Ron Sitton

Partner

Mr. Sitton is a partner in FBC's Corporate Department. Prior to joining FBC, he was a partner in the corporate practice group of the international firm Dentons in New York, where he led the firm's Israel practice.


Mr. Sitton utilizes his fluency in Hebrew and English, his familiarity with both American and Israeli business cultures and legal systems, and his broad network of global contacts to better advise Israelis doing business abroad and international clients doing business in Israel. He is experienced in structuring, negotiating and driving multiparty/multidisciplinary domestic and cross-border transactions.


While practicing in New York, Mr. Sitton’s practice focused on representation of investment funds and their portfolio companies in all aspects of business, including M&A, financing and investment, and equity holders' arrangements, as well as general corporate matters. He also represented sole proprietorships, corporations, partnerships, and LLCs in all phases of business organization, corporate and financial transactions, joint ventures, and day-to-day operations.


Mr. Sitton is active in several organizations promoting trade and cooperation between Israel and the United States.

Supreme Court of the United States, 2000

New York, 1999

Israel, 1997

Fordham University School of Law, New York (LL.M., International Business and Trade), 1998

College of Management (COMAS) School of Law, Israel (LL.B.), 1996

FBC advises Credit Suisse NEXT Investors in its investment in Secure Islands

FBC advises Credit Suisse NEXT Investors in its investment in Secure Islands

Ron Sitton & Naama Moshe & Moran Friedman & Warren Wienburg & Carolyn Zeimer-Vigodny & Rona Carp | Sep 2014

FBC advises China’s Bright Food Group in its acquisition of the controlling interest in Tnuva at a company value of NIS 8.6B

FBC advises China's Bright Food Group in its acquisition of the controlling interest in Tnuva at a company value of NIS 8.6B - the largest Chinese investment in Israel

Amir Chen & Avraham Well & Tal Eyal-Boger & Yoram Bonen & Ron Sitton & Boaz Noiman & Shelly Ivgi-Golbary & Moran Friedman & Noya Kislev & Moran Rabbia-Perera & Keren Cohen & Carolyn Zeimer-Vigodny | May 2014

FBC Advises Toshiba Corporation in its investment in Zadara Storage

FBC advises Toshiba Corporation in Israeli aspects of its investment in Zadara Storage Ltd.

Ron Sitton | Mar 2014

FBC advises Crescent Capital IN $20M financing transaction

FBC advises Crescent Capital, in Israeli aspects of its $20M financing of KKR's acquisition of Alliance Tire Group.

Ron Sitton & Miri Kimhi | Jun 2013

FBC advises Horizon Technology Finance Corporation and Fortress Credit in financing transaction

FBC advises Horizon Technology Finance Corporation and Fortress Credit, in Israeli aspects of their financing of Kaminario, Inc. and Kaminario Technologies Ltd.

Ron Sitton & Miri Kimhi | Jun 2013

FBC advises Psomas in Israeli transaction

FBC advises Psomas in Israeli aspects of a transaction with Takadu Ltd.

Ron Sitton | Apr 2013

FBC advises Monsanto in investment in Evogene and acquisitions of Rosetta Green and the Beelogics group of companies

FBC advises Monsanto, in an investment in Evogene, a publicly traded Israeli company that develops genetic engineering technology, in its acquisition of Rosetta Green, a public Israeli company, and the Beelogics group of companies.

Hagar Keren-Hackim & Amit Dat & Itiel Ben-Haim & Ronald Lehmann & Raz Tepper & Ron Sitton & Anat Shavit | Feb 2013
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