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November 2nd, 2017

World Tax 2018 ranks Gornitzky & Co. as a Tier 1 firm once again.

March 23rd, 2017

Gornitzky & Co. leads in the Dun's 100 ranking for 2017
Once again, this year Gornitzky & Co. is ranked among the leading firms in Dun's 100 ranking by Globes, in 20 different practice areas; the highest ranking in the following fields: Banking and Finance; Capital Market; Commercial Litigation; International Commercial Law; M&A; Private Clients; Tax; Project Finance; Energy and Infrastructure; Real Estate (ranked in the most prestigious category – Dun's Star); Administrative Law; Class Actions; Communication; Insolvency and Hotels.

October 26th, 2016

The International Financial Law Review (IFLR1000) EMEA 2017 named Gornitzky & Co. as a leading law firm

The International Financial Law Review (IFLR1000) EMEA 2017, has once again named Gornitzky & Co. a Tier 1 Banking & Finance, Capital Markets, M&A and Project Finance law firm, and has recommended Gornitzky as a leading law firm in Banking and Finance.


 

Additionally, the guide has recommended the firm's partners Pinhas Rubin, Itay Geffen, Chaim Friedland, Elite Elkon, Eli Elya and Dubi Gross as leading lawyers in the various practice areas on a global scale.


December 1st, 2015

The International Financial Law Review (IFLR1000) EMEA 2016 named Gornitzky & Co. as a leading law firm

The International Financial Law Review (IFLR1000) EMEA 2016 named Gornitzky & Co. a Tier 1 Banking & Finance, Capital Markets, M&A and Project Finance law firm, while also recommending Gornitzky as a leading law firm in Banking and Finance. 

In addition, the guide recommended the firm's partners Pinhas RubinChaim FriedlandItay Geffen,

Dubi Gross,  Eli Elya and Elite Elkonas leading lawyers in the various practice areas.

July 2nd, 2014

Best Lawyers International 2014 recognized seven of Gornitzky & Co.'s partners as Israel's top lawyers in ten different practice areas.

Best Lawyers International 2014 recognized seven of Gornitzky & Co.'s partners as Israel's top lawyers in ten different practice areas: Arbitration and Mediation (Pinhas Rubin), Banking Law (Pinhas Rubin, Moriel Matalon, Zvi Ephrat), Capital Markets Law (Chaim Friedland), Corporate Law (Pinhas Rubin, Moriel Matalon, Chaim Friedland), Finance Law (Pinhas Rubin, Moriel Matalon), Litigation (Pinhas Rubin), Mergers and Acquisitions Law (Pinhas Rubin, Moriel Matalon, Chaim Friedland), Project Finance and Development Practice (Itay Geffen), Tax Law (Pinhas Rubin, Daniel Paserman) and Trusts and Estates (Daniel Paserman).

April 10th, 2013

Corporate INTL 2013 acknowledged Gornitzky & Co. as one of Israel's leading law firms, choosing the firm as the recipient of 3 exclusive global awards.

Corporate INTL 2013 acknowledged Gornitzky & Co. as one of Israel's leading law firms, choosing the firm as the Israeli law firm of the year in the areas of M&A and Commercial Property.


In addition, Daphna Talgam received recognition as winner of the title 'Lawyer of the Year' in the field of Environmental Law.

 

December 31st, 2011

IFLR1000 2012 named Gornitzky & Co. a Tier 1 Project Finance law firm, while also recommending Gornitzky as a leading law firm in the areas of Capital Markets, Banking and M&A. 

 

IFLR1000 2012 named Gornitzky & Co. a Tier 1 Project Finance law firm, while also recommending Gornitzky as a leading law firm in the areas of Capital Markets, Banking and M&A. 

 

The guide also named Mr. Pinhas Rubin (Firm Chairman) and Mr. Itay Geffen (Partner) as Leading lawyers.

March 21st, 2011

Chambers Global 2011 included Gornitzky & Co. in its prestigious "Best in Israel" list of 8 prominent Israeli law firms. A source is quoted as saying, "The firm is a one-stop shop, handling litigation, taxes and M&A. We get everything we need from them” and “They are very smart and responsive – I would highly recommend them to anyone."

Chambers Global 2011 included Gornitzky & Co. in its prestigious "Best in Israel" list of 8 prominent Israeli law firms. A source is quoted as saying "the firm is a one-stop shop, handling litigation, taxes and M&A. We get everything we need from them” and “They are very smart and responsive – I would highly recommend them to anyone."


Gornitzky & Co.'s Tax practice is ranked in Band 1, with Firm Chairman, Mr. Pinhas Rubin, named "one of the finest tax lawyers in Israel." Chambers Global quotes a source saying, "This full-service firm has a skilled tax team, with strong problem-solving abilities."


The firm is endorsed also in the field of Banking & Finance as having "a strong reputation within the banking and finance field" and in Capital Markets, where it is said to be "well known as one of the country's leading firms for both debt and equity work."


Gornitzky & Co.'s Real Estate practice is said to attract "a variety of significant real estate deals with its wide-ranging expertise."


Chambers Global 2011 also recommended the firm's Projects & Energy, Corporate and Dispute Resolution practices.

October 25th, 2017

The International Financial Law Review (IFLR1000) EMEA 2018 ranked Gornitzky & Co. as a Top Tier law firm.

The International Financial Law Review (IFLR1000) EMEA 2018, has once again ranked Gornitzky & Co. a Top Tier firm. 

