Rebecca Searle is a law clerk in Goodwin’s Business Law Department and is a member of the firm’s Technology group. She specializes in advising companies and investors on M&A transactions. Rebecca also advises clients in all stages of growth on a variety of corporate legal issues including structuring, debt and equity financings and investing activities.

Rebecca joined Goodwin in 2020. Prior to joining Goodwin, Rebecca was an attorney at King & Wood Mallesons in Melbourne, Australia, where she was a member of the Mergers & Acquisitions group representing a wide range of clients across various sectors.

Rebecca is admitted to practice in Victoria, Australia only. She is working under the supervision of the partners at Goodwin.

Areas of Practice
Domaines D’Expertise





  • Advising a leading energy company in the sale of its power station for AUD$1.2 billion (and associated internal restructure)*
  • Advising client on highly contested and complex A$9 billion+ takeover bid*
  • Advising Canadian client on acquisition of point of sale software target from Australian private equity firm*
  • Advising Australian client on multi-round capital raising and associated structuring*
  • Advising private equity client on a range of investments*

*Denotes experience prior to joining Goodwin.

Professional Experience

Rebecca spent 6 months as in-house counsel to ENGIE Australia and New Zealand, a leading energy retailer, generator and service provider. This gave her invaluable perspective on clients’ challenges and needs.

Rebecca also served on the Young Australia-Israel Chamber of Commerce Committee, focusing on developing bilateral commercial relationships between Australia and Israel.






Bachelor of Law, 2016
Monash University (Melbourne, Australia)
Bachelor of Arts, 2016
Monash University (Melbourne, Australia)



Victoria, Australia
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