Firm Profile > Amit, Pollak, Matalon & Co. Advocates and Notary > Tel Aviv, Israel

Amit, Pollak, Matalon & Co. Advocates and Notary
APM HOUSE, 18 RAOUL WALLENBERG STREET, BUILDING D, 6TH FLOOR
RAMAT HACHAYAL
TEL AVIV 6971915
Israel

Investment and venture capital funds Tier 1

Investment funds work is one of the key areas of focus for Amit, Pollak, Matalon & Co. Advocates and Notary, which offers an impressive service spanning the formation and management of a broad spectrum of funds and other investment vehicles. In addition, the firm regularly advises on investments into funds, acting both for institutional investors and high-net-worth individuals. Maya Issacharov leads the practice and focuses entirely on assisting venture capital funds, private equity firms and investors with all issues relating to funds, both domestically and overseas.

Practice head(s):

Maya Issacharov

Other key lawyers:

Ian Rostowsky; Yoav Etzyon; Yonatan Altman; Stephen Barak Rozen

Key clients

Klirmark Opportunity Fund

aMoon II

Israel Infrastructure Fund- IIF

StageOne Ventures

Fortissimo Capital Funds

Forma

F2 Capital

Amiti III

Alive Healthtech

Grove Ventures

Sweetwood Ventures

Vitalife I, SCP Vitalife II

The Time Innovations

Genesis Partners

Nielsen Innovate Fund

Terra Venture Partners, TerraLab

Alto Fund

Canaan Partners Israel

NGT3

Accelmed Partners

MindUp Ltd.

The Kitchen Hub

RMGP Biopharma Fund

FinTLV Ventures

12 Angels

Sparks Foodtech Food Technologies Limited Partnership

IFF-Frutarom-FoodNxt

Nextleap Ventures

Titan Ventures

LionBird

Mobilion Ventures

Firstime Ventures

Bayit Ve Gag Fund

CanNegev

Restructuring and insolvency Tier 1

Amit, Pollak, Matalon & Co. Advocates and Notary has a full-service practice, which includes handling corporate insolvency proceedings, restructurings, debt settlements and banking litigation. Erez Haver is highly regarded for his frequent court appointments in insolvency proceedings, as a receiver, liquidator, special administrator or trustee. In a recent highlight, Haver was appointed as receiver for Miki Deli, pursuant to which he successfully sold the company and its activities for $2.4m. Moran Mordechay is another key partner, notable for her expertise in insolvency, liquidation and reorganisation proceedings and debt settlements.

Practice head(s):

Erez Haver

Other key lawyers:

Moran Mordechay; Tzlil Hudady; Kobi Kimchi

Key clients

Israeli Court and the Official Receiver

Rubicon Business Group Ltd.

Israel Discount Bank Ltd.

Bank Hapoalim

Bank Leumi Le-Israel BM

Mercantile Discount Bank Ltd.

Union Bank Ltd.

Migdal Hazohar Ltd.

Clock Square Ltd.

Israel Tax Authority, Treasury Department of the Ministry of Finance

Registrar of Non Profit Associations and Organizations, Division of the Corporations Authority in the Ministry of Justice

Nawi Group

Aura Israel– Entrepreneurship and Investments Ltd.

Randi Ltd.

Mustang Mezzanine Fund

Inbar Group Finance Ltd.

I.S.P. Financial Management Ltd.

Brenmiler Energy Ltd. & Brenmiler Energy (Rotem) Ltd. (Brenmiler Group)

Bitan Wines Ltd.

Valley National Bank

Livross Ltd.

Cintas Corporation Ltd.

Capital markets Tier 2

Amit, Pollak, Matalon & Co. Advocates and Notary's internationally oriented team advises clients on IPOs on the TASE, Nasdaq, ASX, and the LSE. The practice is also well known for its expertise in secondary offerings, debt offerings and shelf registrations. Amichay Finkelstein remains very active in a wide range of capital markets transactions, including public offerings on the TASE. Ian Rostowsky has a strong track record in international offerings. Currently, he serves as lead Israeli counsel to Nano-X Imaging Ltd in its proposed Nasdaq IPO.

