Pamela C. Kellet is a partner in the Houston office of Latham & Watkins. She focuses her practice on representing and counseling both lenders and borrowers in syndicated finance transactions, with a particular focus on oil and gas transactions and acquisition financings. Ms. Kellet also has experience in a variety of other types of finance transactions and in acquisition and divestiture transactions. Her clients include:

  • Some of the world’s leading financial institutions
  • Energy companies
  • Private equity funds 
  • Hedge funds

Ms. Kellet's practice has been profiled in IFLR1000 where she is recognized as a Leading Lawyer in Texas – Banking (2022).

Ms. Kellet's representative experience includes advising:

  • Lead arranger in an approximately US$1.1 billion acquisition financing in the retail space
  • Administrative agent in US$1.135 billion term loan and revolving credit facilities for Six Flags Entertainment Corporation
  • Energy Transfer Partners, L.P., as borrower in US$2.5 billion revolving credit facility to refinance existing debt
  • GE Capital, as first lien agent, in connection with debtor-in-possession financing for Archbrook Laguna Holdings and affiliates
  • Buckeye Partners, L.P. and Buckeye Energy Services LLC, operators of pipeline systems and suppliers of refined petroleum products, as borrowers in a revolving credit facility to refinance existing debt
  • Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P., a company engaged in the transportation, storage and distribution of refined petroleum products, as borrowers in its US$800 million revolving credit facility to refinance existing debt
  • Investors in the private placement of US$135 million senior notes in connection with the expansion of a liquefied natural gas receiving terminal*
  • Private equity funds in the financing of a US$45 billion acquisition of a large US utility company*

*Matter handled prior to joining Latham

Bar Qualification

  • New York
  • Texas


  • JD, Columbia University School of Law, 2007
    Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar 2005 - 2006
  • BA, Rice University, 2004
    cum laude