Gornitzky & Co. has historically been involved in a majority of the high-profile infrastructure and energy transactions in Israel, including the financing of these transactions. With extensive experience in the privatization processes, tenders and BOT and PFI projects, Gornitzky is one of the most sought-after firms in Israel for the sector
Over the years, the firm has represented the Israeli government, as well as Israeli and foreign investors, construction and infrastructure companies, and international consortia. Our firm has an “all industry” approach and assists in all ancillary legal issues, including M&A, project development and financing, equity and corporate debt funding, construction and engineering contracts, environment and energy, restructuring and privatization, procurement, regulation, taxation, competition and dispute resolution.
Our infrastructure & project finance team utilizes its comprehensive knowledge in all pertinent facets to provide legal advice in four main sectors.
Energy and natural resource projects, including gas, oil, electricity, thermo-solar, PV, wind and bio-mass;
Industrial projects, such as water desalination facilities and pneumatic sewage systems;
Transportation, including roads, railway projects, tunnels and the rehabilitation of roads;
Non-commercial projects, such as a police academy, an IDF non-combat training center, students’ dormitories, prison facilities, etc.
We have vast experience in all relevant stages of such projects, from the pre-qualification stage through to commercial operation, with an outstanding track record of dozens of successful financial closings, both with local and international senior lenders.