Practice head(s):

Amichay Finkelstein; Ian Rostowsky

Testimonials

‘Strong local market knowledge and cross-border experience with dual listings. ’

‘Ian Rostowsky is very smart and experienced in cross-border listings.’

‘Amichay Finkelstein is very smart and experienced in local market listings.’ 

Key clients

Aura Investments Ltd.

Freshmarket Ltd.

Nano-X Imaging Ltd

Catalyst Private Equity Partners

Splitit Payments Ltd.

Way 2 Vat Ltd.

Eltek Ltd.

Ratio Oil Exploration (1992) Limited Partnership

Aeronautics Ltd.

Brenmiller Energy Ltd.

Hamama Meir Trading (1996) Ltd.

Hagshama Lansing Michigan 1002 LP

Shirbit Insurance Ltd.

Personal Invest Ltd.

Dispute resolution: class actions (including derivative actions) Tier 2

Although it provides broad litigation coverage, Amit, Pollak, Matalon & Co. Advocates and Notary is particularly strong in banking class actions, representing major domestic banks such as Bank Hapoalim and Israel Discount Bank in matters relating to digital currency and discrimination in mortgage services. Environmental matters are also a specialism; the environmental group, led by Arie Neiger, handles large actions related to air pollution, pollution of water supplies and asbestos. Practice head Doron Levy also leads the firm's tax practice, while Sharon Lubezky-Hess focuses on banking matters.

Practice head(s):

Doron Levy; Arie Neiger; Sharon Lubezky Hess

Other key lawyers:

Shahar Haron

Testimonials

‘The team is very thorough and professional. The litigation team who represented me was excellent and prepared me to my cross-examination with lots of patience. The most important thing is that they fight for their clients without giving up. ’

‘I have never seen such patience and passion to the client and very high creativity in arguing the case. I was represented by Sharon Lubezky.’

Key clients

Bank Hapoalim Ltd.

Bank Leumi Le-Israel Ltd.

Bank Mizrahi-Tefahot Ltd.

Israel Discount Bank Ltd.

First International Bank of Israel Ltd.

Union Bank of Israel Ltd.

Mercantile Discount Bank Ltd.

The Phoenix Insurance Company Ltd.

Clal Pension and Provident Funds

Meitav Dash Loans Ltd.

Aeronautics Defense Systems Ltd.

Allergan Israel Ltd.

Paz Oil Company Ltd.

ICL Haifa (Formerly, Fertilizers and Chemicals Ltd.)

Hadera Paper Ltd.

Bazan Group (formerly, Oil Refineries Ltd.)

Wissotzky Tea (Israel) Ltd.

Israel Chemicals Ltd. and its subsidiaries

Hod Assaf Industries Ltd.

Shemen Industries Ltd.

Haifa Port Ltd.

Frutarom Industries Ltd.

Europe Asia Pipeline Co. Ltd.

NTA Metropolitan Mass Transit System Ltd.

Tnuva Cooperative Society

Israel Railways Ltd.

Shapir Engineering and Manufacturing Group

Employment Tier 2

Amit, Pollak, Matalon & Co. Advocates and Notary specialises in labour crisis management, which has led to an influx of work related to the pandemic. It is also very experienced in regulatory compliance and in handling the employment aspects of corporate and commercial deals. Recently, the team represented the Manufacturers Association of Israel, the Association of Craft and Industry in Israel and The Israeli Organisation of Cleaning Companies in a dispute before the Supreme Court, resulting in the precedent-setting declaration that the state, rather than employers, is responsible for sick leave paid as a result of self-quarantine during the pandemic. Rachel Harari-Lifshits and Na’ama Babish jointly head the team.

Practice head(s):

Rachel Harari-Lifshits; Na’ama Babish

Key clients

Palram Industries (1990) Ltd.

Ayalon Insurance Company Ltd.

The Education, Culture and Neighborhood Renewal Company in Tel Aviv

Reshet Media Ltd.

Tidhar Construction Ltd.

Match Retail Ltd.

Israel Railways Ltd.

Meitav Dash Investment House Ltd.

