Cassouto & Co.

Civil Litigation, Administrative Law, IP, Communication Law

Cassouto & Co.
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Company's Profile

Established: 2003
Line of Business: Civil Litigation, Administrative Law, IP, Communication Law
Address: 20 Lincoln St. (Rubinstein House), Tel Aviv
Phone: 972-3-7525222
Fax: 972-3-7527555
Email: [email protected]
Website: http://www.candc.co.il
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Company Executives

  • Shmulik Cassouto, Cassouto & Co.

    Adv. Shmulik Cassouto

    Founder

    Cassouto & Co.

  • David Itshak, Cassouto & Co.

    Adv. David Itshak

    Partner

    Cassouto & Co.

  • Tal Gutmer, Cassouto & Co.

    Adv. Tal Gutmer

    Partner

    Cassouto & Co.

  • Ronen Buch, Cassouto & Co.

    Adv. Ronen Buch

    Partner

    Cassouto & Co.

  • Michal Rosenberg Chitman, Cassouto & Co.

    Adv. Michal Rosenberg Chitman

    Partner

    Cassouto & Co.

  • Mirit Shalev, Cassouto & Co.

    Adv. Mirit Shalev

    Partner

    Cassouto & Co.

  • Bella Peled, Cassouto & Co.

    Adv. Bella Peled

    Partner

    Cassouto & Co.

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About Cassouto & Co.

Cassouto& Co. is a leading boutique firm that specializes in civil litigation and handles large-scale and complex cases. The firm was founded in 2003 by Adv. Shmulik Cassouto, and is renowned as of the Israel’s leading and most aggressive civil-commercial law firms. The firm prioritizes its clients and provides them with legal services at a high level of availability.

Cassouto & Co. represents clients, including senior businesspersons from Israel and overseas, companies and corporations, before all of the courts and judiciaries in Israel, including in mediations and arbitrations. The firm also provides ongoing legal counsel to various large entities, including the provision of legal opinions. The firm practices in numerous legal fields, including complex commercial lawsuits, class and derivative actions, liquidation cases, bankruptcy cases, wills and estates and more. Due to the complexity of the cases that the firm handles, its team doesn’t include any interns, and comprises mainly senior lawyers with vast experience in court appearances.

Determined Striving Towards Success While Maintaining a Pleasant and Familial Work Environment

The firm’s team consists of lawyers who are experienced in their respective practice areas and fight for their clients. Nevertheless, the firm believes in a pleasant work environment, and accordingly has a unique character where alongside the uncompromising fighting for the benefit of each client, it is a pleasant workplace with a warm and personal attitude towards all of its clients and employees, including a cook who prepares lunch for all of the firm’s visitors every day.

Practice Areas

Monetary Lawsuits – over the years, the firm managed complex large-scale monetary lawsuits in every segment of civil and commercial law in Israel and abroad.

Corporate Law - The firm has longstanding experience in managing corporate-related disputes, such as struggles of control in companies, derivative suits etc. The firm’s team represents its clients in the Economic Matters Court, the regular courts and arbitrations.

Class Actions – the firm specializes in formulating and filing class actions on consumer matters and economic matters in general.

Administrative Law – the firm has a unique specialization in administrative law and over the years it has been representing statutory corporations such as the Israel Bar Association, and public officials.

IP – the firm registers, enforces and manages IP assets including in the fields of copyrights, trademarks, etc.

Communication Law – the firm is considered to be one of Israel’s prominent communication (media, entertainment) law firms, and it manages legal disputes in Israel and abroad on all matters pertaining to agreements between channels and franchisees, broadcasting rights, artists rights etc.

The Partners

Adv. Shmulik Cassouto, Founding Partner

Adv. Cassouto has 24 years of experience in the legal profession and he specializes in civil-commercial litigation, companies law, communication law and class actions. Over the years, he has been handling, before courts of all levels, complex litigation cases with large financial implications, and he also provides ongoing legal counsel to commercial entities from the firm’s clientele, including various media entities. He was formerly a partner in the law firm of Dr. Y. Segev until his retirement from that firm in August 2003 and the opening of his private firm. By education he has an LL.B. from Tel Aviv University.

Adv. David Itshak , Partner

Adv. Yitzhak has 18 years of legal experience and he specializes in civil-commercial litigation and administrative law. Adv. Yitzhak has been serving as the acting general counsel of the Israel Bar Association over the past few years, while simultaneously handling litigation cases in various commercial issues, including contract law, companies law, communication law, defamation and class actions. By education he has an LL.B. from the Hebrew University.

Adv. Tal Gutmer, Partner

Adv. Gutmer has 15 years of experience in the legal profession and she specializes in civil – commercial litigation and handles complex litigation cases in diverse areas, including contracts law, companies law, tort, defamation, privacy protection and court appearances. By education she has a B.A., Business Administration and an LL.B. (cum laude) from IDC Herzliya.

Adv. Ronen Buch, Partner

Adv. Buch has 12 years of experience in the legal profession and he specializes in managing complex large-scale civil-commercial litigation cases, companies law and shareholder disputes, contract law, banking, bankruptcies and liquidations, complex insolvency proceedings and more. Furthermore, Adv. Buch has experience in working on international cases in cooperation with leading foreign law firms. By education he has and LL.B. and a B.A., Business Administration and an LL.M. from Tel Aviv University.

Adv. Michal Rosenberg Chitman, Partner

Adv. Rosenberg Hitman has 16 years of experience in the legal profession and vast experience in representing clients in the full spectrum of complex civil-commercial disputes. She also has expertise in class actions in a wide variety of industries, including taxation, insurance, communication, banking and more, against private entities and state authorities. Formerly, she owned a private law firm where she practiced civil commercial law. By education she has an LL.B. (cum laude) from the Law Faculty of Tel Aviv University.

Adv. Mirit Shalev, Partner

Adv. Shalev has 13 years of experience in the legal profession and she specializes in civil-commercial litigation and in administrative litigation. Among other topics, she handles diverse litigation cases including contracts law, corporate law, companies law, defamation, and class actions. By education she has an LL.B. from Tel Aviv University.

Adv. Bella Peled, Partner

Adv. Peled has 12 years of experience in the legal profession. She started her career in the profession as a military prosecutor and continued as a lawyer in the MAG Corps’ Counsel and Legislation Department. Afterwards, she worked as a lawyer in KKL’s Legal Department and later on joined Cassouto & Co. She was appointed as a partner in the firm in January 2021. By education she has an LL.B. (cum laude) from Bar Ilan University and an LL.M. from Tel Aviv University.

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