Firm Profile > Yehuda Raveh & Co. > Tel Aviv, Israel

Yehuda Raveh & Co.
RUBINSTEIN HOUSE
20 LINCOLN STREET
TEL AVIV 67134
Israel

Energy Tier 2

Yehuda Raveh & Co. has a longstanding reputation in high-value project finance mandates, where it acts for major domestic lending institutions, prolific project developers and investors. In the energy space, the project finance team is especially active in the renewables sector, including involvement in significant solar and pumped storage projects. The department is headed by a leader in the Israel's project finance market, Ron Vered, who has wide-ranging experience in the financing and development of energy, transportation and water desalination projects.

Practice head(s):

Ron Vered

Key clients

Minrav

Mabat Lanegev

Enlight Renewable Energy

Electra

Electra Power

Denham Capital

Dan Capital

Gas Natural Fenosa

Solel Boneh

Infrastructure Tier 2

Yehuda Raveh & Co. has a very strong reputation in Israel's project finance market, and has been a longstanding key adviser to a number of high-profile domestic banks and investment groups, and energy companies, particularly in the renewables space. In particular, the practice group is among the most experienced in high-profile PPPs and was also an early pioneer of IPPs in Israel. Practice head Ron Vered is highly regarded by peers in the market; he is currently involved in two headline tenders for the development of large-scale IDF facilities, and is also involved in the financing and development of some of the country's most significant PV projects.

Practice head(s):

Ron Vered

Key clients

Minrav

Enlight Renewable Energy

Electra

Electra Power

Denham Capital

Dan Capital

Gas Natural Fenosa

Solel Boneh

Real estate and construction Tier 3

Yehuda Raveh & Co.'s practice handles a wide range of transactions and contractual matters underpinning traditional real estate projects and urban renewal initiatives, including apartment sales, financing agreements, land purchase agreements and project tenders. The firm is also known for acting for clients during negotiations with planning and zoning authorities and in administrative appeals. Uri Yamin has a wealth of experience in every stage of real estate projects across Israel in key locations including Jerusalem, Bnei Brak and Tel Aviv.

Practice head(s):

Uri Yamin

Key clients

The National Library building society Ltd.

Derech Eretz Highways Management Corporation

Alrov Properties and Lodgings Ltd

Lustigman Lt.

Hadassah Women U.S.A

KUD International, LLC

The Isras Group

The Jerusalem Development Authority

Banking and finance Tier 4

On the lender side, Yehuda Raveh & Co. primarily advises on project finance matters, with its recent experience spanning large-scale infrastructure and energy projects. The firm also houses a robust regulatory department, which advises the Bank of Jerusalem on day-to-day matters, among other financial institutions. Department head Lisa Tross counts local and international lenders and borrowers among her clients. Ron Vered specialises in project finance.

Practice head(s):

Lisa Tross

Key clients

Bank of Jerusalem

Hadassah Women’s Zionist Organization of America

Minrav Holdings Ltd

Mabat Lanegev Ltd

Restructuring and insolvency

Yehuda Raveh & Co.‘s team acts for distressed companies and creditors in relation to debt settlements, bankruptcy proceedings, liquidations and more. Chagai Ulman has a strong track record of serving as a court-appointed trustee in major bankruptcy cases, in addition to a wealth of experience negotiating creditor’s arrangements. In an ongoing matter, Ulman is representing Kardan’s bondholders and trustee in negotiations with bondholders involving NIS1bn debt.

Practice head(s):

Chagai Ulman

The firm: Yehuda Raveh & Co is among the leading commercial law firms in Israel. The firm provides multi-disciplinary legal services in all areas of commercial law, based on deep industry experience spanning over half a century of practice. Established in 1974, the firm is renowned for its full service approach and comprehensive understanding of the legal and commercial issues facing business leaders today.

With ongoing commitment to legal excellence and uncompromising professionalism, the skilled team of attorneys has handled some of the largest infrastructure, real estate and construction projects in the history of the State of Israel, demanding the most complicated financing and banking solutions, and has provided expert legal services for many of the country’s leading, high profile companies and large non-profit organisations.