Bitan Wines – Supermarket and Retail Chain

Shlomo Sixt Group

Healthcare and life sciences Tier 2

Amit, Pollak, Matalon & Co. Advocates and Notary distinguishes itself from peers through its strong investor side practice, and its excellent reputation for advising start-ups in various sectors, including medical cannabis and biotech. In addition, the team is well known for advising clients on financing rounds, joint ventures and private equity transactions. Ian Rostowsky specialises in M&A and venture capital transactions, and fellow practice head Yoav Etzyon is often instructed to advise on debt and equity offerings in Israel and the US.

Practice head(s):

Ian Rostowsky; Yoav Etzyon

Key clients

Nanox Imaging Ltd.

Motus GI

Orpheus Medical

KeepMed Ltd.

aMoon Fund

aMoon Velocity Fund

MindUP Ltd.

Novartis International AG

Health& Happiness Group

Panaxia Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.

Epitech Mag Ltd.

Xinteza API Ltd.

Human Mission Inc.

DermaFence Ltd.

NovellusDX

Chemo Group/Exeltis

Orsense Ltd.

DVC-Pro

APX Ophthalmology Ltd.

TearFlow Care Ltd.

Healeon Medical Ltd.

Hi-tech and start-ups Tier 2

Amit, Pollak, Matalon & Co. Advocates and Notary has a wide-ranging technology practice, with a particularly strong offering in the venture capital space. The firm also stands out for its extensive work with tech incubators and innovation labs, acting for approximately one third of incubators, one half of innovation labs and all food-tech incubators operating in Israel. Ian Rostowsky and Yoav Etzyon co-lead the practice; the former frequently acts as local counsel in M&A transactions alongside large US firms, while the latter has notable international experience.

Practice head(s):

Ian Rostowsky; Yoav Etzyon

Other key lawyers:

Yonatan Altman; Ayelet Torem; Stephen Barak Rozen; Chagit Pedael Levin

Key clients

Dupont

Nayax Ltd.

SafeDK Ltd.

ObserveIt Ltd.

ScyllaDB Ltd

Nano-X Imaging  Ltd.

AllCloud BSD Ltd.

Aleph Farms Ltd. and the Strauss Group

Tetavi Ltd.

Namogoo Technologies Ltd.

Redefine Meat Ltd.

Playtech PLC

Splitit Payments Ltd.

WINT – WI Ltd.

Innovopro Ltd.

The Nielsen Company

The Kitchen Hub Limited Partnership

Aquarius Engines (A.M.) Ltd.

Stage One Capital

Intellectual property: commercial/transactions Tier 2

Amit, Pollak, Matalon & Co. Advocates and Notary's IP practice, which is led by Ian Rostowsky, assists clients from numerous sectors with the drafting of agreements that range from licensing contracts to technology transfer agreements. It also advises clients on the IP elements of M&A transactions. In addition to serving a large portfolio of private clients, the firm is also retained by the Israel Innovation Authority to assist with collaboration and master framework agreements, as well as consortium agreements  as part of EU multinational R&D projects. Gal Omer is particularly active in software matters and data protection.

Practice head(s):

Ian Rostowsky

Other key lawyers:

Gal Omer

Testimonials

‘Solid generalist practice’

Key clients

Cannbit Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

Nano-X Imaging Ltd.

Meridian Bioscience, Inc.

Paskal Technologies Agricultural Cooperative Society Ltd.

Israel Innovation Authority

Weizmann Institute of Science Entrepreneurship-Wise

The Nielsen Company

Israeli Manufacturer’s Association

Shikun & Binui

Ongage Ltd.

Novotalk Ltd.

RT Aerostats Systems Ltd. / Aeronautics Ltd.

Fluence Corporation Limited

Maccabi Healthcare Services

Israeli Academy of Film and Television

Reshet 13

Shekel 2008

Mind UP

Fresh Market

The Kitchen- FoodTech Hub

Israeli Medical Association

Mccann Tel-Aviv

Radix

Nayax Ltd.

Orcam Technologies Ltd.

Yad2

Aleph Farms

Tidhar Group

Novartis Israel

Venn

Boom25

Peer5

ObserveIT Ltd.

Splitit Ltd.

Namogoo Technologies

Superfy Ltd.

Innovopro

Expose Box

Safe Ride

Wissotzky Israel Ltd.

