Mark Phillips

Partner

Mark Phillips is co-head of our Project Finance department. Mark has advised on almost all of the large scale infrastructure projects in Israel, working with developers, sponsors, lenders and public authorities on a range of BOT / PFI and other infrastructure projects. Mark has an especially strong track record of advising local and international lenders on Israeli project financings.

Mark works in a wide range of sectors, including road and rail transport, conventional and renewable energy and  desalination. He also works on the exploration, development and financing of Israel’s natural gas resources, advising developers, lenders and service providers in this field.

Mark’s work covers all aspects of project development and financing from initial pre-qualification and tender stages, through to financial close, project construction and operation, as well as advising on regulatory issues affecting the projects.

In addition, Mark has considerable experience in advising on local and cross border mergers and acquisitions, with emphasis on transactions in the infrastructure sector.

Mark was recently selected as Project Finance Lawyer of the Year for 2020 by Who’s Who Legal.

Contact Info

Tel: +9723-6922072 Fax: +9723-6966464 phillipsm@herzoglaw.co.il V-card
  • Israeli Bar Association, 1998
  • University of Leeds, LLB (cum laude), 1993
  • Ranked Band 1 in Projects and Energy (Chambers 2021)
  • Lawyer of the Year 2020 for Project Finance (Who's Who Legal).
  • Ranked as a Market Leader (IFLR1000, 2021).
  • Ranked as Global Elite Thought Leader in the Project Finance 2020 category by Who's Who Legal.
  • Ranked as Recommended in the Energy 2020 category by Who's Who Legal.
  • Ranked as Recommended in the Corporate Governance 2020 category by Who's Who Legal.
  • Ranked Band 1 in the Projects and Energy 2020 practice area by Chambers.
  • Ranked as a Market Leader in the Project Finance 2020 practice area by IFLR.
  • Ranked as a Leading Individual in the Energy 2020 practice area by The Legal 500.
  • Ranked as a Leading Individual in the Infrastructure 2020 practice area by The Legal 500.
  • Project Finance Experts Guides (LMG 2020)
  • Banking Experts Guides (LMG 2020)
  • Banking, Finance and Transactional Experts Guides (LMG 2020)
  • Ranked as Global Elite Thought Leader in the Project Finance 2019 category by Who's Who Legal.
  • Ranked as Recommended in the Energy 2019 category by Who's Who Legal.
  • Ranked as Recommended in the Corporate Governance 2019 category by Who's Who Legal.