June Edition 2023

37 The spotlight shines brightly on the almost 40-strong Israel Desk at Squire Patton Boggs, which is widely recognized by Israeli clients for its comprehensive advice in the employment field, with work involving a significant advice on share options/benefits and data privacy. With two decades’ experience in and understanding of the Israeli market, Miriam Lampert is recognized for UK employment advice to a raft of Israeli corporates on their UK operations, while Beijing-based Sungbo Shim continues to be one of only a small number of lawyers in China who has meaningful experience of advising Israeli companies doing business in the region. Recognized for its expertise in the high-tech sector, the team advises high profile Israeli corporates, particularly in the tech and financial services sectors. In the past year, the UK and German Corporate, Data Protection, Employment and Regulatory teams advised Israeli software company, Illusive Networks on its sale to U.S. tech company, Proofpoint. U.S. headquartered and international firm, Sullivan’s Israel expertise includes lawyers in the New York, Boston, Washington D.C and London offices. Taking the crown in the Capital Markets: Volume table, Sullivan acts as company counsel for publicly traded and pre-IPO companies, and represents and advises public companies and their directors, independent committees, and officers with respect to a wide range of capital markets and securities matters. With more than 18 years’ experience, New York partner Oded Har-Even leads the global capital markets practice and has advised on many issues on Wall Street of Israeli private and public companies. He spends a significant amount of time as Co-Managing Partner in Sullivan & Worcester Tel Aviv, alongside Reut Alfiah. Sullivan is recognized for its work as underwriter’s counsel in public offerings of Israeli and U.S., and other foreign companies traded on TASE, NYSE or the Nasdaq, advising on a substantial portion of the offerings by Israeli companies that listed on Nasdaq for the first time since 2013. In 2022, the team advised Maris-Tech on its USD 17.8 million IPO on Nasdaq and acted for Jeffs' Brands, from inception until its listing for trading on Nasdaq in September 2022, including the company's registration, spin off assets into the company and other agreements. Squire Patton Boggs Sullivan & Worcester