Established in 1996, Sharir, Shiv & Co. is a dynamic Israeli business law firm that prides itself on its strong legal team and on its overall professionalism, creativity and dedication. Our team provides legal support to corporate clients from their inception and initial business transactions, through private and public financings and M&A transactions, guiding them through the legal challenges they confront along the way. We also counsel venture capital funds and other investors on their investment activities, portfolio company matters and exit transactions. We offer in-depth insight into the local legal and regulatory environment to our international clients seeking to do business in Israel, whether establishing Israeli operations, entering into commercial agreements, investing in Israeli or Israel-related businesses, or seeking Israeli acquisitions. We have earned a reputation as a leading law firm in the areas of high-tech and venture capital, representing leading technology companies and venture capital funds. We have been recognized for our achievements in international rankings with BDI and Dunn & Bradstreet placing us in the first tier in the Hi-tech category in Israel, Chambers and Partners placing us among the top firms in Israel in the Corporate/M&A High-Tech category and Legal 500 placing us among the top firms in Israel in the Hi-tech, start-up and venture capital category.
Given the global nature of the business of many of our clients, we have extensive experience in structuring, negotiating and documenting international transactions, and we help our clients bridge the differences in legal practice often associated with cross-border work. We utilize a multidisciplinary approach that draws on our skills in diverse fields of law. We endeavor to protect our clients’ interests and guide them through the legal intricacies and difficulties of each transaction efficiently, without compromising a client’s goal to finalize the transaction in a timely manner.
At Sharir, Shiv & Co., we have built a legal team that strives to excel and innovate. Our team stays current on practical and academic developments pertinent to our practice, through professional seminars organized by the firm and regular staff meetings. All of our attorneys are fluent in English and some have either studied and practiced law abroad or otherwise have extensive international backgrounds. We hold the well-being of our legal and administrative staff in high regard, and strive to cultivate a pleasant work environment without compromising professional excellence.