Ruth Fesseha
Lawyer
Olivia Boyle
Consultant
Angus Verheul
Law Graduate
Taufiq Arahman
Lawyer
Ed Macgregor
Senior Associate
Samridhi Sinha
Lawyer
Peter Mutema
Consultant
Joanna Wang
Lawyer

Rebecca Kerwan

Lawyer

Rebecca seeks to solve legal problems in a commercial, practical and efficient way. She strives to apply a commercial focus to all clients she works with, informed by her knowledge and experience gained from completing a Graduate Diploma of Chartered Accounting with CAANZ.

Rebecca enjoys solving challenges, collaborating with team members and clients and building meaningful relationships with all parties.

As a corporate lawyer, Rebecca advises clients across a broad range of industries including retail, agribusiness and not-for-profit. She has experience advising clients on a range of matters relating to private and public M&A, as well as advising start-ups and private equity funds.

Prior to joining Hamilton Locke, Rebecca worked for PwC Australia for more than 6 years across the Corporate Advisory team and the Employment Taxes team.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Private Equity; Corporate Legal Services; Mergers and Acquisitions

QUALIFICATIONS
  • Bachelor of Laws (Honours) – Deakin University
  • Bachelor of Commerce (Distinction) – Deakin University
  • Graduate Diploma of Chartered Accounting – CAANZ
  • Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice – College of Law

 

SELECTED REPRESENTATIONS
  • Advising a large multinational corporation in relation to its acquisition by way of scheme of arrangement of an ASX listed agribusiness.
  • Advising private equity in relation to the acquisitions of a series of agricultural businesses.
  • Advising the vendors of a founder-owned national commodity trader in relation to their disposal of interest.
  • Assisting with the establishment of a not for profit and obtaining the relevant charity status.
Melbourne

AREAS OF EXPERTISE