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From joint ventures to cross-border mergers
and acquisitions; from private equity to
leveraged buy-outs; from complex litigation
to the resolution of disputes by way of
arbitration, mediation and the courts; from
the enforcement, protection and use of IP
rights to the commercialisation of all forms of
technology; and from corporate governance to
international finance – S Horowitz & Co has a
top-quality reputation for providing the full
range of legal services to its clients.
S Horowitz & Co has been recognised as
being a leader or first in its field in Israel by
Chambers Global Directory
, the
Legal 500
PLC Which Lawyer.
S Horowitz & Co is also one of Israel’s
largest law firms, with over 150 fee earners
and a professional support staff of paralegals
and administrative workers. Our lawyers are
typically high-ranking graduates of prestigious
universities and law schools in Israel and
abroad. Many have postgraduate degrees,
including in law, accounting, economics and
other relevant disciplines, and have studied
or worked in more than one jurisdiction.
With over 90 years’ professional
experience, comprehensive knowledge of
current global business trends and carefully
integrated resources, we have the capability
to act on the most complex multifaceted
domestic and cross-border transactions, and
to provide thoroughly planned strategies and
practical solutions to our clients’ challenging
multi-jurisdictional litigation needs.
The firm operates in a number of practice
areas, including the following:
Corporate – the firm advises on a wide
spectrum of domestic and cross-border
transactions, such as mergers and
acquisitions, joint ventures, venture capital
and private equity investments, and
provides ongoing advice pertaining to
corporate governance.
Dispute resolution – the firm has been
involved in many of the major commercial
disputes that have arisen in Israel. We
regularly represent clients in complex
proceedings, including class actions.
Banking and finance – we advise banks,
multinational financial institutions and
borrowers on all aspects of secured and
unsecured financings, including acquisition
finance and project and asset finance.
Intellectual property – with the largest
dedicated IP department of the leading
commercial law firms in Israel, the firm
advises on all aspects relating to the use,
enforcement, licensing, commercialisation
and protection of IP rights, on both the
transactional and litigation aspects.
Project finance and infrastructure – we
have extensive experience advising on
major projects in various sectors, including
electricity, roads, light railways, tunnels
and construction.
Tax – we offer a broad expertise in all
aspects of business taxation, international
tax and estate planning, property taxation,
value added tax and customs duties.
Securities and capital markets – the firm
advises issuers as well as some of the
leading international investment banks on
various matters relating to the issuance
of debt securities and other instruments,
international offerings, securitisations and
Telecommunications and media – the firm
advises mobile phone operators,
broadcasters, cable franchisees and
satellite operators on all issues arising from
their activities in Israel, including regulatory
and commercial matters.
Antitrust – we provide strategic counselling
on all aspects of competition law, including
dealings with the antitrust authorities and
antitrust-related litigation.
Energy and natural resources – we have
extensive experience acting for most of
the major players that operate in Israel’s
electricity, oil and gas industries.
Real estate – we advise on major
construction projects and developments,
as well as the acquisition or leasing of real
Environment – the firm advises clients with
respect to various environmental matters,
including compliance and litigation.
S Horowitz & Co
Client Choice – International 2013