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Goldfarb Seligman & Co.
ELECTRA TOWER
98 YIGAL ALON STREET
TEL AVIV 67891
Israel

Work Department

Deputy Managing Partner
Real Estate, Planning and Construction Department

Position

Adv. Amitay is Deputy Managing Partner and Co-Head of the Real Estate, Planning and Construction Department of the firm, and a member of the Executive Committee. Adv. Amitay specializes in complex real estate transactions, including large-scale residential, commercial and office projects, as well as in real estate finance transactions and in the legal consulting of holding groups and real estate companies, some of the largest in the Israeli market and internationally.

In addition, Adv. Amitay advises public companies, as well as real estate and construction companies, regarding all of their activities.

In recent years, Adv. Amitay has handled a significant portion of the largest and most complex commercial and real estate transactions in Israel – both from the legal rights’ status aspects and from the transaction’s commercial and financial aspects.

Adv. Amitay advises clients from the land planning and acquisition stages, through the development stages and construction and registration stages. He advises on financing procedures, and regarding real estate tax aspects, and represents clients before various government authorities.

Among Adv. Amitay’s clients are public companies, private companies, holding groups and developers of large-scale real estate projects.

Adv. Amitay has been repeatedly recognized, year after year, by various international directories, among them is Chambers & Partners, by domestic directories and by professional magazines, as one of Israel’s leading attorneys in the real estate field.

Adv. Amitay is a member and one of the founders of Friends of Mayanei Hayeshua Medical Centre Association in Bnei Berak.

Languages

English and Hebrew.

Memberships

Israel Bar Association, 1995.

Education

LL.B., Bar-Ilan University, 1994.

Lawyer Rankings

Israel > Planning and zoning

(Leading individuals)

Levy AmitayGoldfarb Seligman & Co.

Goldfarb Seligman & Co. recently merged with Rotenberg & Co, resulting in the expansion of its real estate and planning and zoning groups. The newly bolstered team advises a diverse roster of clients on all aspects of master zoning plans, licensing proceedings and administrative proceedings, predominantly related to urban renewal and residential projects. It is also well known for its leading expertise in land expropriation proceedings, betterment tax and municipal tax matters. Levy Amitay and Avi Arad are both highly active in advising clients on all stages of construction projects, including planning matters.

Israel > Real estate and construction

(Leading individuals)

Levy AmitayGoldfarb Seligman & Co.

Goldfarb Seligman & Co. recently expanded its team, acquiring Berkman Wechsler Bloom & Co. Advocates’ entire real estate department. While the firm’s experience in real estate projects is all-encompassing, it shows particular strength in urban renewal projects, land expropriation proceedings, large-scale transactions and betterment tax matters. On the transactional side, the team recently advised Israel Canada and Jordache Enterprises on their joint acquisition of Minrav Projects for ILS560m. Levy Amitay is involved in a high volume of major real estate transactions and financing agreements. Avi Arad has an excellent reputation in the field of urban renewal, having guided clients through numerous Tama 38 projects. Ari Wechsler has an excellent track record of handling major real estate transactions involving commercial, residential and mixed-use projects.