Rebecca Lambert-Smith is a Practice Leader in the Corporate Advisory Team and heads up the For Purpose Team at Moores

Rebecca provides expert advice to charities, not-for-profits and social ventures on a wide range of legal and governance matters.

As a trusted advisor to For Purpose clients experiencing creation, crisis and change, Rebecca enjoys helping clients navigate the challenges of the current regulatory environment. This includes helping new organisations get established, providing complex structuring advice, improving governance, resolving internal disputes and responding to ACNC investigations.

Having served on a number of Boards, Rebecca understands the competing priorities of modern governance. She regularly provides Board training and presents seminars and webinars to the For Purpose sector.

Rebecca formerly practiced in commercial litigation.

Why Moores?

"Satisfying work for purpose-driven clients alongside a fantastic team – what’s not to love?"


Rebecca enjoys camping with her husband and three children, a proper cup of chai and a great book. Combining all three is on her bucket list.


  • GAICD (Australian Institute of Company Directors, Company Directors Course 2022)
  • Member of the Law Council of Australia Charities and Not-for-profits Commission
  • Lexology Legal Influencer, 2019
  • Member of the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission Advisory Forum
  • Member of the Law Institute of Victoria Charities and Not-for-profit Law Committee
  • Member of the Charity Law Association of Australia and New Zealand
  • Bachelor of Laws (LLB) from Monash University
  • Bachelor of Arts (BA, Hons) from Monash University