Beau Stark is Partner-in-Charge of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher's Denver office and a member of the Firm's Corporate Transactions Practice Group. He advises private equity funds and other public and private enterprises in the energy sector and a broad range of other industries, in both international and domestic markets.
Mr. Stark has broad experience in all aspects of corporate practice, including public and private mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, public offerings, capital markets transactions, securities offerings, management participation and financing, tender offers, private fund formation and general corporate matters.
In 2006, Mr. Stark was named to the list of 30 most influential lawyers in global private equity by Private Equity International, and recognized as part of the 2007 BTI Client Services All-Star Team for Law Firms. In 2012 and 2013,Chambers USA recognized Mr. Stark in the area of Corporate/M&A, and he is listed in Best Lawyers in America® 2013 for Corporate Governance and Securities Regulation.
Mr. Stark graduated from the University of Colorado School Of Law, where he was a member of the Order of the Coif and was an Editor on the University of Colorado Law Review. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in aerospace engineering from the University of Colorado at Boulder in 1991.
Mr. Stark is a frequent lecturer on private equity and mergers and acquisitions topics, and author of prior publications on limited liability companies. Mr. Stark is also immediate past Chairman of the Board for the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Colorado.