The vibrant Israeli start-up scene and these early-stage companies benefit from working with experts with a profound grasp of all the issues and a deep understanding of their priorities. Amit, Pollak, Matalon & Co. (“APM & Co.”) is your expert.
The startups field is one of the pillars of the firm, and one of the sectors most identified with the firm. As pioneers in the high-tech field, we support our clients throughout all stages of development, spurring many on to become leading technology companies in their respective fields, both in Israel and around the world. In addition, we act for close to half of the incubators in Israel – indicating our department’s broad expertise and in-depth knowledge of the high-tech landscape.
Our status in the Israeli high-tech community enables our clients to profit from many business opportunities, creating multiple collaborations and bringing clients together with other parties, including angel investors in Israel and around the world, venture capital funds, private investment funds, international technology companies and technology incubators and accelerators.
In addition to the legal advice provided, our lawyers act as strategic partners at every stage of the venture. Our experience, understanding and connections allow us to guide our clients and help them develop their business strategy from the outset, build the right collaborations for them, deal with the challenges of raising the capital required, right up to meeting the client’s business objectives and reaching a successful exit. We frequently help the clients with their long-term planning, build the business model and link to an extensive pool of investors and potential business partners in Israel and abroad.
We leverage our vast skillset, deep familiarity with the high-tech world, and close cooperation with our other departments and teams to ensure our entrepreneur client base taps into other professional services, such as creating the best tax structure, protecting their intellectual property, dealing with labor law issues, raising capital, completing M&A transactions, signing joint ventures and strategic agreements, multinational transactions and much more.
In conclusion, our clients enjoy a winning combination: a full legal package, advice and guidance from planning strategy to raising capital, and all the assistance needed to create the right connections to help make their dream a reality.