchange compliance, and mergers and acquisitions.  Craig advises a number of Canadian issuers on cross-border transactions and private placements.

While practicing as an in-house attorney with two NYSE-listed companies, Craig provided expertise to business leaders on a variety of matters, including securities filings, business acquisitions and dispositions, real estate leasing and complex commercial agreements.


  • J.D., 1996, University of Denver
  • B.A., 1993, University of Colorado-Denver, magna cum laude

Professional Experience

  • 2017 – present, Senior Attorney, Doida Law Group LLC
  • 2011 to 2016, Partner, Dill Dill Carr Stonbraker & Hutchings, P.C.
  • 2009 to 2011, Corporate Attorney, M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. (NYSE-listed company)
  • 2006 to 2009, Legal Counsel, Nelnet, Inc. (NYSE-listed company)
  • 1997 to 2006, Associate, Dill Dill Carr Stonbraker & Hutchings, P.C.
  • 1996 to 1997, Private practice.

Representative Transactions

  • Representation of issuers in private placements in the United States under Section 4(2) and Rule 506 of Regulation D and in private placements made outside of the United States pursuant to Rule 903 of Regulation S.
  • Representation of issuers conducting public offerings of securities (including the preparation of registration statements under the Securities Act of 1933) and assistance with on-going reporting and compliance.
  • Representation of purchasers and sellers in mergers, acquisitions and asset transactions.
  • Representation of issuer seeking to list securities on over-the-counter markets and stock exchange and assistance with related ongoing compliance
  • Drafting and negotiation of complex commercial agreements, including non-disclosure agreements, mortgage loan purchase agreements and real estate leases.

Areas of Concentration

  • Corporate Law
  • Securities Law
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • General Business