What the team is known for
Highly experienced team of real estate experts, frequently selected to represent major public and private industry players, including developers, contractors and holding companies. Advises on an array of projects in the residential, commercial and industrial spheres, both in Israel and abroad. Assists major international technology companies with real estate matters including the leasing of Israeli offices. Particularly well known for its involvement in urban renewal projects. As well as assisting clients with all stages of planning and construction, the team leverages the wider capabilities of the firm to advise on contentious real estate issues. The robust practice was strengthened by the lateral hire of the majority of the real estate team from Berkman Wechsler Bloom & Co.
Peers recognise the team as being a "leading firm" in the real estate market.
Sources agree: "They are one of the strongest firms in this sector. They are very well known and active."
Provides ongoing advice to Canada Israel Group on its domestic and international real estate transactions, including support on tenders, leasing agreements, planning and construction matters.
is described by market sources as a "talented lawyer"
for his handling of a wide array of commercial and residential real estate transactions. He is also experienced at handling litigation, planning and regulatory mandates arising from real estate construction and development.
Co-head of the firm's real estate group Avi Arad
is routinely called upon for his expertise in real estate M&A. He also provides counsel on a wide array of urban renewal projects and is highlighted by market observers for his "insights into the law."
is highly skilled at advising on commercial and residential projects and is sought after by clients for his expertise in major real estate financing matters. Interviewees describe him as a "veteran in the field"
who "knows a lot of people and is a brilliant lawyer."
He co-heads the firm's real estate department.