Chairman: Dr. Lipa Meir, Zuriel Lavie, Alon Pomeranc
Managing Partner and Chairman of the Executive Committee: Alon Pomeranc
Number of partners: over 42 Number of lawyers: over 80
Languages: English, French, Hebrew
As one of the most reputable, professional and forward-thinking business law firms in Israel, Lipa Meir & Co. is a prime destination for domestic and multinational clients searching for personal, professional and creative legal services.
Founded by Dr Lipa Meir in 1987, Lipa Meir & Co. has been at the forefront of the Israeli legal market for more than thirty years. Having grown and expanded steadily, we continue to maintain our firm commitment to the highest standards, personal attention and tailor-made response to each client’s unique concerns and needs and providing a raft of advice in all fields of commercial-civil law.
Comprising some 80 attorneys, Lipa Meir & Co.’s dedicated core of professionals serves its clients in multi-faceted roles of transactional or litigation legal services, always looking at both the Israeli market and outwards for the global success of its clients. With attorneys who have studied, trained and worked overseas, Lipa Meir & Co. is well versed in the business trends, opportunities and challenges for clients operating in various jurisdictions, including the US, Europe, Asia and Latin America, helping Israeli clients expand abroad, as well as helping international clients buy, or invest in, Israeli companies and conduct business in the Israeli market.
Forefront of Key Sectors:
Lipa Meir & Co.’s understanding of global trends and its experience in diverse sectors, position it on the front line of a rapidly changing business environment, and allow Lipa Meir & Co. to provide corporate clients, banks, financial institutions, funds and individual entrepreneurs with the most up-to-date advice and innovative legal structures for their transactions, and effective implementable solutions to their challenges. Lipa Meir & Co. roster of public and private companies span a diverse range of industries and include prominent banking and financial institutions, investment houses, the largest HMO in Israel, the largest and leading food supplier group in Israel, the largest commercial real estate group in Israel, insurance companies, multinationals, leading retailers, and companies in the automotive, cyber, energy, healthcare and life sciences, high-tech, real estate, telecommunication, media, energy, construction, Kibbutzim and other sectors.
Agility & Attention:
Lipa Meir & Co.’s clients benefit greatly from this vast and diverse experience of both, domestic and international markets, and are reassured by its agility, understanding and ability to seamlessly expand the areas of expertise offered to clients. As a result, its authentic, full-service ‘one-stop-shop’ allows Lipa Meir & Co. to shape creative and unique legal responses that fit the diverse needs of each client, right down to the smallest detail.
The Most Integrated Service:
Widely recognised by international and domestic legal directories, Lipa Meir & Co.’s key departments — cross border — mergers and acquisitions, banking and financing; international and healthcare; commercial; high tech; litigation and dispute resolution; real estate and finance and labour — maintain close communication and constantly share insight to ensure that clients receive the most comprehensive, informed and integrated advice to achieve their objectives.
Advice with Impact:
The firm’s combined knowledge — commercial, technical and regulatory — continues to involve its lawyers in the most strategic cross-border mergers and acquisitions, the largest and most complex financing transactions, and pivotal real estate and energy projects, the latter including all five desalination plants in Israel and the construction of Israel’s largest privately owned natural gas fuelled power station.
Main Areas of Practice:
Antitrust & Competition
Arbitration & ADR
Banking & Finance
Capital Markets & Securities
Class Actions & Derivative
Cleantech & Clean Energy
Cooperative Societies & Agriculture
Defense Industries, Security & Cyber
Healthcare & Life Sciences
High-Tech & Technology
Insolvency & Restructuring Insurance
Internet & e-Commerce
Litigation & Dispute Resolution
Mergers & Acquisitions
Planning & Construction Proceedings
Project Finance, Infrastructure & Energy
Regulation & Administrative
Telecommunication & IT Technologies