Marc Zell

Marc Zell is our exclusively recommended Cross-Border Dispute Resolution expert in the Israel on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Marc directly using the contact details listed above.

Marc Zell, founder of the firm, regularly assists clients in cross border mergers and acquisitions, asset protection and corporate finance, commercial transactions, technology transfer, project finance and investment and technology development enterprises. He is also an experienced trans-national litigator, successfully representing business clients in complex litigations and arbitrations around the globe. Marc is a graduate of Princeton University and University of Maryland School of Law and is a member of bars of the State of Maryland, District of Columbia, Virginia, United States Supreme Court, Israel as well as various United States appellate, district and bankruptcy courts.

Marc has also been special admitted to both state and federal courts throughout the United States and other English speaking countries.

Marc is also Vice President of Republicans Overseas, Inc. and Co-Chairman of Republicans Overseas Israel. Marc also serves a senior member of the executive committee of Ariel University. Marc is a regular commentator in Israeli media on Israeli and U.S. law.

Firm Description:

A boutique international law firm based in Jerusalem, Israel, the members of Zell, Aron & Co. are as diverse as they are knowledgeable. Since the firm’s founding in 1999, we have understood that in today’s global market, broad legal knowledge and experience is essential for any attorney who wishes to properly assist a client. What do we have that makes us unique? To put in concisely, we are cross-border generalists. Due to our expansive experience spanning over 115 years of accrued experience, we view every litigation and transaction entrusted with us by our clients in a broad and expansive outlook. We may be a small firm, but mighty.

Our firm has developed a specialty in cross-border discovery, including cases pursuant to the Hague Evidence Convention. For more on this, visit our Hague Evidence Convention: A Guide for the Practitioner

Naomi Assia

Naomi Assia is our exclusively recommended Trademark Law expert in Israel on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Naomi directly using the contact details above.

Naomi Assia Law Office and Patent Attorneys is one of the leading high tech and intellectual property law firms in Israel. Since its establishment in 1987, the firm has earned an international reputation for catering to the overall needs of traditional high-tech, biotech, start-up, and venture companies in a wide range of legal matters.

The Firm has handled a multitude of intellectual property matters, gaining unparalleled experience. The Firm offers clients a comprehensive analysis of their problems and objectives, applying our knowledge and experience to find innovative and cost-effective solutions. In this respect, we view ourselves in the same light as many of the companies who seek our advice – solution providers.

The Firm’s expertise goes beyond the private sector to include working with the Chief Scientist of Israel, the Israel Commissioner of Privacy, the Israel Commissioner of Patents, Designs & Trademarks and drafting Israeli government contracts. Our attorneys and technical advisors apply their unique practical understanding of science and the law to the business needs of our clients. We learn easily, respond quickly, and produce comprehensive results efficiently, and with personal attention.

More about our trademark department and services – Trademarks and trade names are used by every business to distinguish their goods and services from others. The Firm assists clients in obtaining and maintaining registered trademarks, in Israel and worldwide, including conducting all necessary trademark searches, filing applications, preparing and filing necessary affidavits and renewal applications, defending opposition proceedings and handling all other matters that may arise before the Israel Trademark Office.

Another aspect of our trademark practice involves due diligence studies for clients acquiring or selling trademark portfolios. We help our clients exploit their existing trademark rights through licensing. Because licensing has become a very lucrative way for companies to expand their brand identities, our experience in negotiating and drafting complex agreements has become increasingly important to our clients.

Our vision of the firm is a commitment to professionalism and excellence and providing high quality legal services to our clients.

Yoav Bein

Adv. Yoav Bein, from Prof. Bein & Co. Is a senior partner & founder.

Bein manages legal strategy in complex cases.

Adv Yoav Bein, offers representation and advice in all aspects of the administrative law, including the law of tenders, licenses ,standardization, planning and building, environmental protection, Incentive laws, tax, levies, fees, local authorities, elections, expropriations, and water law.

Bein offers services including litigation, consultancy & mediation. Bein also offers representation in relation to the criminal aspects of some of the above spheres. Bein specializes in representing companies before the different Authorities. He advises and represents public companies & various commercial entities.

Bein has unique experience in the law of tenders and has achieved great success in the area, both on tender committees and in court.

Bein provides counselling at the stage of preparing to submit a tender bid, and offers advice and representation where the need arises to protect a win or attack the win of a competitor at the tender committees and in court. This area of practice calls for special skill and ability, including the ability to prepare quickly to apply to court so as to prevent pleas of delay.

Prof. Bein & Co attorneys have unique administrative law experience and expertise. Prof. Dan Bein served as Vice President of the Haifa Court of Administrative Affairs, during which he dealt with the administrative cases in Haifa, including the vast majority of tender cases.

