The Firm’s practice is highly international and therefore, in addition to the Spanish affiliation with the leading Spanish law firm of Cremades Calvo Sottelo, the Firm has established a worldwide network of strong and active relationships with numerous law firms in many countries, including leading law firms from the United States, Canada, Europe, the Far East, and Australia.
The Firm’s branch in Zurich has been operating since 1998 and it services Israeli clients as well as non-Israeli clients in all matters related to taxation, trusts, estates and banking.
The Firm practices and specializes in all areas of the Civil and Commercial Law. The Firm has vast experience in all types of M&A transactions, establishing and administering trusts, advising and providing legal opinions on: international taxation issues, regulation of capital markets, banking and insurance. The Firm specializes in international transactions, intra-family agreements and inter-generational asset transfers, negotiations with the Israel Tax Authority regarding pre-rulings and tax arrangements, real estate transactions in Israel and abroad, facilitating and initiating zoning procedures and applications throughout Israel, Planning and Building Law, Land Expropriation Law.
The Firm also boasts an experienced litigation department, specializing in commercial litigation and tort litigation, including cases involving work-place generated damages, and is one of the leading firms in handling law suits related to Parkinson’s disease caused by the exposure to toxic materials in the work place.
Our Firm has considerable experience in immigration law and obtaining Israeli work permits for foreign experts in a variety of fields. It also specializes in sports law.
The Firm numbers among its clients, substantial corporate clients in Israel, the UK, France, and Switzerland, as well as several banks in Israel and Switzerland. The Firm’s private clients reside in numerous jurisdictions in addition to Israel. The Firm acts for several hi-tech start-ups and has also gathered considerable experience in the Internet gaming field.
Members of the Firm are the authors of all the Israel materials and data of the Private Banking section and the Financial Products section of the Baker & McKenzie website LawInContextwww.lawincontext.com, which deals with all legal aspects relating to these subjects in over thirty-five countries.