Yuval Horn | Partner
Yuval is the founder of Horn & Co, Law Offices. The firm comprises 15 lawyers and three articled clerks, and focuses on technology focused companies, and their founders, investors and board members.
Yuval regularly advises his clients on cross-border transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, public offerings (US, UK, Israel), structured finance, and international corporate reorganizations and all legal aspects of operations of high tech and life sciences companies, including licensing and sale of technology, joint ventures, commercial transactions and labor law issues.
Yuval is the Co-Chair of the International Bar Association (IBA) Technology Law Committee. He has been a member of the IRB (Helsinki) Committee at the Sheba Medical Center in Tel Hashomer, Israel since 2008, and represents the firm in Biolegis, a European network of law firms specializing in the life sciences (www.biolgeis.com).
Yuval is frequently asked to lecture and write about private equity financing, the formation of new businesses, investments in infrastructure and technology transactions. Yuval was identified by The International Who’s Who of Life Science Lawyers in 2013 and in 2015 as one of the 5 leading individuals worldwide in life sciences transactions. During the years 2008 – 2016 Yuval has been ranked by Who’s Who as a leading expert in Israel in life sciences, by The European Legal Experts as an expert in Corporate and M&A and IT and Telecoms, by Who’s Who as a leading expert in Israel in IT and by Chambers Global as a leading Israeli practitioner in M&A: High Tech.
Yuval was born in Pasadena, CA. He received his LL.B from Tel Aviv University in 1988 and his LL.M. in 1994 from the same institution (thesis: “Conflicts of Laws in Negotiable Instruments”). He was a JSD candidate during the years 1995-1998 (proposed doctorate thesis: “Interpretation of International Contracts”). He has been a member of the Israeli Bar Association since May, 1990.
Mr. Horn began his practice as Aide to the Chief Military Prosecutor and Legal Advisor to the Chief of Staff (Ehud Barak) during the years 1988-1993. Since 1993 his practice has focused on technology transactions and corporate finance, where he has practiced in several leading firms as an associate and partner. During the years 2004-2009, Mr. Horn was a Senior Partner at Baratz, Horn & Co.