High-tech & Venture Capital
We regularly advise international and Israeli technology companies, entrepreneurs, start-ups and investors on a broad range of technology-related transactions.
Our focus on cross-border work and on a select number of practice areas enables our partner-led teams to provide expert advice to international and Israeli technology companies, entrepreneurs, startups and investors.
ERM advises Capital One’s venture arm on the $10.5M Series A+ investment in Source Defense
ERM advised Capital One’s venture arm on its strategic investment into Israeli cyber-security start-up Source Defense. Jeremy Seeff, Partner in ERM’s Hi-Tech & Venture Capital practice acted for Capital One together with associate Bar Mor. For further reading, click here (Globes)
Natalie Noy in an interview for Calcalist regarding the uniqueness of the high-tech niche
Natalie Noy, Co-Head of ERM’s High-tech & Venture Capital practice, in an interview for Calcalist regarding the uniqueness of the high-tech niche. Natalie shares her predictions for 2020 in tech and investments and talks about what guided her to strive to be a leading female advocate in her field. for further reading (He) click here.
We have gained extensive across-the-board experience advising clients operating in Israel’s most dynamic technological sectors, including: fin-tech; software; cyber-security; media; gaming; digital advertising; smart city; telecommunications; mobile; internet; biopharmaceutical and medical devices.
We have long-standing partnerships with our start-up clients. We contribute to their growth from the inception and structuring phase, through to the protection of their technology and IP, their fund raising rounds and day-to-day operations, and to the negotiation and completion of their sale or IPO and beyond.
We have extensive experience advising technology clients in relation to a wide spectrum of commercial transactions, including: licensing agreements; outsourcing agreements; co-development agreements; manufacturing agreements; distribution agreements and agency agreements.
We assist our technology clients with the protection and exploitation of their intellectual property and have extensive expertise in intellectual property-related transactions.
We have a number of clients that run accelerator programmes and regularly partner with them to run workshops for our start-ups. These include: Israel Tech Challenge, LeumiTech, WPP, William Hill and Innogy.
Among our clients are Vodafone, Crossrider, Innogy, Vertex Venture Capital, Adler Chomski Group, Anatomy, Medical Technologies, Maverick Ventures, Karamba Security, Marimedia, RocketPlay, Songo Media, Israel Venture Network and others.
International Legal Directories
The major legal directories regularly recognise our technology practice as a market leader.