Address: 64 Hameginim Ave., P.O.B. 303, Haifa 31002
Tel: 972-4-8140500 Fax: 972-4-8557038
Address: 7 Abba Hillel Silver St., P.O.B. 3424, Ramat Gan 52522
Tel: 972-3-5757712 Fax: 972-3-5757725
Alexander Samuel Of Counsel
Ben-Zion Seraya Of Counsel
Line of Business:
aacov Salomon, Lipschütz & Co., established in 1923, is one of Israel’s leading law firms. It is comprised of 38 partners and associates, 11 articled clerks and an administrative staff of 30 employees. With offices in Haifa and Ramat Gan, the firm represents clients in all business fields, both in Israel and abroad.
Yaacov Salomon, Lipschütz & Co. has wide experience in many practice areas including: banking and finance; transportation, infrastructure, energy and telecommunications; educational institutions; mergers, acquisitions and international transactions; commercial law; corporate law; cooperative societies; antitrust and competition law; Israeli and foreign securities; liquidations and receiverships; project and asset finance; real-estate in Israel and abroad; construction and planning; torts and insurance law; administrative law and High Court of Justice proceedings; tenders; environmental law; labor law; business licensing; intellectual property; high-tech; maritime law and general litigation.
The firm is a member of the Alliance of Business Lawyers - an international association which unites leading law firms from around the globe, providing full legal service in various commercial fields nationally as well as in international transactions.
Banking and Finance: The firm represents several of the largest banks in Israel and abroad. The range of services encompasses all types of financial transactions, loans, guarantees, litigations, bank mergers, acquisitions and real estate transactions, capital market activities, etc. The firm also acts on behalf of banks as receiver, liquidator, special manager and trustee.
Transportation, Infrastructure, Energy and Telecommunications: The firm represents major Israeli energy and infrastructure companies, in tenders and international transactions involving equipment purchases and infrastructure projects and has developed a unique expertise regarding the activity of the Israel Electric Corp. The firm also represents transportation and tourism companies, including in tenders for privatization of public transportation. The firm represents large Israeli and foreign telecommunication companies in international communication ventures. It also handles transactions relating to the generation of alternate electricity.
Mergers, Acquisitions and Commercial Transactions: The firm handles, on behalf of Israeli and foreign clients, all aspects of acquisition, sale and merger of public and private companies in Israel and abroad, and assists clients in a wide range of commercial transactions.
Capital Markets, Corporate Law, Project and Asset Finance: The firm handles the establishment of public and private corporations and assists its clients in capital raising and public and private offerings of debt instruments and equity in Israel and abroad. It also advises its clients regarding reporting and disclosure obligations, and compliance with Israeli and foreign securities laws. The firm represents banks and other clients in all aspects of project and asset finance in Israel and abroad.
Real Estate in Israel and Abroad: The firm represents construction companies, real estate developers and investors and takes part in large real estate projects in Israel and abroad. The firm specializes in advising clients with respect to the planning, construction and operation of commercial centers and shopping malls. In addition, the firm is one of the leaders in the provision of comprehensive services relating to real estate abroad.
Insurance and Torts: The firm advises its clients in drafting insurance policies and represents both insurance companies and clients in insurance cases, including conducting international arbitrations vis-à-vis reinsurers. The firm handles tort cases of all kinds including property damage claims, personal injury claims and work-related diseases.
Commercial Litigation, Administrative Law, High Court of Justice Proceedings and Tenders: The firm has extensive experience in commercial litigation before all courts and judicial bodies, including the High Court of Justice and the Administrative Courts in matters pertaining to tenders, class actions and commercial matters. The firm advises clients participating in tenders and assists clients publishing tenders in the preparation of tender documents.
Environmental Law: The firm advises and represents companies, quarries and plants in environmental issues including: sea, water and air pollution, odor hazards and dangerous substances, including appearances at civil and criminal proceedings. The firm handles projects dealing with environmental pollution and environmental nuisances caused by industrial activity, including some of the largest civil and criminal matters, which have arisen in Israel.
Labor Law: The firm handles and acts for large companies in all aspects of labor relations, employment agreements and employee rights (including foreign workers). It represents large employers in matters such as collective agreements, ESOPs and the establishment and management of pension funds. The firm’s lawyers appear before the regional and national labor courts.
Intellectual Property: The firm handles domestic and international intellectual property issues, including IP registration, licensing, protection and assignment, transactions concerning technology matters, OEM contracts and legal proceedings relating to all such matters.