S. Friedman, Abramson & Co.

Real Estate, Planning and Construction, Urban Renewal, Maritime, Aviation and Transportation, Real Estate Taxation, Litigation and Class Actions, Mergers & Acquisitions, Securities and Capital Markets, Higher Education, Health Care, Communication and Media, Israeli and Global Taxation, Corporate, Commercial, Labor Law, Antitrust and Competition Law, Tenders, Administrative and Public Law, Energy and Infrastructure, Intellectual Property and Trademarks, Hi-Tech, Banking, Finance & International Transactions, Torts and Insurance, Associations and Non-Profits Organizations

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Established: 1939
Line of Business: Real Estate, Planning and Construction, Urban Renewal, Maritime, Aviation and Transportation, Real Estate Taxation, Litigation and Class Actions, Mergers & Acquisitions, Securities and Capital Markets, Higher Education, Health Care, Communication and Media, Israeli and Global Taxation, Corporate, Commercial, Labor Law, Antitrust and Competition Law, Tenders, Administrative and Public Law, Energy and Infrastructure, Intellectual Property and Trademarks, Hi-Tech, Banking, Finance & International Transactions, Torts and Insurance, Associations and Non-Profits Organizations
Address: Tel Aviv Office: 146 Menachem Begin Rd., Azrieli Town Tower, Tel Aviv 6492103
Tel: 972-3-6931931 Fax: 972-3-6931930
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Haifa Office: 9 Andrei Sakharov St., 1 Matam Towers, Haifa 3508409
Tel:972-4-8546666 Fax: 972-4-8546677
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Jerusalem Office: 2 Beitar St., Beit HaTaylat, Jerusalem 9338601
Tel: 972-2-5654000 Fax: 972-2-5654001
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Phone: 972-3-6931931
Fax: 972-3-6931930
Email: [email protected]
Website: https://friedman.co.il/
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Company Executives

  • Amir Cohen-Dor, S. Friedman, Abramson & Co.

    Amir Cohen-Dor

    Managing Partner

    S. Friedman, Abramson & Co.

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    Amir Cohen-Dor
  • Hadar Tal, S. Friedman, Abramson & Co.

    Hadar Tal

    Managing Partner

    S. Friedman, Abramson & Co.

  • Ephraim Abramson, S. Friedman, Abramson & Co.

    Ephraim Abramson

    Managing Partner

    S. Friedman, Abramson & Co.

  • Avraham Aberman, S. Friedman, Abramson & Co.

    Avraham Aberman

    Managing Partner

    S. Friedman, Abramson & Co.

Additional Partners

    Sarit Molcho
    Itamar Anaby
    Lily Doron
    Tal Enat-Ben Arieh
    Yair Assael
    Osnat Eliram
    Michael Safran
    Jeffrey Rashba
    Arnon Mainfeld
    Nira Cory
    Ifat Minzer-Koll
    Ami Hordes
    Haya Spiegel
    Odeya Brick-Zarsky
    Gil Hagay
    Aviva Zigmond
    Rafi Shapiro
    Gavriel Disegni
    Yochai Schechter
    Dror Gidron
    Liat Sass
    Yaniv Kleinblatt
    Merav Gilboa
    Nirit Weinbach
    Maoz Rot
    Roiy Cohen
    Assaf Irony
    Oded Rehan
    Yoad Perets
    Noam Rosenberg
    Yoni Cohen
    Dan Lieberman
    Einat Wiener-Timsit
    Guy Eizenberg
    Shimrit Golan
    Maya Shlomi
    Amit Yinon
    Liron Koren
    Simon Synett
    Roi Harel
    Nitzan Nishlis
    Yonatan Friedman
    Oren Sharon
    Avi Kabani
    Guy Sasportas
    Tamar Hacker of Counsel
    Harry Grynberg of Counsel
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About S. Friedman, Abramson & Co.

In 2022, S. Friedman & Co. merged with Efraim Abramson & Co. to form the law firm S. Friedman, Abramson & Co., which is one of the oldest and most valued firms in Israel. Since its establishment (1939) until today, it has been involved in numerous significant intersections in the Israeli economy.
The firm is constantly evolving and growing, while adapting to global innovations and looking towards the future. The firm’s clients benefit from the extensive and varied experience of the legal team, operating as a one-stop-shop, providing its clients with the best legal service possible.

International Practice

Among its expertise, SFA has substantial and in-depth knowledge and experience in international activity, thanks to a close and long-standing relationship with law firms and accountants in the USA, Europe, Asia, and Africa. In addition, several of our partners and lawyers have worked in leading international law firms, mainly in the USA.

Practice Areas

Real Estate, Planning and Construction, Urban Renewal - SFA’s Real Estate department advises clients on major projects both in Israel and abroad, and is involved in cross-border financing, planning, urban renewal, acquisitions, and transactions.

Mergers & Acquisitions - SFA is frequently involved in all aspects of merger and acquisition transactions, including due diligence processes, complex negotiations, and drafting, closing and pre-closing procedures and obtaining governmental and other approvals and ongoing integration activities following closing.

