The Legal 500

Twitter Logo Youtube Circle Icon LinkedIn Icon
Work +972 3 694 4111
Fax +972 3 609 1116

Amir Chen

Work +972 3 6944144
Fischer Behar Chen Well Orion & Co

Work Department

Real Estate, Planning & Zoning


FBC - Amir Chen

Mr. Chen serves as FBC’s Managing Partner and heads the Real Estate and Planning & Zoning Department.

He focuses on the planning and execution of large-scale and complex real estate projects, real estate-related financing, and real property tax matters.

Mr. Chen is recognized as one of Israel’s leading deal-makers and is consistently ranked by international and domestic indices as one of the pre-eminent Israeli real estate attorneys. Mr. Chen advises and comments upon legislation in the real estate sector and frequently provides interviews, publishes and lectures on current trends in the Israeli real estate market.

Mr. Chen serves as Chairman of the Property and Real Estate Committee of the Tel Aviv District of the Israel Bar Association, is a director and the academic coordinator at the Practical Law College, and is the academic director of the advanced real estate management course at the Gazit-Globe Real Estate Institute at the IDC Herzliya.

Mr. Chen is active in a number of non-profit organizations and led FBC’s establishment of the Senior Citizen Support and Social Facilitation Clinic at the IDC Herzliya.


Hebrew, English


Israel Bar Association, 1987


The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, (LL.B, 1986).


Planning and construction

Within: Planning and construction

Well known in Israel’s real estate industry, Fischer Behar Chen Well Orion & Co’s Amir Chen handles the gamut of planning and zoning issues in massive commercial and residential developments. Chen is advising Clal Industries on a plan for a business district on the company’s land in Nesher. The team also handles all planning and land expropriation matters for Israel Roads.

[back to top]

Real estate: transactions

Within: Leading individuals

Amir Chen - Fischer Behar Chen Well Orion & Co

Within: Real estate: transactions

Fischer Behar Chen Well Orion & Co is considered ‘one of the top real estate firms in Israel’, and advises many of the country’s most prominent real estate investors, developers and construction companies. Amir Chen’s team has been particularly active for purchase groups in large office building projects. Omri Shilo is also recommended.

[back to top]

Back to index

Legal Developments in Israel

Legal Developments and updates from the leading lawyers in each jurisdiction. To contribute, send an email request to