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BFP is a Bold, Focused, Pragmatic law firm, where we pride ourselves on our partnerships with our clients. We provide a tailored service stemming from extensive and in depth knowledge of key industry sectors and legal expertise. The partners at the firm – Noma Floom, Haleli Barath, Keren Betser, Avihai Scheiber, Iris Pappo — have achieved a formidable reputation built on many years of dedicated client service and case management.
Our law practice covers the diverse areas of real estate, private placements, software licensing, intellectual property, securities, regulatory advise, tenders, distribution/OEM agreements, mergers & acquisitions, outsourcing and commercial litigation We service a broad range of businesses including, venture capital, life sciences, semiconductors, internet, telecommunications, software, cleantech and real estate.
From our setting in Herzlia Israel located next to Apple, Broadcom, Akamai, Microsoft and a wide variety of other global and startup companies, BFP provides personalized services to individuals; privately held corporations of all sizes; newly formed businesses and startups; partnerships and joint ventures; and international companies requiring guidance on doing business in Israel. We are experts in negotiating, structuring and documenting cross-border transactions, entity formation, capital structure, financing (debt and bridge), capital raising activities (angel, seed and venture capital), shareholder agreements, exit strategies, employment matters, equity compensation, technology agreements, partnerships with distributors, VARs and system integrators, commercial contracts, software licenses, and real estate purchases and sales. In addition, we can assist our clients in providing introductions to find capital, to file patents and to register trademarks, BFP understands the business aspects of the transactions we handle. Clients appreciate our creativity and pragmatism.
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Haleli’s practice focuses on corporate law, financing, mergers & acquisitions, private equity, cross-border strategic partnerships, joint ventures, technology transfer and licensing transactions, outsourcing, governmental and other tenders, regulatory and telecommunications and intellectual property. She is deeply involved in the strategic decision-making and implementation evels with her clients, both on the commercial and on the legal level.
Keren leads the firm’s Real Estate and Infrastructure Practice. She focuses her work on transactions related to residential and commercial real estate development and infrastructure projects.
Noma focuses primarily on private and public financing transactions and fund formation and structuring, as well as general corporate affairs.
Noma’s general corporate experience is focused on the lifecycle of high-technology companies, which benefit from her valuable knowledge and experience in intellectual property licensing, software and hardware sales, distribution, and corporate governance, in addition to her expertise in financing transactions.
Iris focuses primarily on cross-border transactions, antitrust, strategic partnerships and joint ventures, and intellectual property licensing.
Iris specializes in large-scale commercial transactions between Israeli companies and major corporations in Asia, Europe and the US. She has implemented a variety of transactions including joint ventures, strategic collaborations, technology licensing, OEM, general commercial transactions and mergers and acquisitions across a range of industries including semiconductors, software, telecommunications, media and retail.
Avihai has over 9 years of experience and expertise of counseling international corporations as well as technology companies in various stages (pre-seed to M&A/IPO), on issues related to venture financing, forming of complex strategic partnerships, commercialization of intellectual property rights and licensing, internet and new media and complex cross-border transactions.
ANTITRUST & COMPETITION LAW, BIOTECHNOLOGY, CAPITAL MARKETS & SECURITIES, CONSTRUCTION LAW, CORPORATE LAW, CROSS-BORDER TRANSACTIONS, GOVERNMENT CONTRACTS & PUBLIC BIDS, HEALTH CARE, INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY, INTERNATIONAL CORPORATE FINANCE AND STRUCTURING, LEASING, LIMITED PARTNERSHIPS AND FUND FORMATION, LITIGATION, ARBITRATION & ADR, MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS, PRIVATE EQUITY, REAL ESTATE & REAL ESTATE FINANCE, TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, SOFTWARE & STRATEGIC PARTNERING, VENTURE CAPITAL
AGRICULTURE, BIOTECHNOLOGY, CALL CENTERS, CLEAN TECH & RENEWABLE ENERGY, COMPUTER SOFTWARE & HARDWARE, DEFENCE AND HOMELAND SECURITY, GAMING, GROWTH ENTERPRISES, HOMELAND SECURITY, IMAGE PROCESSING AND DIGITAL PRINTING, INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY, INFRASTRUCTURE, LIFE SCIENCES, LOCAL AND INTERNATIONAL, MEDICAL DEVICES, OUTSOURCING, SEMICONDUCTORS, TELECOMMUNICATIONS AND DATA COMMUNICATIONS
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