The Project Finance, Infrastructure & Energy Department of Lipa Meir provides comprehensive legal services to some of Israel’s most influential entities, both governmental and private.
The department advises Israel’s most strategic infrastructure projects, many of which pertain to the commercial and defense sectors.
These colossal projects of the WDA and the Israeli Ministry of Defense are significant milestones in the history of Israel, being some of the most ambitious projects ever initiated by the state. These projects also hold immense geo-political significance, attending some of Israel’s most dire security needs. Among such projects are:
The WDA facilities, the the world’s largest and most advanced desalination facilities. The WDA facilities are one of the firm’s most central clients, attesting to its respectable position at the forefront of this developing industry.
Projects by the Ministry of Defense, including two of the most significant projects ever to be initiated in Israel. These projects are crucial for the ongoing military advantage Israel seeks to maintain throughout the years. The projects also serves a national purpose, creating the need for massive construction of residential units in the south of Israel, thus populating the desert and reducing the economical gaps between the outskirts of Israel to its business center.
The department encompasses exclusive dexterity in a range of project finance areas, including government representation in mega infrastructure PPP\PFI\BOT project, as well as in path-breaking renewable energy projects. The department is also proficient in handling project-related matters pertaining to, inter alia, construction, real estate development, water desalination, power plants, and more.
Renewable Energy niche: Over the years, the department has accumulated considerable experience in representing renewable energy projects. The firm represents some of Israel’s most high-standing renewable energy actors in a large array of projects, all of which are set to change Israel’s energy-consumption habits.