APseter

G1

Take Care

Surance

Better Juice Ltd.

Deliveroo

ChameleonX

NovelSat

Stage1

CallVU

Scyl

Planning and zoning Tier 2

Amit, Pollak, Matalon & Co. Advocates and Notary advises clients on various aspects of zoning and planning, including promotion of urban building plans, licensing, betterment levies and property expropriations. The team is also very experienced in litigation relating to planning procedures, in which it represents clients before the local and district committees and appeals committees. Galit Shitzer specialises in civil litigation, with a particular focus on the real estate sector. She leads the team with managing partner Eldad Koresh.

Practice head(s):

Galit Shitzer; Eldad Koresh

Key clients

Riet 1 Ltd.

Clal Insurance Ltd.

Tidhar Group Ltd.

AURA ISRAEL – Entrepreneurship & Investments Ltd.

UMI Group

Grofit Civil Engineering and Public Works Ltd. of the Grofit Group

Ephraim Rogovin Ltd.

Caravenn Holdings Ltd.

Hapoalim Bank Ltd.

ScyllaDB Ltd.

Tsabarim Development and Investments Ltd.

Engel Real-Estate Development and Management Ltd.

Tsarfati Zvi and Sons Investments and Building Ltd.

The Association for the Promotion of the Planning and Development of the Blue Coast.

LODZIA-ROTEX INVESTMENT LTD – Rotlevy Family

Hachmon – Construction, Development, Water and Sewage Company Ltd.

Heirs of the late Yossef Haimov

Tara Yesodot Nadlan Ltd

Real estate and construction Tier 2

Amit, Pollak, Matalon & Co. Advocates and Notary specialises in corporate transactions and commercial arrangements underpinning large-scale real estate projects, including acquisitions, investments and leasehold agreements. Recently, the firm advised longstanding client Tidhar Investments GB on its acquisition of 50% of the leasehold rights in a 5,500sqm real property in Netanya. Highly active partner Efraim Levy has strong credentials in real estate taxation, financing, licensing and regulatory proceedings. The 'target-orientedAnat Sterenlib-Molkho has notable expertise in financing transactions. Other key names include Moshe Matalon and Eldad Koresh.

Practice head(s):

Moshe Matalon; Eldad Koresh; Anat Sterenlib-Molkho; Efraim Levy

Other key lawyers:

Ranit Kessous Katz; Jonathan Tessone

Testimonials

‘APM is one of Israel’s top firms. It is able to provide first class, professional assistance in most areas of law. My experience with the firm relates to real estate matters as well as litigation, and in both of these fields they stand out.’

‘My contact with APM is specifically with Moshe Matalon. In 23 years of service, I have experienced nothing but comfort, due to Moshe’s very high level of thoroughness and competence.’

‘We greatly appreciate the excellent legal services we receive from the team at APM. They make the most complex and challenging legal work appear easy in the most professional and timely manner. Even when we feel the odds are against us, we are confident and trust a positive outcome will ensue, and so far, the team at APM have exceeded our expectations.’ 

‘We are very pleased with the work Anat Molkho carries out for us. She has proven over and over again her expertise in handling complicated and multi-layered real estate transactions. She is always pleasant to work with, highly available and quick to respond, target-oriented, and at all times a true professional.’

Key clients

Reit 1 Ltd.

Israel Discount Bank Ltd.

Hapoalim Bank Ltd.

Clal Insurance Ltd.

Acro Real Estate Group

Union Properties Ltd.

Ort Israel

Mizrahi Tefahot Bank Ltd.

Tidhar Group

Aura Israel – Initiating & Investments Ltd.

Airport City Belgrade

Wynnrishon Real Estate Holdings Ltd.

Madrid Capital Investments B.V.

Ephraim Rogovin Ltd.

Willa City 2019 Ltd.

HS 1 Investments Ltd.

Caravenn Holdings Ltd.

Edmond De Rothschild Private Equity

Shikun & Binui Real Estate Ltd.

Grofit Lugat Ltd.

Tsabarim in the Boulevard Ltd.

Selina Hostels

Selina Holding Company S.E.

UMI Group

Country On The Sea Ltd.

Bar Kokhba 12 Partners Ltd.

