FIRM PROFILE

Meitar is Israel’s leading law firm. The firm represents some of the world’s largest multinational corporations in corporate, commercial, litigation and regulatory matters, in Israel and abroad.

Meitar is a full-service firm, representing clients in corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, international and domestic capital markets, banking, finance and derivatives, corporate and commercial litigation, licensing, hi-tech, energy and infrastructure, real estate, antitrust and taxation and other regulatory matters. Meitar has represented clients in Israel’s largest corporate and finance transactions and international public offerings, and has represented some of the world’s leading companies and banks in corporate and class-action litigation. Meitar consistently receives the highest rankings from international independent guides, such as Chambers & Partners and Legal 500 and from local guides in Israel such as Dun’s 100 and BDI.

Meitar is unique among Israel’s largest law firms in the number of partners who have worked for major international law firms in the US and elsewhere. In addition, many of our partners obtained law degrees at leading universities in the US and UK. Our firm’s goal is to provide our international and Israeli clients with the same level of service and quality they are accustomed to receiving from law firms in the US, UK and Europe.

The firm has a strong team of over 460 attorneys and 102 articled clerks, all of whom are committed to maintaining our high standards of excellence and service.

OUR AWARDS

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Chambers and Partners

Meitar is ranked by Chambers & Partners for 2021 in Band 1 in 8 practice areas: Corporate/ M&A, Dispute Resolution, Capital Markets, Banking and Finance, Projects & Energy, Class Actions, TMT: technology, International and Cross Border Capabilities.

Chambers & Partners for 2021 also recognized 43 of Meitar’s partners as leading individuals in their practice area. Meitar is honored to lead all Israeli law firms once again with the highest number of individual rankings.

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Legal 500

Once again, we are honored to receive recognition as leaders in all 24 of our primary practice areas in the prestigious The Legal 500 EMEA Rankings, with 14 of our practice areas achieving the highest Tier 1 ranking. This accomplishment also highlights the exceptional talent of our 36 ranked individuals, including 6 esteemed colleagues recognized in the Hall of Fame.

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IFLR 1000

In the IFLR1000 2021 edition Meitar was ranked in all 8 existing categories, in Tier 1 in 7 categories (more than any other Israeli law firm): Banking, Capital Markets, M&A, Project Finance, Project Development and Investment Funds.

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Dun’s 100

This year as well, we are proud and excited to be recognized by DUNS 100 as Israel’s leading law firm.
We are ranked in 35 practice areas!
A few more things that stand out this year:

  • Tax Law Join our Real Estate Department as Duns Stars!
  • Urban Renewal – jumped to the prominent title.
  • Mediation – entered the ranking this year, and straight to first place!
  • Internet Law – also entered the ranking this year, and straight to first place!
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BDI

In the 2020 BDI Code guide, our firm was ranked in 34 categories, and in over 25, received ‘elite’ ranking, while all the others received tier 1 ranking.

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GCR 100

The GCR 100 is a guide to the world’s leading competition law and economics practices, and provides readers with extensive qualitative analysis of antitrust groups in jurisdictions around the world. Our firm is ranked by The GCR 100 as a leading firm in this practice area.

To review the results, click here.

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WTR

The WTR 1000 research directory focuses exclusively on trademark practices and practitioners and serves as the ‘go-to’ resource for those seeking legal trademark expertise. Our firm is ranked in the guide’s prosecution and strategy category.

To review the results, click here.

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IP Stars

IP STARS is the leading specialist guide to IP firms and practitioners worldwide. Our firm is ranked in both the patent and trademark categories.

To review the results, click here.

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IAM Patent 1000

IAM Patent 1000 is a market-leading guide that identifies and profiles leading private practice patent professionals and firms in the world’s key jurisdictions. Our firm is ranked in the guide’s IP litigation category.

To review the results, click here.