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S. HOROWITZ HOUSE, 31 AHAD HAAM STREET, TEL AVIV 65202, ISRAEL
Tel:
Work +972 3 567 0700
Fax:
Fax +972 3 566 0974
Email:
Web:
www.s-horowitz.com

Anthony Bloch

Tel:
Work +972 3.5670631
Email:
S. Horowitz & Co

Work Department

Banking and Corporate.

Position

Anthony Bloch is the Chair of the Banking and Finance Industry Group of the firm and co-chairs the International Corporate Group, specialising in cross-border and domestic banking and corporate law. Described by Chambers Global as being a "brilliant lawyer and skilful negotiator with outstanding commercial acumen", Anthony's practice spans the financing of national infrastructure and corporate projects, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and trading activities for major multinationals and Israeli conglomerates. He advises Israeli and international borrowers, lenders and investors on all aspects of financing, including syndicated and non-syndicated loans, refinancing, acquisitions, mergers, corporate, asset and project finance. Anthony’s corporate/M&A, acquisition and project finance transactions cover an extensive array of business sectors such as satellite communication, telecom and mobile telephony, hi-tech, chemicals, energy, food and beverage, automotive parts, electrical goods, packaging, and insurance. Anthony also has more than twenty years of experience in representing Israeli academic institutions in their technology transfer agreements and the commercialisation of their intellectual property.

Career

Trained at Mallinicks, South Africa (a leading South African law firm, now part of Webber Wentzel), qualifying as a South African lawyer in 1988, made partner at the London office of Mallinicks in 1988. Thereafter re-qualified at S Horowitz & Co. - 1992, becoming partner in 1999.

Languages

English and Hebrew.

Member

Israel Bar, 1992. South African Bar, 1988.

Education

University of Cape Town (Bachelor of Business Science, honours, 1983; LL.B., cum laude, 1985; LL.M., with distinction, 1991).


Israel

Banking and finance

Within: Leading individuals

Anthony Bloch - S. Horowitz & Co

Within: Banking and finance

S. Horowitz & Co’s practice, which is noted for its ‘uncompromising professionalism’, mainly acts for lenders – Bank Hapoalim and HSBC are recent clients – but is also seeing an increase in borrower-side mandates. Recent lender work includes acquisition and project finance, as well as trade finance. Key contacts include Clifford Davis, Michelle Liberman and Anthony Bloch.

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Israel: Intellectual property

Commercial/transactions

Within: Commercial/transactions

S. Horowitz & Co is instructed by technology transfer companies for Israeli academic institutions regarding IP ownership and commercialisation, with notable experience in service patents. The team handles a wide variety of licensing agreements, with Avi Ordo specialising in trade mark licensing. Anthony Bloch chairs the practice.

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