Lipa Meir & Co.

Meir Dr. Lipa
Meir Dr. Lipa
Founder and Managing Partner
Alon Pomeranc
Alon Pomeranc
Head of Litigation Department
Uzi Mor
Uzi Mor
Head of Commercial Department
Yariv Shalom
Yariv Shalom
Head of Real Estate and Financing Department
Shabtai (Shabi) Michaeli
Shabtai (Shabi) Michaeli
Head of Labor Department
Osnat Sarusi-Firstater
Osnat Sarusi-Firstater
Head of High-Tech Department

Lipa Meir & Co. specializes in the provision of high quality legal services in all areas of civil law. The firm's work force consists of a legal staff of 70 highly experienced lawyers, supported by qualified interns and a professional administrative team. The firm's full range of legal services, offered to Israeli and to non-Israeli clients alike, encompasses a diversity of areas, including corporate, insolvency, banking and financing, insurance, real estate, high-tech, labor law, infrastructure projects, intellectual property, environmental protection, clean-tech and renewable energy and anti-trust, as well as representation in different courts and tribunals. 


Dr. Lipa Meir

Zuriel Lavie

Alon Pomeranc

Uzi Mor

Gary Copelovitz

Gad Azor

Erez Dar Lulu

Yariv Shalom

David Weinstein

Shabtai (Shabi) Michaeli

Osnat Sarusi-Firstater

Roy Aiz

Amit Sela

Of Counsel

Dr. Yehuda Ben Meir

Dr. Irit Mevorach

Line of Business
Law Firm

Established in 1987

Departmental Division

Dr. Lipa Meir, founder and managing partner, and Adv. Zuriel Lavie, are the firm's senior partners. The firm's practice is divided into departments, each of which focuses on specific fields of expertise and covers the entire spectrum of activities within its area: a commercial department headed by Adv. Uzi Mor; a litigation department headed by Adv. Alon Pomeranc; a real estate and financing department headed by Adv. Yariv Shalom; a labor law department headed by Adv. Shabtai Michaeli; and a high-tech department headed by Adv. Osnat Sarusi-Firstater.
The firm also prides itself with its sub-specializations, including cross border transactions, intellectual property, tenders (including technology and IT projects, PFI, BOT projects etc.), infrastructure and project financing, environmental protection, clean-tech and renewable energy, anti-trust and health law.

Areas of Specialization

Corporate: The firm has vast experience in the domestic and international markets in commercial and corporate law, in the context of which it provides legal advice to the country's leading businesses. The diversification of our lawyers enables us to provide our clients with a full package of advice in all transactional aspects, ranging from corporate finance and corporate governance through anti-trust and culminating in regulatory and labor law issues.

Litigation: The firm handles civil, commercial and administrative litigation in a wide spectrum of areas, in all tiers. The firm also represents defendants in white collar proceedings.

Health Law: The firm has a particular specialization in health law, which includes a variety of legal and regulatory matters raised by health care providers and insureds, including public health, health-care administration, supplementary health insurance, medical equipment and devices, utilization of big-data, health legislation and regulation etc.

Real Estate: The firm has vast knowledge and experience in all areas of real estate, including transactions for purchase, sale and leasing of real estate, construction projects, planning and licensing procedures, planning and construction offences, project financing and ownership disputes.

Banking and Financing: The firm advises banks and institutional bodies in relation to credit, securities and financing (project financing and otherwise). The firm is renowned for its experience and expertise in complex syndicated transactions. In addition, the firm boasts a specific expertise in true sale opinions in factoring arrangements and the sale or acquisition of debt.

Labor Law: The firm renders advice in various aspects of labor law: drawing up collective bargaining agreements; representing employees and employers in all tiers of labor courts; pension law; active participation in current legislation on the aforementioned subjects etc.

Technology: The firm has various clients in a range of areas in the new economy and supports high-tech companies in various technological sectors in all stages of development, ranging from establishment and raising capital from investors and VC funds, through routine commercial activities in Israel and abroad, to various exit stages.

Bankruptcy and Insolvency: The firm is renowned and is a national leader in receivership, liquidations, stay of proceedings, debt restructuring and refinancing of companies in financial difficulties, its specialization not stopping at rendition of legal advice and engaging in related litigation but also focusing on all business aspects of such complex proceedings.

Infrastructure Projects and Tenders: The firm engages in the issuance of public tenders (including PFI, BOT and other projects) and provides legal support in this area to governmental, municipal and public tender committees, in all phases of the tender process.

Insurance: The firm routinely advises the major players in the insurance market. In addition, the firm boasts an expertise in the specific niches of health-related insurance programs and product liability/product guarantee coverage. 

Environmental Protection, Clean-Tech and Renewable Energy: Advice is provided in a myriad of areas of environmental law, including environmental risk management, environmental legislation and regulatory regime, administrative and other litigation proceedings as well as investments and other transactions in the alternative energy and in the industrial sectors.

The firm is a party to a collaboration agreement with the Italian firm, Emmeplus, with several branches worldwide, and is a member of the international association of law firms Legal Netlink Alliance.

ADDRESS Beit Amot Hashkaot, 2 Weizmann St. Tel Aviv, Israel 6423902    TEL 972-3-6070600    FAX 972-3-6070666    E-MAIL