Aaron M. Lampert

Partner

International Corporate and Securities Department

Adv. Lampert is a partner in the International Corporate and Securities Department. Adv. Lampert specializes in business transactions between Israeli and foreign companies, the legal aspects of foreign investments in Israel and the impact of various legal systems on transnational businesses transactions and investments.

Adv. Lampert’s expertise focuses on cross-border M&A transactions, including inbound and outbound transactions and representation of either the acquiring or selling side; international securities offerings by Israeli companies, including representing issuers, selling shareholders and underwriters. In addition, Adv. Lampert handles strategic transactions, where he represents Israeli and foreign parties entering into strategic partnerships.

Adv. Lampert was recognized as a leading Corporate, M&A and Hi-Tech attorney by a number of international guides, including Chambers & Partners, Best Lawyers, and PLC Which Lawyers.

From 1981 to 1986 Adv. Lampert was an associate in the Corporate Department of Willkie Farr & Gallagher in New York, and from 1987 until early 2012 he was a partner of another leading Israeli law firm.

Education

J.D., Columbia University School of Law, New York, 1981

Member, Board of Editors, Columbia Law Review

B.A., Economics, Touro College, New York, 1978

Bar Admission

Israel Bar Association, 1987

New York Bar Association, 1982

"Smart, very commercial, solutions-oriented and effective."

Chambers & Partners | 2020

"A highly experienced lawyer best known for his expertise in the international markets. "

Chambers & Partners | 2018

"A true expert in his field."

Chambers & Partners | 2020

"Very well informed, very strategic, a meticulous and careful practitioner."

Chambers & Partners | 2018

"Has an exceptional reputation as a go-to adviser on overseas securities issuances."

Chambers & Partners | 2019

Selected Transactions

Intel Corporation - Mobileye N.V.
15.3B USD

Representing Mobileye in its acquisition by Intel for $15.3 billion. This is the largest acquisition ever in the Israeli high-tech sector, and Intel's second largest acquisition to date.

Aristocrat Leisure Ltd. - Plarium Global Ltd.
500M USD

Representing Plarium Global Ltd. in its acquisition by Australia based Aristocrat Leisure Ltd. for approximately $500M.

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
40M USD

Representing Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. in its Nasdaq IPO, which raised approximately $40M.

Anchiano Therapeutics Ltd.
30M USD

Representing Anchiano Therapeutics Ltd. in its Nasdaq IPO, which raised approximately $30M.

Citigroup, Morgan Stanley and Stifel
460M USD

Representing Citigroup, Morgan Stanley and Stifel as underwriters in a London Stock Exchange IPO by Energean Oil & Gas plc which raised $460M.

Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, Crédit Agricole, Credit Suisse and Deutsche Bank
10B EUR

Representing leading international banks as the initial purchasers and lenders in multiple issuances of note and borrowings by the Altice Group.