Provided by Fischer (FBC & Co.)
FBC is Israel’s market leader in Real Estate and Planning & Zoning. It handles major international and local real estate transactions and has extensive experience in representing public and private real estate companies, entrepreneurs, developers, property owners, sellers and purchasers. FBC’s scope of activity is exceptionally broad, and encompasses all of the principal facets of a sophisticated transaction-based real estate practice: development projects, planning and zoning matters, income-yielding properties, sale and lease of real estate assets, real estate taxation and real estate litigation. The practice has a deep familiarity with accompanying complex and lengthy urban renewal projects in general and TAMA 38/2 projects in particular.
The unsurpassed strength of FBC’s broad and sophisticated Real Estate practice stems from our first-class business acumen, in-depth knowledge, and pivotal roles in major real estate transactions on behalf of public and private real estate companies, REITs, entrepreneurs, developers, owners, sellers and purchasers, lenders, and landlords and tenants.
Fischer (FBC & Co.) has a thriving Tel Aviv-based real estate practice that enjoys an outstanding reputation in the market. The firm advises leading Israeli REITs, as well as real estate developers and insurance companies. It has noted experience in the planning and development of large-scale office buildings and residential projects. The team is frequently mandated to assist with zoning and planning matters, in addition to lease agreements. It also aptly advises on real estate financing and taxation. In 2021, the firm was strengthened by the arrival of more than 30 real estate lawyers from Amit, Pollak, Matalon.
Interviewees report that the team "works perfectly well and back each other up," which "allows them to deal with our needs in a timely manner."
Another source noted: "Fischer is in a league of its own."
An FBC team led by Amir Chen continues to represent the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in a ILS1.4 billion combination agreement with Gav Yam Land relating to the construction, operation and leasing of a business park.
Firm managing partner Amir Chen enjoys a top reputation in the real estate sector in Israel. He represents clients in significant transactions and litigation matters, with additional strength advising on urban renewal project development.
Tel Aviv-based Anat Sterenlib-Molkho recently joined Fischer from APM. She handles a wide array of mixed-use developments and offers additional experience in acquisitions and financing across the real estate sector.
Tel Aviv-based Sagi Hammer is an experienced real estate lawyer who represents clients across a range of transactions including the purchase and sale of both property and land. His practice also includes a focus on real estate taxation.
"He is attentive, very talented and super-responsive. I feel I am in the best possible hands with Sagi Hammer, both personally and professionally." "Sagi Hammer is extremely professional, has tons of relevant experience and is highly responsive."
Tali Salton-Yeshua is an experienced zoning and planning lawyer noted for her representation of private landowners and real estate companies. Based in Tel Aviv, she regularly acts on urban renewal and neighbourhood planning mandates.