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Rebecca Anton

Senior Associate

Rebecca is a corporate lawyer based in the Perth office. Rebecca specialises in corporate law and M&A work in the energy and resources sector. Rebecca has experience advising on a broad range of commercial transactions including acquisitions, disposals, mergers, takeovers, shareholders agreements and joint venture agreements. Rebecca has been actively involved in all aspects of these various commercial transactions including conducting comprehensive due diligence programs and negotiating and drafting sale agreements. In 2019, Rebecca was shortlisted for the Mines & Money London – Rising Star in Mining award.


Pro bono

A charitable foundation based in Western Australia on proposed amendments to its Constitution in order to comply with the Associations Incorporations Act 2015 (WA). Pony Club Western Australia on the preparation of Deeds of Indemnity, Access and Insurance and proposed amendments to the Constitution to reflect good governance and best practice. Volunteering at Lady Lawley Cottage, a respite care service for children with disabilities in Western Australia. UWA Women in the Law Mentorship Program 2018.

Leadership Positions And Professional Affiliations

Law Society of Western Australia



Admitted as a solicitor, Western Australia, 2013


Bachelor of Commerce/Bachelor of Laws, University of Western Australia, 2012

Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice, Australian National University, 2013

A&O Shearman was formed on May 1, 2024 by the combination of Shearman & Sterling LLP and Allen & Overy LLP and their respective affiliates (the legacy firms). Any matters referred to above may include matters undertaken by one or more of the legacy firms rather than A&O Shearman.