Under the leadership of Adv Yehuda Raveh, the firm is consistently ranked among the leading law firms in Israel by international publications, such as The Legal 500, Duns & Bradstreet, Chambers & Partners and IFLR1000. The firm is proud to serve a broad client base that includes prominent private companies, government and state-owned organisations, nonprofit institutions, entrepreneurs, investors and multi-nationals.

With main offices in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem, Yehuda Raveh & Co strives to serve clients with creative, responsive, and comprehensive solutions for complex legal challenges in Israel and across international borders.

Areas of practice: The firm provides legal services in a broad range of areas, including: major infrastructure projects; project finance and BOT projects; corporate and M&A; multinational cross-border transactions; real estate; construction and development; bankruptcy and reorganisation; hotel and tourism; public tenders; administrative law; and litigation and dispute resolution.

The firm represents several of the largest real estate and construction projects in the country in major residential, commercial, hi-tech and industrial projects. The firm has in-depth expertise in hotel development and management deals throughout Israel, and represents numerous hotel owners and developers, as well as major national and international hotel companies.

Yehuda Raveh and Co. is one of Israel’s leading firms in the area of infrastructure and project finance. It has extensive experience of working across a wide range of infrastructure projects, including in the areas of transportation, construction, real estate development, water desalination and power plants.

The firm represents the concessionaire of the IDF campus in the Negev, the largest infrastructure project in Israel to date. The project is financed and will be built and operated on a PFI basis. Yehuda Raveh and Co successfully represented the concessionaire throughout the unique and complex tender process and financial closing of this project.

The firm is heavily involved in the Cross Israel Highway Project, the largest transportation infrastructure project in Israel, which was built and financed on a BOT basis.

Yehuda Raveh and Co. is one of the leading corporate and M&A law firms in Israel. It has been involved in many significant and complex cross-border transactions of all sizes and ownership structures.

The firm also represents the Israel Infrastructure Fund (IIF), the first Israeli private equity fund specialising in infrastructure-related projects and companies. The firm has recently represented IIF in the acquisition of 75% of the shares in Netivey Hayovel Ltd.; the concessionaire of the PFI Road 431 Project; the acquisition of 27.5% of CityPass Ltd; and the concessionaire of the Jerusalem Light Rail Project.

Department Name Email Telephone
Project finance and infrastructure projects Yehuda Raveh
Project finance and infrastructure projects Ron Vered
Project finance and infrastructure projects Yehuda Glatt
Construction Lisa Tross
Construction Yuval Grayevsky
Construction Uri Yamin
Corporate and M&A Yehuda Raveh
Corporate and M&A Lisa Tross
Corporate and M&A Yehuda Glatt
Corporate and M&A Ron Vered
Corporate and M&A Orly Kronman Dagan
Corporate and M&A Ezra Baris
Real estate Uri Yamin
Real estate Lisa Tross
Class actions Yuval Grayevsky
Class actions Amit Dar
Banking and finance Lisa Tross
Banking and finance Ron Vered
Banking and finance Orly Kronman Dagan
Energy and natural resources Yehuda Raveh
Energy and natural resources Ron Vered
Energy and natural resources Yehuda Glatt
Administrative law and public tenders Mattan Ben-Shaul
Administrative law and public tenders Ezra Baris
International transactions Yehuda Glatt
International transactions Ezra Baris
Insolvency and reorganisation Hagai Ulman
Insolvency and reorganisation Noa Solomon
Litigation and dispute resolution Yuval Grayevsky
Litigation and dispute resolution Mattan Ben-Shaul
Litigation and dispute resolution Hagai Ulman
Litigation and dispute resolution Amit Dar
Institutional investors Orly Kronman Dagan
Tax Ehud Nadav
Corporate and M&A Calev M. Myers
Corporate and M&A Haim Stern
Banking and finance Haim Stern
Real estate Haim Stern
Project finance and infrastructure projects Sharon Florentin
Corporate and M&A Sharon Florentin
Project finance and infrastructure projects Shlomit Hess Wortzel
Corporate and M&A Shlomit Hess Wortzel
Banking and finance Shlomit Hess Wortzel
Corporate and M&A Nir Kimhi
Real estate Nir Kimhi
Corporate and M&A Matan Menachem
Number of lawyers : 68
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Contacts : Yehuda Raveh
Contacts : Ezra Baris
Other offices : Haifa
Other offices : Jerusalem