Key Areas of Practice:
Criminal Litigation (Emphasis on White-Collar Offenses) and Representation in Disciplinary Proceedings: The Firm specializes in criminal justice representation, with an emphasis on white-collar crimes, throughout all stages of the process – from the initial stages (property seizures, forfeiture, investigations and arrests) to administration of the case on its own merits. In addition, the Firm has many years of experience in disciplinary proceedings at various tribunals.
Commercial Litigation: The Firm’s professional staff have extensive experience in court and quasi-judicial cases, mediation proceedings, complex commercial arbitrations in Israel and abroad, and the international mediation tribunals of the ICC (International Criminal Courts). The Firm provides representation and counsel on various types of partner, shareholder, and commercial disputes, including copyright, class action, and derivative claims, etc.
Administrative Law: The Firm has extensive experience in representing individuals, corporations, authorities, and government bodies in proceedings before the Supreme Court and administrative courts, as well as regular consultation and guidance of various public-administrative authorities and bodies, including tenders law, freedom of information and other administrative and public issues.
Real Estate, Planning and Construction: The Firm provides comprehensive legal advice on complex real estate transactions, including contracting projects, purchase groups, TAMA 38, evacuation – reconstruction, Israel Land Administration tenders and more.
Commercial and Corporate: The department’s staff represents entrepreneurs, commercial, private and public entities, in various commercial transactions, and provides ongoing legal advice and guidance in all areas of commercial law.
Labor Law: The Firm provides ongoing counseling and guidance in labor law. The Firm has extensive experience in representation before labor courts, government, and disciplinary courts, as well as in the representation before alternative tribunals for dispute resolution, such as arbitration and mediation. Among the department’s clients are employees, public bodies, private and governmental companies, as well as senior officials in public and private sectors in a wide range of practice fields including communications, banking, industry, and hi-tech.
The Firm represents prominent public figures in proceedings with a high and public profile. Over the years, the Firm’s clients have included Prime Minister Netanyahu and his wife, ministers, mayors, and Members of the Israel Knesset. In addition, the Firm regularly counsels Israeli and international commercial companies, leading insurance companies, infrastructure companies; diamond manufacturing companies; Israeli satellite companies, and more.
Adv. The Late Dr. Jacob Weinroth, Founding Partner: The Late Dr. Jacob Weinroth, the Firm’s founder, was for many years one of the leading litigators in Israel and was party to many essential precedents that had a decisive influence on Israeli society. Inter alia, Advocate Weinroth took part in the Tal Committee, which discussed recruitment of yeshiva students.
Adv. Dr. Jacob Weinroth held an LL.B., LL.M. and a Ph.D. from Tel Aviv University. The doctoral thesis that he submitted dealt with the law of rebellion, which later became rabbinical court law (the holding of divorce judgments), which led to significant improvements in the state of “agunot” in Israel (a woman bound in marriage by a husband who refuses to grant a divorce or who is missing and not proved dead).
Adv. Dr. Yechiel Weinroth: Adv. Yechiel Weinroth holds an LL.B., LL.M, (Summa Cum Laude) and a Ph.D. from Bar Ilan University. He specializes in libel, civil and commercial litigation, white-collar offenses, and disciplinary proceedings. In addition, Adv. Weinroth serves as an arbitrator and mediator and is Co-Chair of the Israel Bar Association’s Arbitration and Mediation Committee. He also lectures in law at Bar Ilan, the College of Management, and at the Ono Academic College.
Adv. Oded Nesher: Adv. Nesher holds an LL.B. (Cum Laude) from Tel Aviv University and specializes in civil and commercial litigation and complex litigation issues at courts, arbitration proceedings, and proceedings relating to the approval and annulment of arbitration rulings. Adv. Nesher has extensive experience in representing various proceedings against banking corporations, disputes between shareholders of companies, and disputes in commercial and real estate law.
Adv. Dubi Weinroth, C.P.A.: Adv. Dubi Weinroth holds an LL.B and an M.B.A. in Accountancy, and a B.A. in Economics Practices criminal- civil litigation, in a variety of fields, with an emphasis on cases where accounting orientation is required, along with economic and business thinking.
Adv. Samuel Hecker: Adv. Samuel Hecker litigates in a variety of areas of law. He has extensive experience in business disputes, corporations and non-profit organizations, in family law, in civil and commercial disputes including copyright law and principle issues of a constitutional nature. He has earned extensive and unique experience in the management of cases that require creative thinking and interdisciplinary vision, combining diverse areas of knowledge and distinct branches of law.
Adv. Ariel Frish: Adv. Ariel Frisch holds an LL.B and an LL.M., and specializes in representing in complex and wide-ranging litigation issues, in all areas of civil-commercial law, including contract law, administrative and constitutional law, class and derivative actions, tort, slander, family law, and more.
Adv. Meir Avraham: Adv. Meir Avraham holds an LL.B. and an LL.M, and specializes in civil, criminal, and commercial litigation. Adv. Meir Avraham has extensive experience representing corporations, individuals, and interest groups in business disputes, civil disputes, and fundamental issues of a constitutional nature. During his years in public practice, he has gained extensive and unique experience in the litigation of large non-profit organizations that provide services nationwide, as well as with national infrastructure structure entities.
Adv. Uri Ben Yochana: Adv. Uri Ben Yochana coordinates the field of commercial law and labor law. He has extensive experience in all fields of law, whether civil or commercial, including commercial litigation at all judicial instances, including alternative dispute resolutions, judicial tribunals and other quasi-judicial instances, mediation and commercial arbitrations in Israel and abroad.
Adv. Avi Ben Yaakov: Adv. Avi Ben Yaakov coordinates the field of real estate law, and represents clients in complex real estate transactions and many construction projects – residential and commercial, both contractor and entrepreneurial companies and buyers. Adv. Ben Yaakov has many years of experience in the field of urban renewal. He also represents many companies in the business-commercial field in a wide range of commercial and regulatory issues (including business development, financing strategies, etc.), at all stages of development of the company, with a focus on the hi-tech field, in a manner that enables him to provide counsel based on his thorough understanding of customer needs and the nature of their work.
Adv. Ze’ev Weinroth: Adv. Ze’ev Weinroth is also a Certified Public Accountant and specializes primarily in real estate issues. Adv. Ze’ev Weinroth accompanies residential and commercial construction projects, providing consulting and customer support for complex real estate transactions. Adv. Weinroth also provides his clients with comprehensive strategic advice in a variety of areas of economic regulation relevant to the transactions at issue.
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