Maritime, Aviation & Transportation - SFA is the most preeminent Israeli law firm in this field. The firm represents international corporations in connection with building, leasing, and selling of vessels and aircraft, joint ventures, consortia agreements, logistic agreements, maritime insurance, and international shipping. In the aerospace sector, the firm advises manufacturers, owners, and financial institutions in Israel and abroad, with matters of purchase, financing, sale, and lease of aircrafts.

Litigation & Class Action - SFA has extensive experience in representing clients before the Israeli courts, as well as in arbitration and mediation proceedings, and specializes in a wide range of fields. In addition, it specializes in defense representation in representative actions and provides guidance in dissolution, liquidation, and receivership processes.
Commercial and Corporate - SFA is regularly involved in a wide range of commercial transactions, has a long-standing and thorough expertise in Israeli corporate law, and accompanies many corporations from the establishment stage onwards.

Labor Law - SFA has extensive experience advising large corporations and employers, including some of the largest companies in Israel, academic institutions, and hi-tech companies, on matters of labor relations and labor disputes, both private and collective.

Banking, Finance & International Transactions - SFA has extensive experience with international transactions, including in the fields of financing, banking, and international trade.

High-Tech - SFA’s High-Tech department is currently considered one of the most prominent and valued in this field, in Israel. The department accompanies technology companies, through all stages of their development and growth, technology incubators, venture capital funds and investment funds, both during their establishment and accompanying their businesses.

Securities and Capital Markets - SFA provides day-to-day legal advice to public and private companies (Israeli or foreign, traded on the TASE, foreign markets, or both), which includes disclosure and corporate governance and compliance guidance, private placements, and issuance of equity and debt securities to the public.

Intellectual Property and Trademarks - SFA’s IP department enjoys a vast experience and a deep understanding of the IP world, with a team that handles copyright, designs, developers’ rights, commercial torts and more.

Energy and Infrastructure - SFA accompanies a long list of government and private companies in the transportation and energy fields, and advises on various matters, including large-scale projects, regulation, planning and construction, drafting tenders and agreements, and representation in complex litigation procedures.

Antitrust & Competition - SFA’s antitrust department represents companies in a large range of matters, including ongoing advice and opinions on antitrust matters, representation of parties before the regulator and tribunal and antitrust-related litigation proceedings.

Communication and Media - SFA is very knowledgeable in all media organizations related aspects and advises on various issues to many prominent media companies.

Administrative and Public Law - SFA is one of the leading law firms in Israel in this field, and has extensive experience working with government ministries, statutory author-ities, public sector institutions and dual-essence institutions, in matters of administrative and public law, regulation, legislation and structural reform issues.

Tenders - SFA has distinctive expertise in the tenders field; conducting tenders, accompanying tender committees, representing in courts proceedings, whether on the part of the tenderer, the winner, or in connection with the validity of the win.

Israeli and Global Taxation - SFA provides first rate tax advice to domestic and international corporations and individuals, in relation to direct, indirect, real estate and municipal taxes.

Real Estate Taxation - The advice provided includes complex tax planning, ongoing legal advice in projects, representation in proceedings before real estate taxation authorities, appeal committees and the courts, preparation of opinions, pre-rolling, and representation in municipal proceedings.

Higher Education - SFA is very active in this field and serves as the exclusive legal counsel to a large university in Israel. The firm also provides various legal services to other universities and institutes of higher education.

Health Care - SFA represents health funds and hospitals in all their operations.
Torts and Insurance - The tort and insurance department represents local and foreign insurers, as well as various companies, in diverse tort claims. In connection with the firm’s leading position in maritime law, the firm’s tort and insurance law department represents P&I clubs, lessees, and owners of vessels, in tort litigation cases involving injuries of sailors and cruise ships vacationers.

For the Benefit of the Community

S. Friedman, Abramson & Co. values community contribution, and often donates and represents non-profit organizations pro-bono.

Clients

The firm’s clients include leading entities in the economy, private and public companies and multinational corporations, such as: ZIM Integrated Shipping Services, IKEA, Azrieli Group, Israel Electricity Company, Tnuva, Clalit Health Services, Mega Or Holdings Ltd., Pai Siam, Bronfman-Fisher Group, The Independent Education, Minrav Real Estate, Omer Construction & Engineering, KAN - Israeli Broadcasting Corp, McCann Tel Aviv, “Mishpacha” newspaper and magazine, Bank of Israel, Council for Higher Education, NTA, Ayalon Highways, Energy Infrastructures, MER GROUP, Museum of the Biblical Lands, AccuBeat, Maersk Line, TIL, MSC, JTLV, The Chamber of Shipping, The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Haifa and the North, Israel Natural Gas Lines, Haifa University, Weizmann Institute of Science, Tel Aviv University, Bar-Ilan University, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, The jewelry exchange, Ramada Jerusalem Hotel, Leonardo Plaza Hotel Jerusalem, Chromagen, Gav-Yam, Paz, Klil, Plasson, Super-Pharm, Ha-mashbir Lezarchan, Eldan, Luzon Group, Israel Railways, Rom Geves Casings & Coverings (1997) Ltd., DRS RADA Technologies, Poalim I.B.I.-Managing & Underwriting Ltd., Ralco Agen-cies Ltd., Plastopil Hazorea Ltd., Adidas Israel Ltd., Rekah Pharmaceutical Industries & Co., Taro, and many more.

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