Gornitzky was Founded
Adv. Israel Gornitzky, founds Gornitzky, Polonsky , a small Tel Aviv law firm, located on Ahad Ha'Am Street, 10 years before Israel declares its independence.
I. Gornitzky & Co.
The firm's name changes to I. Gornitzky & Co.
Sheraton Hotels, the first international hotel chain enters Israel.
Gornitzky’s first IPO: Ata, Israel’s legendary textile factory.
Arie Pilz's purchase the land for Israel’s first indoor shopping mall - Dizengoff Center.
The foundation (pro-bono) of Beit Hatfutsot, named in honor of Dr. Nahum Goldmann (the founder and president of the World Jewish Congress).
Israel’s Finance Ministry
Representation of Israel’s Finance Ministry and its minister, Yoram Aridor, in the aftermath of Israel’s bank stock crisis which led to the nationalization of four of the country’s leading banks.
Representation of the State of Israel in the privatization of Paz Petroleum and its sale to Australian businessman Jack Lieberman.
Representation of the State of Israel in the privatization of Shekem, Israel’s first retail chain.
Cross Israel Highway
Gornitzky paves the way for the construction of the Cross Israel Highway, Israel’s first toll superhighway, at the time the country’s largest BOT project.
Arison-Dankner Group purchases the controlling interest of Bank Hapoalim, Israel’s largest bank.
- 40 Lawyers
The First Desalination Plant in Israel
VID international consortium (led by Vivendi), won the first tender to build a desalination plant in Israel.
The late Eli Hurvitz, CEO of Teva, in his historic appeal to Israel's Supreme Court of his conviction for evading $18 million in corporate taxes.
Strauss and Elite
The merger of food giants Strauss and Elite.
Gornitzky & Co.
The firm changes its official name to Gornitzky & Co.
Representation of Israeli business magnate Yitzhak Tshuva in matters regarding the discovery of offshore natural gas reserves.
- 60 Lawyers
Israel’s largest shopping mall group
Melisron Ltd., Israel’s largest shopping mall group, acquires the controlling interest of British Israel Investment.
Negev Energy wins the BOT tender of $1.1 billion solar thermal plant in Ashalim.
Gornitzky & Co. celebrates its 75 anniversary.
The spin-off of Kenon Holdings owned by Israel’s business magnate Idan Ofer, from the Israel Corporation.
- 132 lawyers
Representation of Australian Woodside Petroleum in regards to natural gas exports.
AHAVA – Dead Sea Laboratories
Fosun Group acquires Israeli company AHAVA for $77 million.
- 180 Lawyers
Gornitzky & Co. celebrates its 80th anniversary.