INFRASTRUCTURE, TENDERS AND PROJECT FINANCE
‘The firm provides outstanding service: dynamic, up to date, very thorough and business oriented. Deep understanding of commercial issues as well as of financial matters. Great negotiators with financial entities as well as with contractors, business-partners and clients.’
The Legal 500
Over the past 70 years, Firon Law Firm has developed and grown along with the State of Israel and has had the privilege to actively support the construction of the largest, most challenging, and major national projects. The firm has consistently won respect in Israel and abroad, as is expressed each year in its top tier ranking in infrastructures, projects, energy, and project financing in the leading Israeli and international legal rating guides. Firon Law Firm supports leading developers as well as governmental companies in a range of infrastructure projects in transport, energy, water, public housing and more.
Firon Law Firm made its mark in the Israeli economy by leading and being highly involved in all phases of national construction projects such as construction of highways, tunnels, railways, ports, desalination plants, power stations, renewable energy, defense projects, courts, government buildings, houses for rent and students’ dormitories.
Firon Law Firm is a leading firm in this field with a unique unparalleled experience gained over many years of legally leading the largest and historic infrastructure projects including PPP, PFI, BOT, and BOO projects.
The firm represents the entire range of public, institutional and commercial organizations in the field of infrastructures and energy, before and alongside developers, contractors, state authorities, NGOs, colleges, and funding bodies including representing the largest banks. In recent years, Firon Law Firm has handled the financing arrangements and agreements of the most capital intensive and complex projects in Israel.
Furthermore, over the years, the Firm has assisted in complex, large-scale projects, including the Red Line of Tel Aviv’s Light Rail Project, the Blue Line of Jerusalem’s Light Rail Project (PPP), the Green Line and Purple Line tenders for Tel Aviv’s Light Rail Project (PPP), the Haifa-Nazareth Light Rail Project (PPP), representation of the Defense Ministry in various construction projects, and more.
The real estate, infrastructures and project finance department believes in providing its clients with the most comprehensive, extensive, and professional service in which clients receive an overall spectrum of legal advice and services including the broadest solutions for all legal issues. The firm’s clients are given close and personal support by a Partner in every case and also benefit from the overall legal knowhow of the Department in real estate, planning and construction subjects.
The Department’s clients include the largest and leading public and private organizations in Israel and overseas, and at any given time the firm supports deals for developers, financiers, real estate companies, energy firms, transport organizations, government ministries, municipalities, banks, institutional investors, and more.
Comprehensive and Full Service includes:
- All aspects of support for energy projects including public tenders, agreements and settling disputes;
- Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) agreements;
- Operation & Maintenance (O&M) agreements;
- Power Purchasing Agreements (PPA);
- Routine advice and support for companies before the regulators including the Israel Electricity Authority, Israel Land Administration and relevant government ministries;
- Project finance;
- Representation in all stages of infrastructure tenders.