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About Heather Kellam

Heather advises issuers and underwriters in a variety of equity and debt capital markets transactions. She also represents companies on complex public M&A transactions.

Recent work

  • BuzzFeed on its redemption of convertible notes.
  • BuzzFeed on its sale of Complex Networks to Commerce Media.
  • AstraZeneca on its $1.1bn acquisition of Icosavax.
  • Verlinvest S.A. in connection with a comprehensive financing by Oatly Group AB.
  • International General Insurance Holdings Ltd. on a tender offer for its outstanding warrants.
  • BuzzFeed on its at-the-market offering (ATM) offering to sell up to more 13 million shares.
  • CarLotz on its sale to Shift Technologies.
  • Underwriters on Republic Services’ $700M Note offering.
  • CVC on a series D investment in Acronis.
  • Team Inc. on its new $250 million term loan, new $150 million ABL facility and repurchase of $137 million of convertible notes.
  • Underwriters in the underwritten offering by Ares Capital Corporation of $750 million aggregate principal amount of 3.875% Notes due 2026.
  • Underwriters on $276 million IPO of PROOF Acquisition Corp I.
  • Underwriters on $230 million IPO of Southport Acquisition Corporation.
  • Zymergen on its IPO, listing on Nasdaq, and conversion to a public benefit corporation and other corporate law matters.
  • CarLotz on its $827 million business combination with SPAC Acamar Partners Acquisition Corp.
  • Clever Leaves on its business combination with SPAC Schultze Special Purpose Acquisition Corp.
  • KLX Energy Services on its All-Stock Merger with Quintana Energy Service.



  • Columbia Law School
         - Master of Laws, 2020
  • Macquarie University, Australia
         - Bachelor of Laws with Honors, 2018
         - Bachelor of Commerce – Professional Accounting, 2018

Bar Admission

  • New York
  • Australia
  • New Zealand