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Work +972 3 608 9999
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https://www.goldfarb.com

Adv Rami Sofer

Tel:
Work +972-3-608-9369
Email:
Goldfarb Seligman & Co.

Work Department

Corporate, Finance, Banking and Insurance Department

Position

Adv. Sofer is the Co-Head of the Corporate, Finance, Banking and Insurance Department, and is a member of the firm's Executive Committee. Adv. Sofer specializes in corporate law, commercial law, insurance law, financial services and infrastructures, and in the advising of Israeli and foreign clients regarding these matters. Adv. Sofer has accumulated extensive experience and significant reputation regarding various commercial transactions, including merger and acquisition agreements, international transactions for the acquisition of technology and equipment, and the initiation of projects in various fields in Israel and abroad. In addition, Adv. Sofer regularly advises insurance companies, insurance agencies and institutional entities regarding all of their fields of activity, and particularly regarding mergers and acquisitions, investments, corporate governance and regulation. In the infrastructure field, Adv. Sofer represents government entities and private entities regarding complex infrastructure projects, including projects partially financed by the private sector (BOT and PFI infrastructure projects), relating to all of their stages, beginning with establishing the legislative framework, through handling planning procedures and land expropriation, as well as handling tenders and contracting with the tender winners. In addition, , Adv. Sofer consults the Batsheva Dance Company as part of the firm's pro-bono work.

Languages

English and Hebrew

Member

Israel Bar Association, 1989.

Education

LL.B., Tel Aviv University, 1988.


Israel

Energy and infrastructure

Within: Energy and infrastructure

In 2017, Goldfarb Seligman & Co. took on Orit Farkash-Hacohen, an energy and infrastructure regulatory expert with ‘vast knowledge gained from experience in the public and private sectors’, who was previously general director of the Israeli Public Utilities Authority. Farkash joins Rami Sofer, who has experience in major transport infrastructure projects. Amit Krispin left to form Krispin Rubinstein Blecher Law Offices.

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Insurance

Within: Insurance

The insurance department at Goldfarb Seligman & Co. is ‘highly professional and always delivers on time’. Headed by the ‘experienced negotiatorRami Sofer, the team acts for Israel’s largest insurance companies and also advises AIG Israel and American International Group.

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Transport

Within: Transport

The team at Goldfarb Seligman & Co. is active in litigation and general corporate matters for clients such as Ford Motor Company, Deustche Lufthansa and United Airlines. Rami Sofer handles non-contentious work, while Zvi Bar-Nathan is a contact for disputes.

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