Craig Frame
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Craig Frame

Partner
frame.craig@dorsey.com

Overview

CRAIG ADVISES COMPANIES AT ALL STAGES OF GROWTH, FROM FORMATION TO EXIT, HELPING THEM SUCCESSFULLY RAISE CAPITAL, COMPLETE ACQUISITIONS AND DIVESTITURES, AND MANAGE THEIR DAY-TO-DAY LEGAL REQUIREMENTS.

Craig counsels public and privately held companies, investors, and entrepreneurs in complex corporate and securities transactions, with an emphasis on mergers, acquisitions and divestitures.

Craig's practice also includes serving as outside general counsel to emerging growth companies, helping them manage their ongoing legal needs including formation, capitalization, debt, governance, compliance, contract management, licensing, and other day-to-day matters. 

Craig represents clients across a broad range of industries, including technology and biotechnology; medical devices and services; manufacturing; oil, gas, renewable energy and natural resources.

Education & Admissions

J. Reuben Clark Law School, Brigham Young University (J.D., 2009), magna cum laude; Law Review, Managing Editor of Administration

Brigham Young University (B.A., 2005)

Admissions

  • Utah

Experience

Mergers & Acquisitions

  • Exit Strategies
  • Private Equity Transactions
  • Strategic Acquisitions and Dispositions
  • Restructuring
  • Auction Processes

Emerging Growth and Venture Capital

  • Formations
  • Founders equity
  • Equity plans
  • Debt and equity financing
  • Securities law compliance
  • Intellectual property protection

Outside General Counsel

  • Corporate governance
  • Compliance
  • Licensing and commercial contracts
  • Employment and employee benefits
  • Intellectual property protection
  • Taxation 
  • Dispute resolution strategy

News & Resources

News & Press Mentions

Dorsey Continues Rapid Strategic Growth in Salt Lake City

Professional & Civic

Professional Achievements

  • Member, State Bar of California (Inactive)
  • Member, State Bar of Utah Board
  • Member, Alliance House, 2015-2017

Accolades

  • Utah Business Magazine, Utah Legal Elite, Up and Coming (2 Years), Mergers and Acquisitions, 2018
Craig Frame