Ilan Har-El

Associate, New York



Ilan Har-El is an associate in the Firm's Tax Group. His practice focuses on domestic and cross-border taxation. He regularly advises clients on mergers and acquisitions, debt offerings, and the formation of, and investment in, investment funds. He has extensive experience working with private equity funds, sovereign wealth funds, foreign pension funds, and tax-exempt institutions.

Bars and Courts
New York State Bar
Juris Doctor
University of Virginia School of Law
Bachelor of Arts
New York University


Representative matters include the representation of:

Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (OTCPK:HTZGQ) in the US$7.22 billion reorganization and recapitalization of the company in the context of the company's Chapter 11 proceedings.

Al-Rayyan Holding LLC, an affiliate of Qatar Investment Authority (QIA), on its investment in the US$300 million equity financing round of Age of Learning, Inc., a privately held education company whose programs blend education best practices, innovative technology, and insightful creativity to create engaging and effective educational experiences, which was led by TPG.

QH Oil Investments LLC, an affiliate of Qatar Investment Authority (QIA), in:

  • its investment in the US$160 million Series C financing of Century Therapeutics, Inc., an early-stage life sciences company that is pioneering curative cell therapy products for cancer, which was led by Casdin Capital.
  • its investment in the US$116 million Series B financing of Entrada Therapeutics, Inc., a privately held biotechnology company dedicated to transforming the treatment of devastating diseases using intracellular biologics, which was led by Wellington Management Company.

Harvest Partners, LP in its sale of Neighborly, a holding company of 21 service brands focused on repairing, maintaining and enhancing consumers' homes and businesses via various online platforms, to KKR.