According to Dun & Bradstreet's 2012 Israeli law firm quality rankings by practice, Yigal Arnon & Co. is ranked in 15 practice areas and is one of Israel’s top two leading law firms.
Dun & Bradstreet ranked Yigal Arnon & Co. as a "leading law firm" (Tier 1) in 11 of the most important practice areas: Mergers & Acquisitions, High-Tech, Real Estate & Construction, Project Finance & Infrastructure, International Commercial, Banking, Capital Markets & Public Offerings, Commercial Litigation, Class Actions, Venture Capital, and Administrative law. In addition, the firm was ranked as a "prominent law firm" (Tier 2) in Tax, Telecommunication and Debt arrangements; and as "recognized" (Tier 3) in Restructuring & insolvency. Unlike other D&B rankings, which are based merely on size or number of lawyers, this survey is based on quality.
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Yigal Arnon & Co. is ranked 'Tier 1 – Leading/Dominant' in 15 practices: Corporate/M&A, Hi-tech, Capital Markets, International Commercial Law, Class Actions, Commercial Litigation, Banking & Finance, Real estate, Construction, Project Finance, Energy & Infrastructure, Tax, Administrative Law, Environment, Insurance, Local Authorities; and is ranked 'Tier 2 - Leading' in 4 practices: Competition/Antitrust, Restructuring & Insolvency, Telecommunications, and Intellectual property.
Yigal Arnon & Co. along with Bank Hapoalim and BDO hosted the conference "Business in Jerusalem - 2012: Management and Groundwork in a Dynamic Environment". David Shapiro and Amnon Lorch lectured at the conference.
Yigal Arnon & Co., BDO and The Luzzatto Group continued the tradition and cooperated again in the 6th High-tech Conference "What's ahead for the Israeli High-tech?" that took place on September 20, 2011, in the Dan Hotel in Tel Aviv. The focus of the conference was on the financing challenges in the high-tech industry in times of a global economic crisis.
BDI 2011 edition top ranks Yigal Arnon & Co. in 15 practice areas, recognizing the firm as one of the leading firms in Israel. The firm is ranked 'Tier 1' in: Corporate/M&A, Hi-tech, Capital Markets, International Commercial Law, Class Actions, Banking & Financial Services, Real estate, Projects & Energy, Administrative Law and Environment; ' Tier 2' in Commercial Litigation, Insolvency & Restructuring, Competition/Antitrust, Telecommunications, and Tax.
Adv. Eliran Furman represented Amimon (a developer of chips that enable fast wireless transmission of video signal and which won the Globes most promising start-up of 2009 award) in its 15 million dollar round of financing which closed in March 2011, in which both existing and new investors participated.
Yigal Arnon & Co. co-sponsored High-tech conference in Herzliya with Luzatto & Luzzato and BDO. Barak Platt, partner, lectured on "The 10 commandments to close a successful M&A".
David Schapiro, Senior Partner in Yigal Arnon and Co. expresses his position on Israeli High-Tech, in the 11th Journey Convention.
Published in the Globes.