Amit, Pollak, Matalon & Co. (APM & Co.) is a top-tier Israeli law firm, offering extensive knowledge and expertise in all areas of corporate and commercial law. With 56 years of experience and over 70 lawyers, we provide a complete package of legal services to Israeli and international clients from across all business sectors.
Aharon Pollak, Moshe Matalon, Arie Neiger, Doron Levy, Eldad Koresh, Yonatan Altman, Daniel Marcus
Ian Rostowsky, Anat Sterenlib-Molkho, Shlomo Landress, Asaf Biger, Gal Oren, Ofra Cohen
Maya Issacharov, Orit Israeli, Erez Haver, Aya Reich-Mina, Racheli Guz-Lavi, Ayelet Torem
Nahum Amit (1923-2007)
Line of Business
APM & Co. represents some of Israel's leading enterprises, including publicly traded corporations, industrial companies, real estate developers and contractors, private equity and venture capital funds, high-tech companies, software houses, banking institutions, insurance companies and trade unions. The firm's clientele also includes mutual fund managers, stock-brokers and provident funds.
APM & Co. is consistently recognized in international and local leading directories of the legal profession, such as, Chambers and Partners, EMEA Legal 500, Dun's 100 and BdiCode.
Areas of Expertise
Corporate, Capital Markets and M&A – APM & Co. represents companies, in public offerings and private placements of equity and debt in Israel and abroad; in complex M&A transactions, corporate restructurings, and on ongoing corporate and public reporting matters.
High-Tech, Venture Capital and Private Equity – APM & Co. has extensive experience in representing domestic and foreign funds, technology companies and entrepreneurs in private equity and VC investments (all stages). The firm has special expertise in the formation of investment vehicles and funds of all types.
Finance – APM & Co. advises clients on intricate and large scale financing transactions in Israel and abroad, including with banking consortia and institutional investors, and on the structuring of financial instruments.
Antitrust – APM & Co. represents high-profile clients in a full range of antitrust and competition matters, including in the context of mergers and acquisitions, restrictive trade practices and monopoly proclamation proceedings.
Environmental – APM & Co. has the leading environmental practice in Israel, serving the main industrial companies as well as the major infrastructure, gas and oil companies. The firm represents clients on a broad range of environmental matters, including regulation and legislation, clean-tech projects, toxic torts, class actions and environmental criminal proceedings.
Commercial – APM &Co. advises clients on a wide range of commercial agreements, including distribution, OEM, outsourcing, licensing and joint ventures.
Litigation, Dispute Resolution and Class Actions – APM & Co. represents clients in all types of litigation, arbitration and mediation proceedings before a wide range of courts and tribunals and in class actions.
Bankruptcy, Liquidation and Reorganization – APM & Co. represents both creditors (including financial institutions and banks) and debtors in work-outs, restructuring, reorganization and intricate domestic and cross-border bankruptcy and insolvency proceedings.
Real Estate & Construction – APM & Co. represents local and international real estate developers, building contractors, investors and companies in various real-estate transactions in Israel and abroad. The firm counsels clients on the acquisition of properties, obtaining permits, securing financing and through the completion of sales.
Taxation – APM & Co.'s tax department takes a creative approach in handling Israeli and international tax matters. The firm offers advice on tax structures (local and offshore), tax permits and exemptions, and has published the leading Israeli treatise on International Taxation.
Employment and Labor – APM & Co. provides its clients with comprehensive legal advice on all matters pertaining to employment and labor law, including in the context of M&A transactions, and on employee compensation plans. The firm routinely represents clients before labor courts, arbitration panels and other tribunals.
Intellectual Property – APM & Co. advises clients on the development and commercialization of intellectual property rights, on licensing agreements and on trademark prosecution. The firm handles cases of enforcement of various types of intellectual property rights, including patents, trademarks, copyrights, designs and trade secrets.
Infrastructure, Projects and Energy – APM & Co. represents corporations and conglomerates in the structuring, development and construction of conventional and renewable energy projects, involving complex multinational regulatory aspects and financing matters. The firm holds considerable experience in BOT and PFI projects.
Regulatory and Compliance – APM & Co.'s regulatory and compliance practice offers clients counsel and strategic advice on a host of issues pertaining to legislation and public policy. The firm is involved in the preparation of drafts of proposed regulation and position papers, particularly in the fields of anti-trust, corporate and securities, tenders and consumer protection. APM & Co. routinely represents clients in legislative sessions of the parliament committees and of executive branch bodies.
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