Mordehay (Moti)  Malca

Mordehay (Moti) MalcaPartner

  • Described by the Legal 500 as being "excellent at handling complex business affairs and having the ability to get the job done with the minimum fuss", Moti’s practice spans the full spectrum of corporate, commercial, and securities law, focusing on Hi-tech, Biotech, venture capital financing, mergers and acquisitions, fund formation and private placements.

     

    Moti advises on all corporate and commercial aspects relating to the business and innovation cycle of technology-based companies. He represents founders, early stage companies, mature technology companies, angels, investors and venture capital funds on corporate structuring, licensing, founder agreements, incentive schemes and exits. Moti has extensive experience advising clients on early-stage investments, all subsequent investment rounds, financing by way of convertible debentures, secured financing, portfolio investments and the structuring of the financing of technology companies at all points of their investment cycle. His work has been recognised by the legal directories which have ranked him as a leader in the field.

     

    Moti is also an expert on offshore and onshore fund formation. His experience includes structuring of funds and limited partnerships in a tax efficient manner, drafting, negotiating and reviewing limited partnership agreements, management agreements and private placement memoranda and advising on the operation and management of funds.

  • Moti has acted for clients on a wide range of negotiations and transactions, recently including the representation of:

     

    • Final, a global leader in the field of Algo-Trading
    • Coral Reef Technologies Ltd., a group of private investment funds engaged in investment and trading in financial instruments around the world.
    • Medial, a pioneer in the field of algorithm-based medical Big Data analysis. Moti handles all of the company's ongoing legal needs, including representation in raising $20 million from Sir Li Ka-shing's Horizons Ventures
    • iAngels Crowd, a unique platform of its kind in Israel, enabling private accredited investors to co-invest with leading angels and gain access to exclusive early-stage opportunities, on a wide variety of investment, loan and exit transactions
    • Milk&Honey Distillery, the first artisan whisky distillery in Israel.
    • Lucky Dragon Company Limited, an investment company incorporated in Macau, in investment transactions in Israeli technology companies in an aggregate value of several million dollars  
    • Entrepreneurs in secondary transactions in an aggregate value of over US$ 16 million during the year 2015
    • Private investors (angels) in equity and debt investment transactions in an aggregate value of approximately US$ 20 million during  the year 2015
    • Who's Who Legal: Competition 2018 recognized Mordehay Malca, as a leading expert in the Merger & Acquisition field.

    • Moti is recommended by:

    • Chambers and Partners, which singles Moti out as a key individual in Venture Capital, Hi-Tech, Corporate and M&A, giving him high praise for his "very deep understanding of a transaction in economic terms - including where you compromise and where you don't".

    • The Legal 500, which describes Moti as being ‘professional and extremely knowledgeable’.

  • Moti is an active member in IATI (Israel Advanced Technology Industries). His activity includes among other things, being part of the Law & Accounting Firms Committee, which addresses and promotes legal matters of common interest to the industry, such as creating model legal documents for use by start-ups, providing English translation of common legal forms, illuminating the industry's interests to public authorities such as the Patent Registrar, Companies Registrar, Tax Authority etc., and providing enrichment programs for entrepreneurs.