Elrom, Rom, Salomon & Co.

Torts and insurance, with an emphasis on medical malpractice

Elrom, Rom, Salomon & Co.
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Established: 2009
Line of Business: Torts and insurance, with an emphasis on medical malpractice
Address: 25 Efal St., Kiryat Arie, Amot Platinum House, 11th floor, Petach Tikva
Phone: 972-3-7623000
Fax: 972-3-5160068
Email: Office@ElromLaw.co.il
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  • Avi (Avshalom)  Elrom, Elrom, Rom, Salomon & Co.

    Avi (Avshalom) Elrom

    Founding Partner

    Elrom, Rom, Salomon & Co.

  • Lior Salomon, Elrom, Rom, Salomon & Co.

    Lior Salomon

    Founding Partner

    Elrom, Rom, Salomon & Co.

  • Sharon Rom, Elrom, Rom, Salomon & Co.

    Sharon Rom

    Founding Partner

    Elrom, Rom, Salomon & Co.

  • Assaf Elrom, Elrom, Rom, Salomon & Co.

    Assaf Elrom

    Partner

    Elrom, Rom, Salomon & Co.

  • Kobi Asulin, Elrom, Rom, Salomon & Co.

    Kobi Asulin

    Partner

    Elrom, Rom, Salomon & Co.

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About Elrom, Rom, Salomon & Co.

Elrom, Rom, Salomon & Co., (ERS) is one of Israel’s leading law firms in all aspects of civil litigation, and particularly torts and insurance law. The firm specializes in professional liability, medical malpractice, product liability, insurance law, planning and zoning, local authorities’ representation, professional liability of engineers and corporations in various industries, and hazardous material exposure cases.
The firm was founded by Adv. Avi Elrom, one of Israel’s most senior torts and insurance attorneys, who founded it with his partners, Advocates Sharon Rom and Lior Salomon. Adv. Elrom has been practicing torts, insurance and professional liability for over 40 years, and has been representing medical malpractice defendants for more than 3 decades.
ERS’s uniqueness stems from its accumulated experience during several decades of practicing these fields, during which it has been involved in some of Israel’s largest and most complex lawsuits, with an emphasis on medical malpractice.
The firm represents leading companies and institutes, in Israel and abroad, provides professional counsel and opinions concerning risk management, insurance and torts for institutes and corporations. The firm represents Israel’s leading companies and institutes, the large insurance companies, HMOs and hospitals, including Teva, Magen David Adom, Vectis, The Clalit HMO, The Tel Aviv Municipality, The Nature and Parks Authority, Contractors, most of the local authorities and other private entities.
ERS specializes in managing complex claims that concern infrastructure works, construction, contractor insurance, etc. Additionally, the firm has been in involved in cases that concern the collapses of buildings, balconies, bridges, cranes, etc. Furthermore, ERS represents Israeli and foreign insurance companies, and engineering professionals, including architects, constructors, appraisers and engineers.
The firm’s case management relies on its knowledge base and experience that have been accumulated in the management of hundreds of medical, professional liability, insurance and planning and zoning cases, throughout the years.
ERS’s partners include Advocates Sharon Rom, Lior Salomon, Assaf Elrom and Kobi Asulin. The firm’s team includes 25 experienced lawyers and 6 interns.
The case management is executed in specialized departments, which are manned by professional and creative attorneys. Each department is headed by a partner, who personally accompanies the case and maintains direct contact with the clients. The ongoing work relationships between the firm’s lawyers guarantee the assembly of an optimal and appropriate team for every subject matter, and an efficient integration between diverse knowledge disciplines.

Broad Clientele

The firm represents a broad spectrum of private, institutional and business clients. Its clientele includes Israel’s leading insurance companies, including Harel, Clal and The Phoenix. ERS represents local authorities, including the Tel Aviv Municipality, local and regional planning and building committees, as well as corporates and groups such as Teva, Haifa Refineries and Magen David Adom. The firm also represents numerous foreign companies including pharmaceuticals such as Gambro, Perrigo, Baxter, etc., and foreign insurers such as the insurance mega-corporation Beazley.
In addition, ERS represents physicians, medical institutes and hospitals, as well as HMOs, large public hospitals (Beilinson, Soroka, etc.), and the Hadassa, She’arei Tzedek, Assuta, and Laniado hospitals and more. The firm manages litigation cases in various tribunals, including quasi-judicial tribunals such as planning and building appeal committees and Ministry of Health committees.

Practice Areas

Torts, insurance and re-insurance – The firm represents Israel’s leading insurance companies and foreign insurers in numerous insurance claims and complementary issues, and specializes in legal representation in insurance, tort and liability claims, including workplace accidents, hazardous materials exposure, property, professional liability and D&O claims. The firm has been involved in the most complex insurance cases that are discussed in Israel’s courts.
Medical Malpractice – The firm leads the field of representation of physicians and medical institutes before tribunals and MOH inquiry committee and handled hundreds of legally- and medically-complex claims in this field. The firm has direct ongoing relationships with Israel’s leading physicians, and it specializes in the examination of medical experts and risk management of various medical institutes.
Pollution, Environmental and Product Liability Claims – Owing to its extensive experience in handling bodily harm due to exposure to hazardous materials and product liability, the firm was appointed to represent various corporations in hazard-exposure and defective-product liability claims. The firm manages the largest and most complex cases in this field.
Engineering Professional Liability – the firm represents professionals in professional liability claims, including architects, constructors, appraisers and engineers. The firm specializes in all aspects of managing these cases in the courts, from start to finish, including the evidence, witness examination, expert examination, summation and appeals.
Representing Municipalities and Planning and Building Committees throughout Israel – The firm has an extensive and experienced department that provides legal representation to dozens of local authorities and planning and building committees throughout Israel, particularly in tort and large-sum monetary claims. These lawsuits encompass many topics in the municipal and planning and zoning realms, including building permits and licensing, demolition orders, planning procedures, liability to safety issues, general and professional liability of the local authority, D&O liability, criminal proceedings and personal claims against officials.
Legal Representation, Mediation and Arbitration – the firm is highly experienced in litigation and its attorneys handle hundreds of lawsuits in courts throughout Israel, arbitrations, mediations and all types of proceedings in its various practice areas. In addition, the firm has extensive experience in alternative dispute resolution, and Adv. Elrom is often appointed by the courts to serve as a mediator and an arbitrator.
Monetary and Contractual Lawsuits – the firm represents clients in various claims on contractual and monetary grounds. In this framework, the firm represents plaintiff and defendants, and represents insurance companies in subrogation claims in a wide variety of fields and topics.