Marc A. Rabin


International Corporate and Securities Department

Adv. Rabin is a partner in the International Corporate and Securities Department, and heads the intellectual property licensing practice.

Adv. Rabin specializes in international business transactions, including joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions, and licensing and royalty transactions. Adv. Rabin manages negotiations during complex international transactions, an activity which has provided him with worldwide expertise in his line of practice. Adv. Rabin has acquired unique expertise regarding multi-national transactions in East Asia, with an emphasis on joint ventures between leading Israeli companies, their worldwide subsidiaries, and Chinese entities.

Adv. Rabin lectures at professional education programs for colleagues and clients, regarding negotiations’ management, joint venture agreements and licensing transactions.

In addition, Adv. Rabin serves as a civil law notary.


J.D., Case Western Reserve University, Ohio, 1980

(Case Western Reserve Law Review)

B.S. (magna cum laude), Case Western Reserve University, Ohio, 1977

Bar Admission

Israel Bar Association, 1986

New York Bar Association, 1986

Ohio Bar Association, 1980

Selected Transactions

Electra Consumer Products (1951) Ltd. - Bosch Thermotechnik GmbH

Representing Electra Consumer Products (1951) Ltd. (TASE) in a Joint Venture with Bosch GmbH for the development and manufacturing in a new plant in Israel of a new generation of air conditioners and heat pumps.

Electra Ltd. - Autech-Otis Parking Systems

Representing Electra Ltd. (TASE) in an exclusive distribution agreement with Autech-Otis of Korea for automated parking solutions.

Electra Consumer Products (1951) Ltd. - Golan Telecom Ltd.
350M ILS

Representing Electra Consumer Products (1951) Ltd. (TASE) in its acquisition of all shares of mobile phone operator Golan Telecom Ltd. for approximately 350 million ILS on a cash-free debt-free basis.

Electra Consumer Products (1951) Ltd. - Whirlpool Corporation

Representing Electra Consumer Products (1951) Ltd. (TASE) in its acquisition of Whirlpool’s China air conditioning operations and subsequent sale to Singapore based Hong Leong Group.

SG Energy BRP, LLC - Balanced Rock Power, LLC
153M USD

Representing SG Energy (US affiliate of SuperGas) together with local counsel in its acquisition of 30% of US-based renewable energy company Balanced Rock Power for $25.5 million, alongside financing aggregating $127.7 million.

Electra Ltd.

Representing Electra Ltd. (TASE) in expanding its global activity to the USA through the acquisition of three electromechanical companies in New York.