Yoav Bein has from 2006 specialised in the developing sphere of unforeseen circumstances and wartime law.

Inter alia, Adv Yoav Bein offers representation and advice in the following spheres: Property tax and compensation fund matters along the green and red track, in consequence of the Lebanon War (2006) and the situation in the south (The south & Sderot and Gaza Belt). (2006-2018)

Bein has published many legal articles, in various spheres and lectures in various forums. He is a member of the Israel Bar – Court of Administrative Affairs Committee. He is a former President of the Haifa Rotary Club (young).

Aryeh Reif

Aryeh Reif is our exclusively recommended Intellectual Property Law expert in Israel on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Aryeh directly using the contact details listed above.

Tel Aviv, a city on Israel’s Mediterranean coast, is marked by stark 1930s Bauhaus buildings, thousands of which are clustered in the White City architectural area.

Museums include Beit Hatfutsot, whose multimedia exhibits illustrate the history of Jewish communities worldwide.

The Eretz Israel Museum covers the country’s archaeology, folklore and crafts, and features an on-site excavation of 12th-century-B.C. ruins.

Firm Overview:

Reif & Reif is a boutique law firm that was established in 2000 by Adv. Aryeh Reif, who has practiced law for some 25 years.

Reif & Reif specialises in targeted areas of law. In those areas, we offer our clients the very highest quality of service and professionalism, as well as unparalleled response times.

Our staff is all bilingual, so you will also find it very easy to communicate with us and to review our legal drafts.

Reif & Reif is one of the fastest growing trademark practices in Israel. As well as all areas of trademark law, we also litigate for patent / design infringement, before all of the competent courts in Israel, including Israel’s Supreme Court.

Aviv Avidan-Shalit

Aviv Avidan-Shalit is our exclusively recommended Securities Law expert in Israel on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Aviv directly using the contact details listed above.

Aviv has extensive experience in providing clients with professional legal services, in all phases of corporate growth, from concept through exit, in a myriad of fields of technology including diagnostics, medical devices pharmaceuticals, operation analytics, Internet, software, digital printing, communications and homeland security.

Aviv represents entrepreneurs, investors and companies in financing transactions. Additionally, Aviv provides legal services to both her publicly traded and privately held clients in connection with a range of commercial transactions.

Aviv Avidan-Shalit is deeply involved in the day-to-day legal operational and business activities of her clients, including in analysing their strategic and legal needs and requirements with a view towards providing the clients with a superior legal solution which be well balanced against the commercial needs.

Firm Overview:

Meitar Liquornik Geva Leshem Tal is the largest law firm in Israel, and Israel’s leading international law firm. The firm represents some of the world’s largest multinational corporations in corporate, commercial and litigation matters, in Israel and abroad.

Meitar is a full-service firm, representing clients in corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, international and domestic capital markets, banking, finance and derivatives, corporate and commercial litigation, licensing, hi-tech, energy and infrastructure, real estate, antitrust and taxation and other regulatory matters.

Meitar has represented clients in Israel’s largest corporate and finance transactions and international public offerings, and has represented some of the world’s leading companies and banks in corporate and class-action litigation.

Yudi Levy

Yudi Levy is our exclusively recommended Business Law expert in Israel on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Yudi directly using the contact details listed above.

Yudi is the firm’s Managing Partner and the Chairman of its Executive Committee, and is respected as one of Israel’s dominant corporate attorneys

In addition to his role as the firm’s chief executive, Yudi handles a wide range of complex corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, public offerings, and reorganisations. Yudi also engages in trust and estate counselling and planning for high net worth individuals.

Yudi Levy is highly involved in Israel’s business community and is repeatedly called upon to advise boards of directors regarding crisis management.

Firm Overview:

Goldfarb Seligman employs over 220 attorneys, including over 80 partners, who offer clients a wide spectrum of legal services.

At the heart of Goldfarb Seligman’s professional philosophy is the belief that every client is unique, with individual issues and considerations. Based on this philosophy, the firm strives to provide each client with comprehensive legal services that are tailored to its specific needs. The firm’s attorneys provide our clientele personalised service, combined with the array of sophisticated legal services and global connections that a large international law firm can offer.

The firm recruits and employs the leading attorneys in each of its various practice areas, who are expert in various fields of law and many of whom have foreign legal education and practice experience. The calibre, breadth and depth of the outstanding professionals at Goldfarb Seligman, together with the firm’s commitment to quality, excellence, integrity and discretion, make it the firm of choice for the most discerning clients, both in Israel and overseas.