Gornitzky & Co

TMT Department

Israel
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What the team is known for Excellent knowledge and reputation in the field of telecoms advising clients on transactional matters, licensing and disputes. Represents clients including cellular operators, commercial TV channels and internet providers. Offers increased bench strength in hi-tech mandates, with particular activity advising on investment transactions and financing rounds.

Strengths One client noted the firm for its "knowledge, punctuality and dedication. They work very hard and, sometimes, literally around the clock to make things happen in the needed timeframes," adding: "They are the best law firm I have ever worked with."

Sources rate the team highly, citing its "clear and unambiguous legal advice, responsiveness and high level of customer services."

Work highlights Acted for Yes on a number of matters, including legislative changes and applications to the Ministry of Communication concerning the amendment of licences and disputes.

Notable practitioners

Daniel Marcus frequently acts for clients making and receiving private capital and PE investments in the tech market. One client stated: "I feel that you are certain in all advice you get and that it comes from experience and knowledge of the market."

Head of telecoms and media at the firm, Lior Porat is an acclaimed practitioner with extensive corporate, regulatory and disputes expertise in the space. Sources describe him as "very commercially oriented and a problem solver." One interviewee opined: "He's one of the best negotiators I have ever seen."

Shlomo Landress is a knowledgeable and well-regarded corporate practitioner with experience acting on cross-border transactions. He regularly advises on inbound acquisitions and financing rounds.