Ms. Kassman has represented issuers and underwriters in a variety of capital markets transactions, including IPOs, follow-on and convertible note offerings, SEC registered and unregistered 144A/Regulation S debt offerings, and liability management transactions. She has also represented private companies and venture capital funds in transactions from seed through growth stage. Ms. Kassman has advised public and private companies on corporate governance and compliance matters. Prior to joining Goodwin, she regularly advised issuers and underwriters in Latin American debt offerings and liability management transactions, primarily for Mexican, Colombian, Chilean and Argentine issuers.
Prior to joining Goodwin, Ms. Kassman was an associate at Shearman & Sterling LLP in its New York and San Francisco offices. In 2017, she held a secondment in Equity Capital Markets at Bank of America Merrill Lynch in New York, where she advised on equity offerings, including IPOs and convertible note offerings.
While attending law school, Ms. Kassman was the Symposium Editor for the Duke Journal of Comparative & International Law and hosted the symposium “Investment in Emerging Markets: The Challenges of Infrastructure Development.”