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Ronen co-heads the cross-border mergers, acquisition, banking and finance department of the firm. Recognized as a leading individual by Legal 500, Ronen concentrates on all aspects of corporate, bank and asset financing, as well as bank and financing regulatory aspects.
Ronen has vast expertise and experience in representing both lenders and borrowers in financing transactions, as well as complex M&A transactions which require regulatory approvals and consents.
Ronen has advised all of the major banks active in Israel, the Israeli leverage funds and major corporate borrowers, in their bank lending transactions as well as institutional debt placements.
Ronen has also significant experience in banking and anti-money laundering regulation, including licensing of banking corporations, acquisition of controlling stakes in Israeli banks and the securitization of financial assets.
Ronen was previously the founding partner of Preis, Baharav & co., a financing and partner at Herzog, Fox & Neeman.
Recent transactions include representation of Israel Discount Bank in several loan transactions, obtaining the required licenses and permits for several foreign banks in Israel, and several loan transactions extended by the Israeli leverage funds and other institutional investors.