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Rebecca  Zwier

About Rebecca

Rebecca Zwier is a Senior Associate in the firm’s corporate & M&A and capital markets groups. Rebecca practises in commercial and corporate law across both private and public sectors. Her experience includes acting on private business acquisitions, disposals and joint ventures; capital raisings and general commercial and corporate matters across a range of industries.

Rebecca graduated with Honours in a combined Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Laws from the University of Melbourne.

Prior to joining Arnold Bloch Leibler in 2015, Rebecca worked in a commercial legal role and also spent a number of years working with an international law firm.

Rebecca’s experience of working in-house enabled her to gain a greater understanding of the client legal experience and the importance of understanding a client’s business, which she brings to her practice.

Rebecca was appointed a Senior Associate at Arnold Bloch Leibler in 2016.

 

Practice focus


Rebecca’s practice focuses on the following areas:

  • listed public companies;
  • public takeovers and mergers;
  • public and private capital raisings, including initial public offerings;
  • private business acquisitions, disposals and joint ventures; and
  • general commercial and corporate advice.

Experience

Rebecca has acted in a range of matters, including on behalf of:

  • Beddison Corporation: in its partial sell-down to a listed Japanese purchaser;
  • Icon Co: on its sale of a majority stake to one of Japan’s largest builders, Kajima Corporation and various other commercial matters;
  • SuperPay Australia Pty Ltd (a subsidiary of European payment services provider Bambora Group): on its acquisition of IP Payments and various other matters;
  • Aware Water Holdings Pty Ltd, a newly established entity which owns and leases water entitlements in Australia: on the acquisition of 100 per cent of the issued share capital of Summit Water Holdings Pty Ltd;
  • RCG Corporation: on its $200 million acquisition of Accent Group Limited, distributor and retailer of Vans, Skechers, Dr Martens and Timberland; and
  • Slater & Gordon: on its $890 million AREO to partially fund its $1.225 billion acquisition of Quindell’s PSD in the UK.

Prior to Arnold Bloch Leibler, Rebecca acted for a number of public and private clients including in relation to:

  • Capital raisings;
  • Major business and asset disposals by ASX listed clients; and
  • Various private joint venture arrangements.

Recognition & publications

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