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.
New Standard Contractual Clauses published
GDPR permits data transfers to countries outside the EU / EEA only if certain safeguards are implemented to ensure an adequate level of data protection in the country of the data importer. The most common safeguard for securing such transfers are the so-called ‘standard contractual clauses’ (“SCCs”). On 4 June 2021, the EU Commission published […]
ERM advises Kape on a financing transaction.
ERM advises Kape and its 6 Israeli subsidiaries on a financing transaction across the bank of Ireland, Barclays, BNPP. The Israeli subsidiaries were required to provide a broad set of securities to the banks. Asaf Rimon, Partner of ERM’s Corporate and M&A practice acted for Kape together with associates Adi Rafaeli and Jonathan Zerker. For media coverage of the deal in […]
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.