White & Case's Israel country practice is one of the most respected Israel practices of any international law firm, with a dedicated Israel team based strategically in New York and London. We advise on transactions across a broad range of industries in Israel, including high-tech, healthcare and medical devices, clean tech, agriculture, real estate, energy and oil and gas, chemicals, consumer products and financial services.
White & Case has advised on some of the largest transactions ever to come out of Israel, including advising on the two largest-ever Israeli IPOs—the US$1.6 billion IPO of Oil Refineries Ltd. (Bazan) and the US$1.4 billion IPO of AFI Development.
Extensive Experience in Israeli Transactions
Our extensive experience advising on Israeli transactions covers a broad range of transaction types and industry sectors. We have advised on more IPOs of Israeli companies than any other international law firm over the last decade, including offerings on Nasdaq, the NYSE, the LSE, AIM and the Warsaw Stock Exchange.
Strong Global Presence
With offices around the world, we operate as an integrated team, bringing the wealth and depth of our experience and global resources to bear on clients' most demanding business and legal needs—promptly and efficiently.
Accessibility to Israeli Clients and Deep Familiarity with the Israeli Business Environment
Our team speaks fluent Hebrew and includes lawyers who have practiced in Israel's leading law firms. We are deeply familiar with the Israeli business, legal and political culture, allowing us to provide best-in-class services specifically tailored to the unique needs of Israeli clients.
We are recognized for our work in Israel in the following areas:
Bank Finance: White & Case's bank finance practice is known for its leadership in structuring innovative deals, responding quickly when decisiveness matters and delivering success for our clients.
Capital Markets: White & Case has advised on more Israeli equity capital markets transactions than any other international law firm over the last decade.
Energy, Infrastructure and Project Finance: White & Case has unparalleled Israeli project finance experience.
Mergers & Acquisitions: White & Case is one of the most active law firms in the world in mergers and acquisitions and is consistently ranked among the best for multijurisdictional deals.
Real Estate: White & Case has in-depth local real estate experience in our offices around the world with experienced, locally qualified lawyers able to serve all of our clients' real estate needs.