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Within Banking and finance, tier 4

Agmon & Co. Rosenberg Hacohen & Co.’s Yona Goshen-Gottstein recently advised investment house Harel on credit derivative swaps.

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Within Capital markets, Agmon & Co. Rosenberg Hacohen & Co. is a first tier firm,

Certainly tier one’, Agmon & Co. Rosenberg Hacohen & Co. is ‘always available to the client’. Uri Rosenberg, who has ‘many years of experience’, and the ‘particularly impressive’ Dan Hacohen recently advised Delek Drilling and Avner Oil Exploration on a $2bn bond offering to institutional investors in the US. The team recently recruited Shirel Guttman-Amira, a former director of corporate finance at the Israel Securities Authority.

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Within Commercial, corporate and M&A, tier 6

Agmon & Co. Rosenberg Hacohen & Co.’s Uri Rosenberg is ‘very experienced’, particularly in the hi-tech, pharmaceuticals and energy sectors.

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Within Competition/antitrust, Agmon & Co. Rosenberg Hacohen & Co. is a first tier firm,

Agmon & Co. Rosenberg Hacohen & Co.’s well-regarded and full-service competition practice recently advised Harel Insurance on issues arising from the Israel Antitrust Authority (IAA) investigation into insurance in the medical profession. The firm also received major mandates from Hitachi and Jerusalem Post Group. Zvi Agmon is ‘talented’; Mattan Meridor is ‘efficient, energetic and savvy’; Hilla Peleg is another name to note.

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Within Dispute resolution, tier 4

Zvi Agmon heads the team at Agmon & Co. Rosenberg Hacohen & Co., which also includes highly recommended commercial litigation experts Ayelet Golomb-Planer and Yoav Hirsh. The firm is currently representing Noble Energy and Delek in administrative matters pertaining to gas exports and has been acting for IDB Holdings in relation to a distribution of dividends dispute brought by shareholders.

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Within Planning and construction, Agmon & Co. Rosenberg Hacohen & Co. is a first tier firm,

Agmon & Co. Rosenberg Hacohen & Co.’s managing partner Avi Porten – ‘an excellent lawyer’ – is currently advising the Balilius family on planning, zoning and construction aspects of a NIS1bn residential and commercial development in Jerusalem. Eyal Mamo is a former chairman of the District Appeals Committee for Planning and Construction.

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Within Projects and energy, Agmon & Co. Rosenberg Hacohen & Co. is a first tier firm,

Agmon & Co. Rosenberg Hacohen & Co.’s Dan Hacohen is ‘well versed in the ins-and-outs of the Israeli gas market’. Associate Eddie Ashkenazi is ‘also experienced with gas agreements’. The firm is active on the largest gas projects in Israel and is currently representing the Tamar consortium on sale agreements pertaining to landmark export deals with Jordan and Egypt, and on a related $2bn bond offering. The firm has also been busy on behalf of the Leviathan gas field consortium.

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Within Real estate, tier 4

Agmon & Co. Rosenberg Hacohen & Co.’s five-partner real estate practice acts for clients such as Four Seasons Hotels and the Reichman family. Team head Avi Porten is ‘an excellent lawyer’.

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