Heidi Walas

Heidi Walas



Heidi is a partner at Silicon Legal Strategy.

Heidi represents emerging growth companies, venture capital funds and early stage investors with an emphasis on equity and debt financings, technology transactions, mergers and acquisitions, and general business matters. She has acted as outside general counsel for multiple Silicon Valley startup companies providing counsel in connection with startup structure formation, day-to-day operations, corporate governance, employment matters and commercial transactions, with a particular focus on internet technology and mobile application companies.

Before joining SLS, Heidi worked at Silicon Valley boutique law firm, Carr & Ferrell, LLP. Prior to earning her law degree, Heidi enjoyed a career in Public Relations at OutCast Communications in San Francisco.

Heidi received her law degree from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law and her undergraduate degree in international business from the University of San Francisco.

A true Californian, Heidi enjoys travelling with her family to Tahoe, the beach or wine country. At home, Heidi can be found baking or reading a good dystopian novel.

Representative Clients

  • Expensify – Expense management applications. Funded by Redpoint Ventures, OpenView Partners, Hillsven, Baseline Ventures, prominent angels and industry investors.
  • Felicis Ventures
  • Floodgate Fund
  • Osmo – Developers of Engaging AI and Computer Vision based games for children. Funded by Accel Partners, Upfront Ventures, Mattel and K9 Ventures.
  • RedLock – Deep security visibility & anomaly detection for dynamic environments. Funded by Sierra Ventures, Storm Ventures and Dell Capital.
  • Scoot Networks – Network of on-demand scooters. Funded by various angels.
  • TaskRabbit – Operator of a social-network based errand posting community. Funded by Lightspeed, Shasta Ventures, Founders Fund, Floodgate Fund, First Round Capital and Baseline Ventures.
  • Webflow – Hosted platform that allows web designers to create responsive websites. Y-Combinator alum and funded by various angels.

Recent Transactions & Client News