Lior Pick & Co was established in 2003 by Lior Pick, Adv. (CPA), is one of the leading law firms in Israel and one of the only law firms specializes in international aspects of the civil law.
Areas of Practice:
Commercial Law, Tax Law, International Taxation, Voluntary Disclosure, Income Tax, V.A.T, Capital Markets, Energy, Gas, Oil, Real Estate Law, Real Estate Taxation, Land Betterment Tax, Real Estate, Trusts, Wills and Probate, Inheritance Law, Contract Law, Hi-Tech, Venture Capital, Hedge Funds, Private Equity, Banking Law, Financial Institutions, Mergers and Acquisitions.
In view of the rapid development of gas and oil explorations and production in Israel and Cyprus, Lior Pick & Co. launched a new activity – Levant Energy Legal.
Levant Energy Legal is an alliance of lawyers operating from several countries around the globe, which provides legal and consultation services to various clients from all sectors of the energy business. Find out more about Levant Energy Legal on http://www.levant-legal.com.
Pick Lior Born in 1969. Admitted in Israel. Member of the Israel Bar Association.
Academic Degrees: Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya, Israel, Law ( LL.B). The College of Management Academic Studies, Israel, Business Management – Finance ( B.A).
Additional Professional Certifications: Certified Pbulic Accountant, 1998.
Lior Pick, Adv. (CPA (Isr.)) TEP, formerly of S. Horowitz & Co. Law Offices, has an exclusive specialization since 1993 in the various fields of taxation (Income Tax, Oil & Gas Tax, Land Betterment Tax, International Taxation, V.A.T. etc.) and also in capital markets, securities and companies. His accounting knowledge, as well as his extensive experience in taxation, enables our office to handle complex files that demand an in-depth understanding of the rules of accounting, taxation and their integration with law, business and commerce.
Adv. Pick is a graduate of Oil & Gas Law course – Institute for Energy Law, Houston, USA – Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation;
International Taxation of Oil and Gas course – Sheltons International Tax Training Institute, Houston, USA.
In addition to being a lawyer, Lior Pick has been an accountant since January, 1998. He acquired his experience as an accountant during 5 years of work in the Israeli income tax commission (as well as in framework of the unit for receivership, liquidation and bankruptcy). Previously, Lior Pick worked in the economic department of the Tel Aviv stock exchange.
Until the establishment of the firm, Lior Pick managed the tax department in the law offices of Cohen Lahat & Co., where, among other matters, he handled some of the country’s largest food companies, as well as several public and non-public companies in the real estate, investments, hi-tech industries, etc.
Furthermore, Lior Pick advises and monitors various transactions (including land transactions), while placing particular emphasis on the taxation aspects entailed therein, regularization vis-à-vis the authorities (pre-ruling and/or assessment debates), etc.
Lior Pick is the vice president of the Tel-Aviv branch of STEP (the society of the Trust and Estate Practitioners), an international organization comprising about 17,000 members worldwide who specialize in international taxation, trusts, real estate, estate and wills.