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Israel

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 4

Barnea & Co

Barnea & Co has built a substantial body of work for international lenders. Simon Jaffa is the key contact along with recent hire Zvi Gabbay, who joined from the now defunct Adini, Berger & Gabbay Advocates.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 4

Barnea & Co

At Barnea & Co, Simon Jaffa is ‘hardworking, commercially minded and extremely efficient’. Managing partner Michael Barnea’s clients include Ahava-Dead Sea Laboratories, which he advised on its NIS290m buyout by Fosun Capital of China, Continuity Software and the Azrieli Group.

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 1

Barnea & Co

Barnea & Co’s Marie Tsion is often instructed by corporates that call on the department head for her ‘technical excellence and commercial expertise’. The team assisted Amiad Water Systems with an application to permit on-call personnel to work on Saturdays. Tsion also handles litigation, employment aspects of M&A and regulatory compliance for multinationals.

Leading individuals

Marie Tsion - Barnea & Co

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Energy
Energy - ranked: tier 2

Barnea & Co

Barnea & Co’s energy group has ‘challenged some of the more established firms’ by providing ‘personal, pragmatic and strategic service’. Simon Jaffa acted for Alstom Power in a winning bid for the EPC and operation-and-maintenance contracts for the Dalia/Tzafit power plant project. Gal Oren acts for Belectric Germany and its global affiliates.

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Hi-tech, start-ups
Hi-tech, start-ups - ranked: tier 4

Barnea & Co

Barnea & Co’s managing partner Michael Barnea regularly handles fundraisings for investors, such as Johnson & Johnson Development Corporation, and companies, including Continuity Software and Dune Medical Devices. Yuval Lazi is recommended.

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Infrastructure projects
Infrastructure projects - ranked: tier 1

Barnea & Co

Despite being ‘one of the top firms in the area’, Barnea & Co’s team is ‘still not too big, and is able to provide personal service’. Department head Simon Jaffa has been involved in a number of high-profile rail projects and Inon Yogev, who joined from Yehuda Raveh & Co., acts for the project company of the new training camp of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF).

Leading individuals

Simon Jaffa - Barnea & Co

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Private equity
Private equity - ranked: tier 3

Barnea & Co

Barnea & Co’s managing partner Michael Barnea acts for private equity firms and their portfolio companies and targets in buyouts and divestments. Clients include Kedma Capital, Ahava-Dead Sea Laboratories and Continuity Software.

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Israel: Dispute resolution

Local litigation and arbitration
Dispute resolution: local litigation and arbitration - ranked: tier 4

Barnea & Co

Barnea & Co’s practice head Zohar Lande recently handled several real estate disputes, including representing UK-headquartered Tonstate Group in a shareholder dispute with Israeli partners regarding a jointly run hotel operating company. Alstom Israel and car leasing company Kalrom are also clients.

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