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Stacy Dees

Stacy Dees

General Counsel Services

Littleton
Colorado
Licensed in
CO, DC
Georgetown University Law Center

"I got top notch help with a contractor agreement! I feel that I am in good hands!"

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About
Stacy is an experienced, solution-oriented legal and business leader with more than 15 years in-house experience in both emerging growth and large, public organizations and 4 years experience at premier law firms. Her practice areas include contracts, debt/equity transactions, acquisitions and licensing . Stacy enjoys working with early stage companies to help them establish solid processes and properly handle all legal matters related to their business.

Stacy graduated from Georgetown University Law Center with an LL.M. in Securities Regulation and has a JD from the University of Arkansas Law School. She lives in Highlands Ranch,
… read more Colorado, but represents clients throughout the country.
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"I got top notch help with a contractor agreement! I feel that I am in good hands!"

Review Contractor Agreement
Posted on Aug 4, 2017
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"Wonderful experience - Stacy was very thorough and detailed in creating our user agreement and privacy policy. She took a sincere interest in what our service would be doing for our customers and we really appreciated her effort. Will definitely user her services again!"

Draft Terms of Agreement
Posted on Jun 6, 2017
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"Very thorough and goes above and beyond"

Salesperson Contract
Posted on Jul 19, 2016
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"Stacy was professional and timely which is what I needed"

Draft IP Agreement
Posted on May 7, 2016
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"You can depend on Stacy. We do!"

Stock Option Plan
Posted on Apr 29, 2016
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"I enjoyed working with Stacy on our first project together and will continue to do so!"

Draft Contractor Agreement for Startup
Posted on Mar 21, 2016

Work History

The Law Offices of Stacy R Dees, LLC

Founder / Sole Member

Jan 2016 - Present

Reviewed and advised client on asset purchase agreement; Advised client on corporate governance issues related to formation of a corporation, drafted a consulting services agreement and prepared a stock purchase agreement; Provided general counsel services to software company specializing in custom development of applications and websites; Advised on convertible notes.

Jan 2016 - Present

Aegis Identity Software, Inc.

Founder / Vice President, Legal Affairs and Compliance / Corporate Secretary

Oct 2011 - Jan 2016

Responsible for all legal matters such as formation of company, advising leadership, preparing all debt/equity offering documentation and filings, negotiating loan transactions, drafting software licenses, professional service agreements, NDA, consulting agreements and development agreements, implementing website privacy policies and term of use, advising on stock option plan and other HR matters.

Oct 2011 - Jan 2016

Aegis Business Group, Inc.

Director of Legal and Compliance

Jun 2006 - Oct 2011

Responsible for all legal matters including drafting and negotiating master services agreements, SOW, NDA, license agreements subcontracts and other contracts, advising on private placements of equity, convertible debentures and notes and drafting documentation, negotiating loan transactions, handling employment matters, counseling executive team and board, and preparing for board meetings.

Jun 2006 - Oct 2011

Teligent, Inc.

Associate General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

Sep 2000 - Jul 2004

Responsible for advising senior management, coordinating and drafting all 10-K, 10-Q and 8-K Exchange Act filings, communication with the SEC and Nasdaq, compliance with Section 16 program, negotiating PIPE transaction, amendments to credit facility, preparing materials and minutes for board meetings, reviewed press releases and negotiated executive employment agreements and separations.

Sep 2000 - Jul 2004

Brown & Wood, LLP

Associate - Corporate and Securities

Jul 1998 - Sep 2000

Led initial public offering for a small business corporation including drafting all documents and communicating with Nasdaq and the SEC; Negotiated documents and advised on initial and secondary rounds of financing for several venture capital transactions; Counseled partners in the formation of an LLC and drafted operating documents; Participated in stock and asset purchase transactions.

Jul 1998 - Sep 2000

Akin Gump

Associate - Corporate Section

Aug 1996 - Jul 1998

Advised on two successful roll-up initial public offerings raising an aggregate of $114.5 million including preparing registration statement, responding to the SEC, negotiating underwriting and lock-up agreements, directing transfer agent and related agreements; Participated in several stock and asset purchase transactions; Prepared Section 16, Schedule 13D, Schedule 13G and Form 10-K filings.

Aug 1996 - Jul 1998

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