Project Finance and Banking
Our firm provides banking and financing advice in connection with various banking transactions and cases, involving financial institutions both in Israel and abroad. We provide our clients with legal advice on both local and cross border transactions, each with the special attention required. Understanding this dynamic field, we constantly provide innovative solutions and advice to meet each client's needs and goals.
Our clients include a wide array of financial institutions, including various banks and investment entities engaged in providing debt financing and project finance, or otherwise engaged in the provision of banking services, on the one hand, as well as private sector individuals and companies seeking for finance, on the other hand.
We adapt to each of our client's needs, and advise on all of the required aspects of the complex financing, commercial and regulatory requirements.
Our firm represents Bank Hapoalim, Israel's largest bank, acting as the arranger and senior lender in a facility agreement for the finance, construction, operation and maintenance of an 800 Mega Watts capacity power plant in the south of Israel, estimated at approx. US$ 1,000,000,000.
Our firm represents, on a regular basis, Israel Credit Cards Ltd., a subsidiary of Discount Bank and issuer of VISA, Master Card and Diners credit cards in Israel.
Our firm represented a real estate developer in connection with a credit facility agreement with UniCredit Bank Austria for the construction of an office building at the center of Moscow. We accompanied the amendment of the facility agreement following the global financial crisis and the crisis in the real estate area in Russia.
Our firm represents Silicon Valley Bank in various transactions for the grant of financing to various Israeli start-up companies.