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In the game – Israeli law firms embrace risks to secure the tech icons of tomorrow

Israeli law firms focused on start-ups and early-stage growth companies embrace risk in the hope of landing the next big thing

Every Thursday at 6pm, Yair Geva, co-head of Herzog Fox & Neeman (HFN)’s high-tech department, drinks a beer on the rooftop of a client’s office in central Tel Aviv. The weekly drink, which started seven years ago when he returned to Israel from New York, is a routine that is borne out of professional commitment and friendship. In the start-up and high-tech world, the two often go hand in hand.