It has been a decade since international law firms ventured into Israel. Now, with the number of Israel Desks double – 160, we recap recent trends leading to this.

Naschitz, Brandes, Amir & Co. represented Infinya in its acquisition by Veridis Environment and Israel Infrastructure Fund for NIS 2.37 billion in a reverse triangular merger transaction.

Herzog acted for Israel Railways in a significant broad collective agreement. In real estate news, FISCHER (FBC & Co.) advised Bank Hapolaim with a new city plan for its building and Shibolet & Co. advised Lahav L.R Real Estate in its issuance of NIS 220 million of bonds.

Asserson explain, in an article, how the UK real estate market remains increasingly attractive for Israeli investors and developers with the decline of the British Pound and sales by distressed property owners making it an ideal investment environment.

In other news, UK Trade Delegation visit Tel Aviv amid talk of a potential Free Trade Agreement and total trade in 2022 between Israel and Abraham Accords signatories raises to USD 3.47 Billion

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