On August 24, Attorney Eyal Khayat, Partner of Lipa Meir & Co., an Israeli law firm in Yingke’s global legal services network, was invited to participate in the Anhui Hefei Science & Technology and Economic & Trade Exchange Conference held in Tel Aviv, Israel. During this exchange, the Mayor of Hefei highlighted the trend of Chinese companies investing in Israel in the high-tech sector and emphasized that Hefei and Tel Aviv should work together to strengthen business cooperation for mutual benefit. During the meeting, friendly exchanges were made between the enterprises, laying the foundation for closer collaboration. The exchange conference will further ameliorate the cooperation between Hefei and Tel Aviv in science and technology, as well as economics and trade, and advance joint development.
Mayor of Hefei and Mr Eyal Khayat communicating with each other
In recent years, with the continuous development of the global economy, Israel has attracted much attention as a popular region for innovation and technology. As a professional legal services organisation, Yingke, in its cooperation with Lipa Meir & Co. in the past ten years, has been committed to providing high-quality services to Israeli companies coming to China and Chinese companies investing in Israel. The legal services delivered by Yingke include: providing comprehensive legal services to Mellanox Technologies, a world-renowned high-speed interconnect design and chip company, for its investment in China; assisting Shenzhen Tonestone, CCB Venture Capital and other Chinese VC/PE firms in their investment in VocalZoom, an innovative Israeli company; assisting Cyberbit, a globally renowned cybersecurity company headquartered in Israel, in several of its investments in China,as well as providing legal services for the investment of Andorra( ADAMA), A leading global agricultural solutions company. Most recently, the Yingke team completed an acquisition of an Israeli optical technology company for over 70 million USD. This transaction demonstrates Chinese companies’ interest in Israeli technology companies and showcases Yingke’s capability and expertise in cross-border M&A projects.
As one of the world’s largest law firms, Yingke is dedicated to providing its clients with professional and effective global legal services by integrating global resources with an international perspective. In the future, Yingke will continue to contribute to advancing business and economic communications between China and Israel.
The Yingke Global Legal Services Network now covers 167 cities in 97 countries, and international rating agencies have highly recognized all member law firms for their professionalism in providing clients with professional legal services and other strategies. Since 2019, Yingke has established directly managed law firms in selected key countries where foreign law firms are permitted, and currently has directly managed law firms in 24 countries, including the United States, South Korea, Australia, Germany, Spain, France, South Africa, Tanzania, Kenya, Thailand, Vietnam, Mongolia, and the United Arab Emirates. Yingke’s philosophy is “Global Vision, Local Wisdom”. Through its global network of directly operated law firms and global legal service alliances, Yingke will continue to highlight its global presence, to integrate high-quality resources worldwide, and to provide high-quality and efficient “one-stop” services to Chinese nationals and Chinese-funded enterprises around the world.
Lipa Meir & Co. is a highly acclaimed and leading law firm in Israel, providing a full range of customized, professional, creative, and quality legal services to domestic and international clients. Currently, Lipa Meir & Co. is the exclusive partner firm of the Yingke Law Firm in Israel. Lipa Meir Co. has been providing a wide range of legal services to domestic and international clients for many years and has been recommended by professional rating organizations such as Chambers, Legal500, and IFLR1000. Lipa Meir & Co. has successfully represented clients from the automation, networking, beverage and food, energy, and environment sectors in a number of M&A transactions; assisted innovative companies in their operations by providing legal services in the areas of multiple rounds of financing, IPOs, and M&A transactions; and successfully handled several large-scale syndicated transactions and various types of project financing. In addition, Lipa Meir & Co. has top-notch mediators and arbitrators who specialize in commercial law disputes and are among the leading lawyers in Israel. Lipa Meir & Co.has a long history of excellence in large-scale PPP/PFI/BOT infrastructure projects involving defence, water and energy and has received appraisal from the Israeli Ministry of Defence and the Ministry of Finance, amongst other government departments. Last but not least, Lipa Meir & Co. has always been exploring cutting-edge legal issues related to life sciences and healthcare and has been committed to legal and ethical research, including providing creative solutions to issues such as patients’ privacy rights, safety regulations for medical devices, and medical malpractice, and serving many related organizations and companies both at home and abroad.