Gaia-Geva Holdings Initiating and Engineering Ltd.

S.Y. Govrin Consulting & Investments Ltd.

InGreece L.P.

Zarfati Zvi and Sons Investments and Building Ltd.

The Phoenix Investment and Finances Ltd.

Selina Operations Israel Ltd.

Israeli Military Industries

The Israeli Government Companies Authority

Vitania Ltd.

Harel Insurance L

Tax Tier 2

Amit, Pollak, Matalon & Co. Advocates and Notary advises an impressive array of clients on corporate tax matters, including real estate companies, high-net-worth individuals and investment vehicles. It is also well placed to assist clients in disputes before the ITA regarding unreported capital issues and voluntary disclosure proceedings. Doron Levy and Racheli Guz-Lavi are the firm's leading corporate tax attorneys, while Omer Ben Matityahu specialises in international taxation and fund structuring. Associate Yifat Weiss is noted for her demonstrable expertise in M&A tax structuring.

Practice head(s):

Doron Levy; Racheli Guz-Lavi; Omer Ben Matityahu

Other key lawyers:

Yifat Weiss

Key clients

Tidhar Construction Ltd.

Peninsula Investment Fund Growth

Peninsula Group Ltd.

Gottex Brands Holdings Ltd.

Israel Infrastructure Fund

ObserveIT Ltd.

DuPont Safety & Construction Inc.

Michlol Urban Renewal Real-Estate Solutions Ltd.

Michlol Urban Renewal Ltd.

Meridian Bioscience Inc.

The Nielsen Company

LGT Bank (Switzerland) Ltd.

Azorim Investments in Development and Construction Company Ltd.

Association of Manpower Companies

Clal Insurance Company Ltd.

Venture Capital Funds

Orpheus Medical Ltd.

Aeronautics Ltd.

Banking and finance Tier 3

Amit, Pollak, Matalon & Co. Advocates and Notary advises borrowers and lenders on a wide range of transactions, including acquisition finance, senior and subordinated debt and mezzanine finance. The firm is also well known for assisting major Israeli insurance companies throughout the process of negotiating with banks and non-banking financial companies with the financing of construction projects, including urban renewal initiatives. Orit Israeli has a very strong reputation for cross-border financing, with a particular focus on the real estate and insurance industries.

Practice head(s):

Orit Israeli

Key clients

Bank Hapoalim

Ayalon Insurance Company Ltd.

Phoenix Insurance Company Ltd.

Clal Group

Mizrahi-Tefahot Bank Ltd.

Airport City d.o.o Belgrade

IBI – Investment House

Menorah Mivtahim Insurance Company Ltd.

Tidhar Group Ltd.

Harel Group

Fundit

Yesodot A’ Nadlan and Pituach LP

Arbel Fund, LP

Capital Platinum Fund

Shaked Partners Fund

Wealthstone

Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 3

Amit, Pollak, Matalon & Co. Advocates and Notary advises international clients on all of their corporation transactions in Israel and has notable expertise in the pharmaceutical sector. Ian Rostowsky, co-head of the firm's hi-tech and venture capital department, has a particular sweet spot handling mid-market M&A transactions. Yoav Etzyon specialises in venture capital investments, private equity, M&A, joint ventures and technology licensing agreements.

Practice head(s):

Yoav Etzyon; Ian Rostowsky

Key clients

ObserveIt Ltd.

Freshmarket Ltd.

Dupont Safety & Construction, Inc.

Meridian Bioscience, Inc.

SafeDK Ltd.

ChameleonX

The Time Innovations Ltd.

Zifroni Chemicals Supplies Ltd.

WakingApp

Namogoo Technologies Ltd.

Nayax Ltd.

Stage One Capital

Orpheus Medical

Amadeus Capital

Intercom Ltd.

The Nielsen Company

Reshet Media Ltd.

Magma Venture

Comasco Ltd.

Catalyst Private Equity Partners

Inimiti Ventures

IMC Holdings

Competition/antitrust Tier 3

Amit, Pollak, Matalon & Co. Advocates and Notary is very involved in regulatory developments regarding competition law, demonstrated by the fact the team represents the Israeli business sector before the Competition Authority and various other bodies. The team also represents clients in criminal and civil litigation in the field of competition law and handles cross-border M&A. Ravit Arbel is well versed in class actions and complex, high-profile competition law disputes. Eldad Koresh is also noted.

