Rebecca Bothamley

Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate & Securities, Capital Markets

'Rebecca Bothamley is a standout partner in the corporate department.’

Legal 500


Rebecca Bothamley focuses on cross-border M&A and equity capital markets transactions. As part of the Public Companies & Capital Markets team, Beccy has particular experience acting for public and private companies and their boards across various industry sectors including insurance, industrials, mining and TMT & Entertainment. Beccy is the 'go to' trusted advisor to a number of companies on their day to day corporate, corporate finance, commercial and other matters as well as leading on their M&A, joint ventures and transformative transactions, particularly complex cross-border and transatlantic deals.



  • Advised Sword Group on the sale of Sword GRC to Riskonnect (TA Associates).
  • Advised Generac Holdings Inc on its acquisition of Deep Sea Electronics from Caledonia Investments.
  • Advised Mitie Group plc on six acquisitions in 2021/2022 including their acquisitions of Custom Solar Ltd, Biotecture Limited, Rock Power Connections Limited, Dael Ventures, P2ML as well as the 8point8 and Vantage group of companies.
  • Advised Mitie Group plc on the sale of its document management business to Swiss Post.
  • Advised Rina SpA, the holding company of the multinational testing, inspection, certification and consulting engineering (TIC-CE) group for the Energy industry, on the acquisition of the entire share capital of Edif Group Limited for £118.5 million.


  • Listed as a key lawyer for Equity Capital Markets, Insurance: Corporate and Regulatory, TMT, M&A and Media and Entertainment. 
  • Rebecca Bothamley is valued by clients for her knowledge of transactional liability issues. 
  • Rebecca "is a standout partner in the corporate department." Legal 500.
  • "Rebecca Bothamley is honest, pragmatic, and provides market insight. She has shown a lot of flexibility delivering a product that best fits our requirements." Legal 500: Insurance
  • Notable practitioner IFLR 1000 - Capital Markets: Equity and M&A.


  • Nottingham Law School
  • University of East Anglia, LLM
  • University of East Anglia, LLB (Hons)
  • University of Maastricht (the Netherlands)


  • England and Wales