June Edition 2023

34 million acquisition and construction loan to Moinian Group to build a mixed-use residential and hotel property, also in Manhattan. The firm also advised NYSE-listed Datto Holding Corp., a leading global provider of cloud-based software and technology solutions for managed service providers (MSPs), in the purchase of Israeli cyber company, BitDam Ltd. Visit: Israel Page Howard Kennedy is recognized for its strong track record of advising Israeli clients, especially, recently, in relation to the energy sector. London-based and Hebrew-speaking Charles Maxwell heads the team and is supported by a network of strong connections. The firm’s Israeli clients are made up of high-net-worth individuals and families, entrepreneurs and corporates, and last year’s workload includes a string of high-profile real estate matters, especially for a flagship Israeli investor and property developer client. With Jonathan Cohen leading on both matters, the firm is also representing Ashdod-headquartered Nofar Energy, which is developing the UK's largest planned battery energy storage project, with construction costs estimated at more than GBP 214 million, as well as Atlantic Green UK Ltd. (a JV between Nofar Energy and Interland) on their second grid-scale battery storage project located in Derbyshire, UK. Focused exclusively on disputes and investigations, Kobre & Kim enjoys a commanding reputation for representing Israeli clients in cross-border disputes involving Israel, the U.S., Europe, Asia and other jurisdictions. The firm is involved in a wide array of litigation for Israeli parties, including representing. Beny Steinmetz, a veteran Israel-based businessman with ventures across the globe. The team provided global strategic advice to Steinmetz in matters concerning his global dispute with Vale, a Brazil-based global corporation engaged in metals and mining, over a collapsed joint venture in Guinea.Jeremy Bressman features prominently in a compact, tight-knit team, and has represented Middle East-based corporate clients and individuals facing criminal allegations and enforcement proceedings, as well as in parallel civil litigation. Focused on IP litigation, San Francisco lawyer Michael Ng has represented Orckit Corp. in a Texas lawsuit involving the infringement of its patents, and also acted for Israeli ophthalmology company, Optical Imaging Ltd. in the enforcement of its global patent portfolio. Visit: Israel Page Kobre & Kim Howard Kennedy