Energy & Infrastructure
We regularly advise sponsors, financiers and contractors on the development and financing of large-scale projects, with specific expertise in energy. We stand out as a result of our unique focus, expertise and approach.
Our focus on cross-border work and on a select number of practice areas enables our partner-led teams to provide expert advice to Israeli and international companies.
EU – US Data Privacy Framework and the Judicial Redress Mechanism
As previously reported by ERM [https://bit.ly/43F3uvQ], the European Commission adopted its adequacy decision for the EU-U.S. Data Privacy Framework on 10 July 2023. US companies that are certified under the Data Privacy Framework (“DPF”) may now receive personal data from EU-based data exporters without the need for additional data protection safeguards. One noteworthy change brought by […]
EU Commission Adopts EU-U.S. Data Privacy Framework Adequacy Decision
The European Commission adopted its adequacy decision for the EU-U.S. Data Privacy Framework on 10 July 2023. According to the adequacy decision, “the Commission concludes that the United States ensures an adequate level of protection for personal data transferred under the EU-U.S. Data Privacy Framework from a controller or a processor in the Union to certified […]
We appreciate the complexity of projects work and the necessity to allocate risks in a judicious manner. Combining our expertise in the fields of finance, corporate, regulation and real estate, we offer comprehensive advice in relation to the most complex energy and infrastructure projects, including private commercial projects, governmental concession-based projects and privatisation projects.
Our lawyers have advised sponsors and financiers on Israel’s most significant infrastructure projects, including toll roads, desalination plants, airports, rail facilities and ports. Our experience includes private commercial projects, governmental concession-based projects and privatisation of operational infrastructure assets.
Oil And Gas
Following the discovery of significant hydrocarbon discoveries, Israel’s oil and gas industry is undergoing rapid growth and development. We have gained significant experience and expertise advising oil and gas companies, suppliers, investors and financiers on a wide range of upstream, midstream and downstream projects carried out both in Israel and abroad.
We are widely considered a market leader in the power sector and have advised sponsors, financiers and contractors on the development and financing of some of the most groundbreaking conventional, solar, wind, pump storage, bio-mass, geothermic and cogeneration power projects undertaken in Israel in recent years.
Clients & Assignments
We regularly act for major international and Israeli clients such as NTA – Metropolitan Mass Transit System Ltd, Bank Leumi, Paz, Ashdod Refinery, Tahal Water Energy, Netafim, Siemens, Hutchison, Dafora, Israel Land Development Company, Focal Energy, Arava Power, Afcon and Solaer Group, Bpifrance, Oshrad, Elecnor, RWE and Shandong Hi-Speed Group (SDHS) & China Shandong International Economic & Technical Cooperation Corporation (CSI).
International Legal Directories
The major legal directories regularly recognise our energy and infrastructure practice as a market leader.