Legally Israel 100

23 Carter Ledyard & Milburn firm is also prominent in litigation involving Israeli clients, with Oran Gelb and George Burn key figures in a team that has lately been supporting Israeli tech companies on a raft of disputes. Built on the foundation of 160 years of legal service, one of New York’s oldest law firms, Carter Ledyard Milburn (CLM) has been representing Israel-based companies for over 20 years in corporate, securities, M&A, as well as litigation, intellectual property, employment, real estate and more. The Israel practice group includes key figures Steven Glusband, who also chairs the firm’s Corporate department and Securities practice group, and Israel-born Guy Ben-Ami, a leader of the firm’s Israeli Cross-Border practice. Both are regularly involved in a raft of commercial matters for clients, notably, over the past year, in the M&A and capital markets space. The team advised Israel headquartered Mer Telemanagement Solutions Ltd. as it merged with SharpLink, Inc. and also offered strategic advice in relation to a number of offerings, such as for global defense technology company, Netanya-based RADA Electronic Industries Ltd., in its public offering on the NASDAQ. Visit: IsraelDesks page Chapman makes an appearance in this year’s rankings, recognized for its role as aplatformfor Israeli financial institutions and investorsmaking investments in the U.S. Heading Chapman’s Israel practice is partner Michael Friedman, who served as U.S. counsel in several capital markets transactions, including representing Reznik Paz Nevo Trusts Ltd. in connection with the issuance by Bank Hapoalim of USD 1 billion of green CoCo bonds, the first international issuance of green contingent convertible (CoCo) notes by an Israeli bank in accordance with the Green Bond Principles. As head of the firm’s Bankruptcy and Restructuring Group, he is also retained toact asU.S.counsel toMishmeret TrustCompany Ltd. in connectionwith the restructuring of approximately USD 750 million of bonds issued by All Year Holdings Ltd., as well as acting for the trustee/bondholders in restructurings for several other TASE-traded bond default matters including Brookland Upreal Limited, Medley Capital, and Starwood West Ltd. Visit: IsraelDesks page Chapman Cutler