Practice head(s):

Ravit Arbel

Other key lawyers:

Eldad Koresh

Key clients

Tamar Petroleum Ltd.

Israel Builders Association – Boney Ha’aretz

Presidium of Israeli Business Organizations

Shufersal Ltd.

Paz Ashdod Oil Refinery

Israel Energy and Environment Institute

Waxman-Govrin Engineering Ltd

The Manufacturers Association of Israel

Granot Central Agricultural Cooperative Association Ltd.

The Association of Food Industries of the MAI

Israeli Association of Actuaries

Tidhar Group Ltd.

Baladi Ltd.

IBM Israel Ltd.

Reit 1 Ltd.

Wissotzky Tea (Israel) Ltd.

Clal Insurance Ltd.

Moshe Eliyahu and sons properties Ltd.

Freshmarket Ltd.

Dispute resolution: local litigation and arbitration Tier 3

Amit, Pollak, Matalon & Co. Advocates and Notary focuses its practice on complex commercial disputes, often involving insolvency and tax elements. The group is also active in the banking sector; Erez Haver leads the dedicated insolvency and banking litigation department and acts as a receiver or trustee for a number of companies. Co-founder Aharon Pollak is highly regarded in arbitration matters, while Arie Neiger handles environmental law issues.

Practice head(s):

Aharon Pollak

Other key lawyers:

Arie Neiger; Asaf Biger; Erez Haver; Aya Reich-Mina; Sharon Lubezky Hess; Moran Mordechay; Amir Fish; Ephraim Ofek Aharon; Shahar Haron

Testimonials

‘The team is very thorough and professional. The litigation team who represented me was excellent and prepared me to my cross-examination with lots of patience. The most important thing is that they fight for their clients without giving up. ’

‘I have never seen such patience and passion to the client and very high creativity in arguing the case. I was represented by Sharon Lubezky.’

Key clients

Aeronautics Defense Systems Ltd.

Benjamin Baron (An Israeli businessman)

Directors & Office Holders in Optibase Ltd.

ORT Israel

Novartis International AG

Europe Asia Pipeline Company Ltd. (formerly, Eilat Ashkelon Pipeline Co. Ltd.)

Oil Refineries Ltd. (part of Bazan Group)

Arava Mines Ltd.

Rubicon Business Group

Manufacturers Association of Israel

Crafts & Industries Association

The Israeli Organization of Cleaning Companies

Orna Danon & Yehudit Bursi

Union Bank of Israel Ltd.

ILDC group

Bank Leumi Le-Israel Ltd.

Israel Discount Bank Ltd.

First International Bank of Israel Ltd.

Bank Hapoalim Ltd.

Bank Massad Ltd.

Bank Mizrahi-Tefahot Ltd.

Mercantile Discount Bank Ltd.

Shapir Engineering and Industry Ltd.

Ashdod Port

Emilia Group

Paz Oil Group

Zohar Dalia Cooperative Agricultural Association Ltd.

Hadassah Medical Organization

ICL group

Soglowek Naknik Nahariya Kosher Ltd.

Tidhar Group

Shikun & Binui Real Estate Ltd.

Carasso Real Estate

Lifewatc

Infrastructure Tier 3

Amit, Pollak, Matalon & Co. Advocates and Notary is well regarded for its experience in PPP projects, where it primarily represent international consortiums. In addition, the team is often involved in BOT, PFI and EPC projects, handling tender processes, project finance and commercial agreements. Nadia Davidzon leads the practice, working closely with associate Or Baruch on numerous mandates.

Practice head(s):

Nadia Davidzon

Other key lawyers:

Or Baruch

Key clients

Mashav Energy

Hangzhou Jinjiang Group Co Ltd.

Nayax Ltd.

Tamar Petroleum Ltd.

Ford Municipal Systems Ltd.

Enel Group

IBI Group; IBIB Consultants (Israel) Ltd.

Bombardier Group

Macquarie Corporate Holdings Pty.

