The firm is consistently ranked as one of Israel's leading law firms by international and domestic directories.
The Financial Times and The Mergermarket Group recognized HFN as Israel Law Firm of the Year 2012 at the European M&A Awards.
This is the third year that HFN has received the prestigious award which recognizes excellence among M&A advisers and corporates alike. Award winners were chosen through a selection process which utilized empirical data as well as independent expert opinion. 2010 was the first year The Financial Times and The Mergermarket Group introduced a category for Israel.
Who's Who Legal has recognized HFN as Israel's law firm of the year for 2012.
The Who's Who Legal Awards identify one firm as the outstanding and leading firm in over 45 countries. In addition, Who's Who Legal recognizes six HFN partners as leaders in their field. View the complete list of HFN recognized individuals here.
Chambers and Partners, Global Guide, has recognized HFN in 9 practice areas and has named HFN a leader in 6 of these practice areas: Banking and Finance, Capital Markets, Projects and Energy, Corporate and M&A, High-Tech and Tax. In addition, HFN lawyers have been recognized 28 times as top practitioners. View the complete list of HFN 2013 Chambers rankings here.
Legal 500, Europe Middle East and Africa, has recognised HFN in 11 practice areas and has named HFN a leader in 8 of these practice areas: Banking and Finance, Projects and Energy, Capital Markets, Corporate and M&A, Hi-Tech Start Ups and Venture Capital, Real Estate, Telecoms and Tax. View the complete list of HFN 2013 Legal 500 rankings here.
The IFLR1000 (International Financial Law Firm Review), in its 2012 edition, has declared HFN as Israel's firm of the year and has ranked the firm as a top tier firm in all four possible categories – Banking, Capital Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions and Project Finance. HFN is the only Israeli law firm to be ranked as a leader in all categories. Furthermore, IFLR1000 noted the following HFN partners as leading lawyers in Israel – Ehud Sol, Alan Sacks and Mark Phillips.
Recognized by PLC Which Lawyer? (Practical Law Company) as a leading law firm in Israel in the following categories: Banking and Finance, Capital Markets, Corporate and M&A, Dispute Resolution, Environment, Labor, Fund Formation, Private Clients, Private Equity/Venture Capital, Project Finance, Real Estate, Tax and TMT. HFN is ranked as a leading law firm in more categories than any other Israeli firm and has overall 19 appearances in the ranking, with partners named as leaders in their field of practice 32 times. View the complete list of HFN PLC rankings here.
Expert Guides, the Legal Media Group Guides to the World's Leading Lawyers, has recognized 9 HFN Partners as experts in 11 practice areas. The practice areas in which HFN is recognized as experts are: Banking, Construction, Emerging Markets, Labour and Employment, M&A, Private Equity, Project Finance, Real Estate, Tax, Technology, Media & Telecoms and Trade Mark. View the complete list of HFN Expert Guides rankings here.
BDI ranks HFN as Israel's top law firm, based on a qualitative and quantitative research. BdiCoface's methodology has been to analyze the Israeli market searching for leading firms and business leadership. Leadership is defined by size, scope of operations, stability, profitability and growth rates. BDI results demonstrate that HFN is the largest and leading law firm in Israel. View the complete list of HFN BDI rankings here.
DUN'S100 (Dun and Bradstreet Ranking) recognises HFN as Israel's leading law firm. Furthermore, DUN'S100 has ranked HFN as a leading law firm in 15 practice areas, more than any other law firm in Israel. View the complete list of HFN DUN'S100 rankings here.