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GT Tel Aviv Represents Canon in Major Acquisition in Israel

Team of GT attorneys represented Canon Inc. in their first ever acquisition in Israel. The Japanese giant acquired Israeli Video Analysis Company BriefCam. Leading the deal were Tel Aviv office shareholders Joey Shabot and Ephraim Schmeidler. Additional team members in Tel Aviv included Aaron Katz, Jonathan Orlinsky, Devora Snyder, and Saar Warner-Lipton. In the United States, the … Continue Reading

February 19, 2017: Calcalist Interviews Joey Shabot

Operating shareholder of the Tel Aviv office was recently interviewed for the prominent Israeli economic journal Calcalist: “Unlike other international law firms which usually have a minor physical presence in Israel, Greenberg Traurig’s local office employs eight attorneys in Israel. ‘Not only did we set up a platform in Israel’, says Shabot, distinguishing between GT … Continue Reading

Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Attend the Magen David Adom New York Gala

Greenberg Traurig attorneys turned out to support the Magen David Adom (MADA) gala in New York City.  MADA is Israel’s ambulance, blood-services, and disaster-relief organization, serving as emergency medical first response for the entire country.  Last night’s honorees including Mark D. Lebow, Patricia Harris, and Dr. Jason Nehmad, with special guest former New York City … Continue Reading

GT Tel Aviv Hosted GT Germany for 3 Days of Real Estate and Technology Events

In November, Greenberg Traurig’s Tel Aviv office was honored to host attorneys from the Greenberg Traurig Germany office for three days packed with events and meetings geared toward GT’s global platform and business opportunities in Israel. Germany’s status in the Israeli business community has strengthened over the past few years, with companies in various sectors … Continue Reading

Rudolph Giuliani to Deliver Keynote Speech at the Annual ACC Israel Summit

The Association of Corporate Counsel – Israel will hold its 14th annual conference on June 22, 2016, at the Tel Aviv Hilton, on the subject of “Management of Change – The In-House Counsel Perspective.” Rudolph W. Giuliani, former Mayor of New York and chair of the Cybersecurity and Crisis Management Practice at Greenberg Traurig, will … Continue Reading

May 18: US Homeland Security Market – Opportunities for Israeli Companies

MAY 18, 2016 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM Value Base Office: 23 Yehuda Halevi St., Floor 27 Tel Aviv 65136 The Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) and its Tel Aviv marketing office (Value Base Mergers and Acquisitions), are pleased to invite you to a business roundtable lunch for executives of Israeli firms interested in … Continue Reading

Lone Star State Meets Michelin Star Chef in Tel Aviv

“…So a world-class chef and a Texan real estate investor walk into an Israeli bar.” Sound like the beginning of corny joke?  Not quite. In February, team members from the recently completed “Texas Retail” deal gathered to celebrate the acquisition by Migdal and Menora, two of Israel’s largest financial institutions, of a significant interest in … Continue Reading

Greenberg Traurig Tel Aviv Year-End Summary

Greenberg Traurig’s Tel Aviv office had a breakthrough year in 2015, realizing the vision of bringing together the vibrant Israeli business community with the resources and platforms of a major international firm with a strong local presence. From professional achievements, through external recognition, to exceptional inbound and outbound client service and wide involvement in the … Continue Reading

Greenberg Traurig Tel Aviv and Shanghai Offices Sponsor the First Ever China-Israel Technology, Innovation and Investment Summit

Earlier this month, the first ever China-Israel Technology, Innovation and Investment Summit, jointly sponsored by the Greenberg Traurig Tel Aviv and Shanghai offices, took place in Beijing. The 3-day event was organized by the Israeli and Chinese governments, together with Infinity Group, an investment firm that has been involved in the China-Israel ecosystem for more … Continue Reading

GT Events during the 2016 JPMorgan Healthcare Conference & the 9th Annual OneMedForum in San Francisco

Innovation and progress are core ingredients in today’s financial ecosystem, especially in the fields of health care and life sciences.  Greenberg Traurig has a renowned healthcare practice, serving many clients in Israel and abroad.  Greenberg Traurig will be hosting two events in January during the 2016 JPMorgan Healthcare Conference and the 9th Annual OneMedForum in … Continue Reading

Joey Shabot Named One of The 40/40 Promising Professionals of 2015

Joey T. Shabot, a shareholder in the Tel Aviv office of international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, was named one of Israel’s 40 most prominent professionals under 40. The list was published by The Marker, one of Israel’s leading business journals that annually selects executives, academics, public servants, technology entrepreneurs, and attorneys whom it expects … Continue Reading

Discussing Israeli water technologies

The Miami office of the international law firm Greenberg Traurig recently joined the Consulate General of Israel to Florida and Puerto Rico and Enterprise Florida in co-hosting a roundtable discussion of Israeli water technologies. The roundtable discussion which was moderated by Meital Stavinsky, a shareholder in the law firm’s Government Law and Policy and Israel practices, … Continue Reading

Greenberg Traurig’s Joey Shabot Featured in The American Lawyer

Joey Shabot, a shareholder in Greenberg Traurig’s Tel Aviv office, was recently featured in an article titled “Israel’s High-Energy Economy” that was published in the May issue of The American Lawyer. Joey noted that while international firms today have the opportunity to register with the Israel Bar Association and openly practice foreign law from within … Continue Reading

Greenberg Traurig to Host Webinar: ‘Doing M&A Deals in Israel’

Greenberg Traurig’s Tel Aviv office will be hosting a webinar “Doing M&A Deals in Israel” to be presented by Shareholder Joey T. Shabot. The discussion will review common transaction types and structures on cross-border U.S.-Israel deals; employment related matters, including a discussion of non-competes and non-solicits; the importance of obtaining a transaction specific tax ruling … Continue Reading
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