 

 


March 22nd, 2017

Yet another successful year and recognition of our outstanding abilities! This year, as in previous years, Chambers and Partners, top ranked our firm in various categories. 

This year, as in previous years, the esteemed international ranking guide, Chambers and Partners, top ranked our firm in various categories. Among those prominently ranked were the Head of the Firm, Adv. Pinhas Rubin, who was ranked Eminent Practitioner in the field of Banking and Mergers and Acquisitions, as well as Band 1 in the field of Tax and Litigation; Adv. Jack Smith (Partner) was ranked Band 1 in the field of Energy and Adv. Chaim Friedland (Partner) was ranked Band 1 in the field of Capital Markets. Additional partners identified  as leaders in their field are Eyal Marom and Shlomo Cohen in Real Estate, Ofer Tzur in Litigation, Itay Geffen in Capital Markets and Infrastructure and Project Finance, Eli Elya and Dubi Gross in Banking and Finance, Daniel Paserman and Gil Grady in Tax. Elite Elkon and Avner Finkelshtein were identified as Up and Coming in their respective fields.

March 31st, 2016

Yet another successful year and recognition of our outstanding abilities! This year, as in previous years, Chambers and Partners, top ranked our firm in various categories. 

Yet another successful year and recognition of our outstanding abilities! This year, as in previous years, the esteemed international ranking guide, Chambers and Partners, top ranked our firm in various categories. Among those prominently ranked were the Head of the Firm, Adv. Pinhas Rubin, who was ranked Eminent Practitioner in the field of Banking and Mergers and Acquisitions, as well as Band 1 in the field of Tax and Litigation; Adv. Jack Smith (Partner) was ranked Band 1 in the field of Energy and Adv. Chaim Friedland (Partner) was ranked Band 1 in the field of Capital Markets. Additional partners, defined as leaders in their field are Eyal Marom and Shlomo Cohen in Real Estate, Ofer Tzur in Litigation, Itay Geffen in Capital Markets and Infrastructure and Project Finance, Elite ElkonEli Elya and Dubi Gross in Banking and Finance, Daniel Paserman and Gil Grady in Tax and Avner Finkelshtein in Antitrust

October 30th, 2014

IFLR1000 2015 named Gornitzky & Co. a Tier 1 Project Finance and Capital Markets law firm, while also recommending Gornitzky as a leading law firm in the areas of Banking and M&A. 

IFLR1000 2015 named Gornitzky & Co. a Tier 1 Project Finance and Capital Markets law firm, while also recommending Gornitzky as a leading law firm in the areas of Banking and M&A. The guide also named Pinhas Rubin (Firm Chairman),  Itay Geffen (Partner), Chaim Friedland (Partner) and Dubi Gross (Partner) as Leading lawyers.

 

July 1st, 2014

Gornitzky & Co. was the recipient of the Acquisition International's M&A Award for "Overall Law Firm of the Year " in Israel.

Gornitzky & Co. was the recipient of the Acquisition International's M&A Award for "Overall Law Firm of the Year " in Israel.  In addition, the firm received the "Sustained Excellence in Telecoms" award.

May 23rd, 2012

The DealMakers M&A Awards 2012 campaign recognized Gornitzky & Co. as a winner in the category of Law Firm of the Year – Mergers & Acquisitions.

The DealMakers M&A Awards 2012 campaign recognized Gornitzky & Co. as part of a select number of leading firms working in an advisory capacity within the M&A sector, across the globe, identifying the firm as a winner in the category of Law Firm of the Year – Mergers & Acquisitions.

March 31st, 2011

The Legal 500 2011 ranked Gornitzky & Co. as a top tier law firm in the Tax, Projects & Energy, Corporate and M&A and Real Estate categories, while recommending the firm in 6 other fields of practice as well (Banking & Finance; Capital Markets; Telecoms & Media; Dispute Resolution; Hi-tech, Start-ups and Venture Capital and Competition).

The Legal 500 2011 ranked Gornitzky & Co. as a top tier law firm in the fields of Tax, Projects & Energy, Corporate and M&A and Real Estate, while recommending the firm in 6 other fields of practice as well (Banking & Finance; Capital Markets; Telecoms & Media; Dispute Resolution; Hi-tech, Start-ups and Venture Capital and Competition).

 

The firm has been named an "Excellent" Taxation firm and as "one of the best" in this field of practice. Gornitzky & Co.'s Projects & Energy practice is named a "very professional and very impressive practice" that advises concessionaires and project partners on large and complex projects. Legal 500 recognized Gornitzky & Co. as a Tier 1 Real Estate firm that "advises on deals and developments of all sizes in Israel and internationally" and is "notably a real competitor in the hotels space."

 

Gornitzky & Co.'s Hi-tech, Start-ups and Venture Capital practice is named a "very professional, responsive and helpful" practice. According to Legal 500's Dispute Resolution rankings, Gornitzky & Co. "understands business implications and the team works smoothly together to achieve the best results".

February 8th, 2011

World Finance Magazine 2011 named Gornitzky & Co. as Best Banking & Finance Law Firm of the Year.

 

In 2010, the magazine named the firm "Best M&A Law Firm of the Year."

World Finance Magazine 2011 named Gornitzky & Co. as Best Banking & Finance Law Firm of the Year.

 

In 2010, the magazine named the firm "Best M&A Law Firm of the Year."