Metropoline Public Transportation Ltd

Seldat Distribution Inc. and Israel Land Development Company Ltd.

IVM Minrav Sadyt

Israel Builders Association

Lesico Group

Telecoms and media Tier 3

Amit, Pollak, Matalon & Co. Advocates and Notary focuses on the media market, where it advises on investment and finance transactions. The group is part of the firm's hi-tech and venture capital department, which is jointly led by Ian Rostowsky and Yoav Etzyon. It is frequently consulted by VC funds and start ups. Although investment transactions are the team's primary focus, it is also experienced in IP, commercial agreements and regulatory matters.

The firm: APM & Co. is a top-tier Israeli law firm with a robust legal practice. The firm provides a comprehensive range of legal services to an Israeli and international client base that spans across all business sectors and stretches to Australia, India and China through the firm’s related practices.

APM & Co. represents some of Israel’s leading enterprises, including publicly traded corporations, industrial companies, real estate developers and contractors, private equity and venture capital funds, hi-tech companies, software houses, banking institutions, insurance companies and trade unions.

Areas of practice
Corporate, securities and M&A: APM & Co. represents companies in public offerings and private placements of equity and debt in Israel and abroad, in complex M&A transactions and corporate restructurings and regarding ongoing corporate and public reporting matters.

Litigation, dispute resolution and class actions: APM & Co. represents clients in all types of litigation, arbitration and mediation proceedings before a wide range of courts and tribunals and in class actions.

High-tech, venture capital and private equity: APM & Co. has extensive experience in representing domestic and foreign funds, technology companies and entrepreneurs in private equity and VC investments.

Taxation: APM & Co.’s tax department takes a creative approach in handling Israeli and international tax issues. The firm offers advice on tax structures, tax permits and exemptions and has published a leading treatise on international taxation.

Finance: APM & Co. advises clients on intricate and large-scale financing transactions in Israel and abroad, including with banking consortia and institutional investors and on the structuring of financial instruments.

Environmental: APM & Co. has the leading environmental practice in Israel, representing Israel’s major industrial and energy enterprises on regulation, compliance and enforcement matters.

Antitrust: APM & Co. represents high-profile clients in a full range of antitrust and competition matters, including in the context of M&A, restrictive trade practices and monopoly proclamation proceedings.

Commercial: APM & Co. advises clients on a wide range of commercial agreements, including distribution, manufacturing and OEM, outsourcing, licensing and joint ventures.

Real estate, zoning and urban renewal: APM & Co. represents real estate developers, building contractors, investors and companies in various real-estate transactions in Israel and abroad. The firm counsels clients on the acquisition of properties, obtaining permits, securing financing and through to the completion of sales.

Infrastructure, projects and energy: APM & Co. represents corporations and conglomerates in the structuring, development and construction of conventional and renewable energy projects, involving complex multinational regulatory aspects and financing matters. The firm holds considerable experience in major international infrastructure projects, including BOT and PFI projects.

Bankruptcy, liquidation and reorganisation: APM & Co. represents both creditors (including financial institutions and banks) and debtors in work-outs, restructuring, reorganisation and intricate domestic and cross-border bankruptcy and insolvency proceedings.

Employment and labour: APM & Co. provides its clients with comprehensive legal advice on employment and labour law, including in the context of M&A transactions and on employee compensation plans. The firm routinely represents clients before labour courts, arbitration panels and other tribunals.

Intellectual property: APM & Co. advises clients on the development, commercialisation and enforcement of intellectual property rights, on licensing agreements and on trade mark prosecution.

Regulatory and compliance: APM & Co. advises on matters of legislation and public policy. This includes representation in sessions of the parliament committees and of executive branch bodies and preparation of drafts of position papers and proposed regulation.

Department Name Email Telephone
Australia practice
Bankruptcy, liquidation and reorganisation
Capital markets
China practice
Competition and antitrust
Commercial
Corporate, securities and M&A
Employment and labour
Environmental
Finance
High-tech, venture capital and private equity
India practice
Infrastructure, projects and energy
Intellectual property
Litigation, dispute resolution and class actions
Real estate
Regulatory and compliance
Singapore practice
Taxation
Number of lawyers : 110
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