Giora Erdinast, Doni Toledano, Uri Noy, Yoav Dankner, Roy Caner, Raanan Kalir, Alon Binyamini, Ran Sprinzak, Miriam Kleinberger-Attar, Dan Sella, Lior Oren, Hadas Bekel, Viva Gayer
Michal Rothschild, Roy Harash, Naama Levi, Tomer Weissman, Eran Winner, Shay Dayan, Nadav Olgan, Hagar Guri Greenboim, Nitzan Aberbach, Rotem Jedidya, Arik Brenneisen
Modi Sherpsky, Nir Friedman,Naama Ehrlich, Gil Levkovitz
The firm comprises of approximately 120 lawyers and interns, many of whom have studied at Ivy League law schools, are members of the New York or other US state bars, and have practiced law at leading US law firms. Our industry insight and experience attract clients across the spectrum of many sectors, including banks and financial institutions, infrastructure and energy companies, private equity and venture capital funds, global corporations, telecom and service providers, TV channels, hi-tech companies, and many more.
Fields of Expertise
Commercial Litigation: EBN has played a major role in some of the most influential business disputes in Israel, representing some of the largest corporations in Israel, as well as international clients. The firm’s outstanding reputation in courtroom and in ADR proceedings begins with its exceptionally quality team of commercial litigators who have clerked for Supreme Court Justices, studied at Ivy League universities in the US and who are experts in a wide range of legal arenas.The litigation handled by the firm covers a wide range of commercial areas, including disputes over satellite broadcasts and other telecommunication issues, public tenders, shareholders’ disputes, and banking and bankruptcy cases. EBN has developed special expertise in class action litigation, representing both plaintiffs and defendants with considerable success.
Mergers and Acquisitions: EBN routinely represents its clients, which include global private equity funds and multinational companies, in complex domestic and international corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, investment agreements, financing agreements and entrepreneurial agreements. The firm has been involved in a large number of M&As, including some of the largest transactions conducted in Israel. In recognition of EBN’s position at the forefront of the market, the firm was named the 2017 Israel M&A Legal Advisor of the Year by Mergermarket
Energy and Infrastructure: EBN is widely recognized as one of the country’s leading law firms in the energy and infrastructure field. The firm represents sponsors and project companies in connection with the development, construction and operation of energy and infrastructure projects, including power plants, water facilities, transportation, power and gas purchase agreements, tenders, licensing, regulatory matters and more.
EBN has unique expertise with respect to the regulation of the energy and infrastructure markets, and has broad and extensive experience, as well as in-depth understanding of the relevant regulation and regulators.
Media and Communications: EBN is a leader in the area of communications in Israel. The firm routinely represents many of the leading media and communications companies in the country, and has been involved in high-profile litigation concerning competition and regulatory matters in the satellite broadcast and telecommunications industries. EBN also advises its clients regarding content acquisitions and licensing.
Hi-Tech and Venture Capital: EBN represents many venture capital and private equity funds, and startups, through all stages, and has acquired considerable expertise in numerous aspects of the hi-tech industry. EBN handles VC investments in both Israeli and foreign corporations, representing entrepreneurs, VC funds, corporate funds and other investors. In addition, EBN handles a wide range of intellectual property matters for its clients, including licenses, development and production agreements, and OEM agreements.
Securities and Capital Markets: EBN acts as a general counsel to publicly traded corporations. In this capacity, the firm routinely handles the submission of prospectuses, various filings and reports to the Israeli Securities Commission and the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange, as well as advises its clients with respect to securities regulation. EBN is also very skilled in public offerings of securities, in Israel and abroad.
Antitrust Law: EBN has developed a great deal of expertise in antitrust law, inter alia, the firm represents a range of clients, such as satellite TV service providers, imported cigarette distributors, infrastructure and transport companies and leading telecommunication companies, in court proceedings and before the Antitrust Authority and Commissioner.
Insolvency and Restructuring: EBN has extensive experience in the fields of insolvency & restructuring, specializing in all areas of receivership, creditors’ arrangements and rehabilitation and acquisitions of financially distressed companies. The firm’s partners are regularly appointed by the courts to serve as special managers, liquidators, receivers or trustees in stay of proceedings in complex cases of insolvency.
Real Estate: EBN’s real estate department has vast experience in various real estate aspects, including representing clients in real estate transactions including commercial projects, residential projects, infrastructure projects and hotels, and in planning and construction procedures.
Labor Law: EBN provides its clients with vast expertise in labor law, with a focus on advising employers. The firm handles work, collective and individual agreements, and negotiations in work disputes, as well as preparing agreements including benefits for senior employees.
Regulation & Administrative Law: EBN has a long and rich history of representing individuals, corporations and financial institutions in their interaction with governmental agencies, administrative entities and administrative tribunals.
Banking and Finance: EBN corporate borrowers, equity sponsors, banks and financial institutions on complex domestic and international financing transactions across every industry and sector. The firm comprises lawyers with broad experience in effecting senior, mezzanine and equity financing transactions while acting both for lenders and borrowers.
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