Mr Benjamin (Benny) Sheffer > S. Horowitz & Co > Tel Aviv, Israel > Lawyer Profile

S. Horowitz & Co
S. HOROWITZ HOUSE
31 AHAD HAAM STREET
TEL AVIV 65202
Israel
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Work Department

INDUSTRIES: Infrastructure

Position

Partner

Career

Benjamin (Benny) Sheffer specialises in dispute resolution with a strong focus on construction, infrastructure, company law contractual and real estate-related disputes. Benny has extensive experience assisting global and local clients on a wide range of government procurement contracts, infrastructure projects, tenders and civil engineering matters.

He advises clients from tender stage, throughout the project providing advice (including strategic contractual advice during the course of a project) as well as handling dispute management. Benny has substantial experience resolving complex disputes arising out of the construction of infrastructure and energy projects. His experience includes dispute resolution through negotiation, mediation, expert determination, arbitration and court proceedings on a wide range of matters including tenders, construction disputes, cost overruns, disputes over the termination of EPC contracts, disputes over functional performance of project facilities, disputes relating to building and design defects, shareholder disputes and general contractual issues.

Benny’s clients include a broad range of international and domestic contractors, sub-contractors, suppliers, property owners, developers, investors, landlords, tenants and joint venture partners.

Lawyer Rankings

Israel > Infrastructure

S. Horowitz & Co has considerable strengths in banking and finance, litigation, construction, and administrative law, skill sets that all contribute to the firm’s ability to handle mega-project financing and development matters. Key names on the lender side include Clifford Davis, who specialises in international transactions and has experience in export credit financing, and Aharon Bloch and Michelle Liberman, who acted for the lenders in relation to the Jerusalem LRT BOT, Israel’s only operating light railway project. Names to note for bidders and project companies include Benjamin Sheffer, who is acting for an international bidder in  tender for the design and construction of an additional line on the Tel Aviv LRT, and Eran Bezalel, who is involved in a number of large projects related to the Cross-Israel Highway.