The Real Estate and Planning & Construction Department at HFN is one of Israel's leading practices, with expertise in all aspects of real estate law, including the establishment, planning, development, construction and marketing of projects of all kinds.
The Department has extensive experience representing developers, real estate companies, builders, private landowners, financial institutions, government agencies and public organizations, on the planning and construction of a variety of real estate projects, including shopping centers and office buildings, residential projects, combination deals, hotels, while monitoring all legal aspects throughout. The Departments also specializes in sales transactions and purchases of all types, as well as the accompaniment of purchasing groups, including urban renewal plan 38 and gentrification and municipal taxation matters (taxes, 'Arnona', fees, betterment levy and development levies, etc.).
In providing counseling and legal accompaniment, our team draws on our vast real estate experience, profound insights in the field, and approaches all transactions with a deep understanding of the commercial and legal aspects of each. The Real Estate Department handles complex real estate transactions, calling on the unique abilities of our lawyers to find creative solutions to complex problems, and to bring any and all transactions to a successful conclusion. The Department excels in high-quality service and offers up-close and personal service to its clients.
Head of the Department, Moshe Hardi, with over 18 year of experience in the field, is one of the leading lawyers in the field in Israel. Hardi has been personally ranked in the top-tier of practitioners in the field, across Israeli and international guides,.
The Department consists of six partners and 19 associates, who specialize in all areas of real estate, as well as Yaacov Brandt who serves as a senior advisor to the department.
The Department is consistently ranked among the top law firms in real estate in Israel in all international and local publications, including Legal500, PLC Which Lawyer, Chambers Global, BDI and Dan and Bradstreet.
The Department specializes in:
- Real Estate
- Planning and Construction
- Purchasing Groups
- Municipal Taxation
- Urban Renewal