Rimon

Carl Sherer

Counsel

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(800) 930-7271 x210

Education

New York University

Law School, J.D., cum laude and Order of the Coif, 1984

New York University

Business School M.B.A., Beta Gamma Sigma, 1984

Columbia University

B.A., 1978

Prior In-House Positions

Israel Securities Authority (Assistant General Counsel)

Previous Experience

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP

Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP

Silber, Schottenfels, Gerber & Sherer

Zell Goldberg & Co.

Admissions

  • Israel
  • State of New York

Languages

  • English
  • Hebrew

Professional Experience

Carl M. Sherer is Counsel to Rimon. Mr. Sherer holds a JD as well as an MBA from New York University, and is a graduate of Columbia University. He worked with Simpson Thacher & Bartlett and with Schulte Roth & Zabel in New York, in addition to serving as Assistant to the General Counsel at the Israel Securities Authority.

Mr. Sherer has over twenty-five years experience in corporate and securities law, helping individuals and corporations in both transactional and regulatory settings in the United States and in Israel. Mr. Sherer was associated with Professor Joseph Gross, Hodak & Co. in Tel Aviv, was a partner at Silber, Schottenfels, Gerber & Sherer, and was of counsel to Zell Goldberg & Co. 

Mr. Sherer's experience covers a wide array of domestic and international corporate and securities matters, including:

  • Mergers and acquisitions, including major international mergers
  • Initial public offerings, secondary offerings and private placements of equity and debt securities in the United States and in Israel
  • International joint ventures
  • Securities regulatory advice in the United States and in Israel, including under both countries' investment adviser regulations
  • Securities regulation in Israel
  • Technology licensing arrangements
  • Financial products
  • Establishment of investment funds
  • Commodities trading worldwide
  • Bank regulatory advice in the United States
  • PFIC

Awards & Recognition

  • Selected by peers for inclusion in the Fifth Edition of The Best Lawyers in Israel in the practice area of Capital Markets Law., 2014 - 2019.

Publications

Co-author of the Israel chapter in the ABA’s International Mergers and Acquisitions Due Diligence.