M. Tagar, Law Offices
Insurance law, torts, civil litigation, M&A, High-Tech, Real Estate, hotels, retail and franchising, administrative law and public tenders
|Line of Business:||Insurance law, torts, civil litigation, M&A, High-Tech, Real Estate, hotels, retail and franchising, administrative law and public tenders|
|Address:||Tel Aviv Branch:
13 Noah Moses St. (Agish Rabad House) Tel Aviv
2 Pal-Yam St. (Oren 1 Building), Haifa
Tel: 972-4-8650026/7 Fax: 972-4-8650505
|Email:||[email protected]; [email protected]|
Adv. Keren Tagar
M. Tagar, Law Offices
Adv. Avi Reginiano
M. Tagar, Law Offices
Adv. Nir Calderon
M. Tagar, Law Offices
The Late Adv. Mordechai Tagar
About M. Tagar, Law Offices
M. Tagar is one of Israel’s leading insurance and torts law firms. The firm was founded in 1980 by the Late Adv. Mordechai Tagar, one of Israel’s top litigators, and since 2019 it has been headed by his daughter, Adv. Keren Tagar, and a team of senior attorneys. The firm’s headquarters and main offices are located in Tel Aviv, and its northern branch is located in the city of Haifa. The firm currently has a staff of more than 40 employees, and it benefits from a longstanding reputation in the fields of insurance, civil litigation and commercial law. The firm’s practice is managed in the framework of two main departments: The insurance and torts law department, which is headed by Advocates Keren Tagar, Shai Shahak, Nir Zax and Gilad Nitzan Stern, and the commercial law department which is headed by Advocates Nir Kalderon and Avi Reginiano. Over the years, the firm’s team has been involved in the creation of several legal precedents that affect Israel’s insurance and tort law fields to this very day, and also handled a long list of significant transactions in the Israeli market.
The late Adv. Mordechai (Marko) Tagar: Founded in the firm in 1980 after serving in a variety of roles in various insurance companies. After establishing the firm, Adv. Tagar developed a special expertise in insurance law, and turned the firm into one of Israel’s leading firms in this field. The Late Adv. Tagar became renowned as an expert in civil litigation and participated in the setting of several precedents in the Supreme Court in the insurance legal practice.
Adv. Keren Tagar: Keren has been serving as an associate and managing partner of the firm for the past 20 years, and continues to lead the firm in the footsteps of her late father. She has been a member of the Israel Bar Association since 1999 and she has an LL.B. and a B.A., Business Administration from IDC Herzliya.
Adv. Avi Reginiano: Avi serves as an attorney and a founding partner in the firm’s commercial law department. Avi accompanies and counsels on a personal and permanent basis to senior executives and high-net-worth families and individuals in respect of their business and legal fields of operations. Avi has vast experience and expertise in accompanying complex commercial real estate transactions in general and in hospitality and accommodation sector in particular. Avi has been a member of the Israel Bar Association since 1999 and he has an LL.B. and a B.A., Business Administration from IDC Herzliya.
Adv. Nir Kalderon: Nir serves as an attorney and a founding partner in the firm’s commercial law department. Nir has extensive experience in complex M&A and investment transactions in the fields of Hi-Tech, retail, infrastructures and services companies. Nir also accompanies and counsels on a personal and permanent basis to senior executives and high-net-worth families and individuals in respect of their business and legal fields of operations. Nir has developed a unique expertise in accompanying leading retail chains in transactions for granting exclusive franchise and distribution rights in Israel and globally. Nir has been a member of the Israel Bar Association since 1999 and he has an LL.B. and a B.A., Business Administration (cum laude) from IDC Herzliya.
Representing Some of Israel’s Largest Insurance Companies
Throughout the years, the firm represented some of the largest and leading insurance companies in the Israeli market, alongside with representation of leading commercial companies in the private and public sectors. The firm’s signature cases are the representation of insurance companies in complex insurance matters, including in subrogation cases.
Another pillar of the firm’s operations in the insurance and torts legal fields is in the representation of insureds - private or commercial entities, in tort claims under insurance policies of professional liability, product liability etc.
Specializing in Complex Business Policies, Contracting Works, Local Authorities and More
The firm specializes in representing large defendants, local authorities and insurers in large tort lawsuits. Such lawsuits include matters of flood damages, fire damages, infrastructures damages, agriculture damages and more. The company’s team of lawyers has vast experience in handling such lawsuits, which often require litigations on particularly complex and intricate insurance policies.
Since the firm has been representing numerous insurance companies over the years, its lawyers acquired a holistic macro-perspective that goes beyond the analysis capability required for a specific case. This broad view enables the team not only to tailor specific solutions for each lawsuit, but also to advise insurers to manage the dispute resolution in a manner that would benefit the entire insurance industry.
Commercial Department –Legal Support Services of a Boutique Firm
The second prominent aspect of the firm’s operations is as aforementioned, the practice of commercial law department, which is led by the partners Advocates Nir Kalderon and Avi Reginiano. This department, which has been active for more than 20 years, is managed as a boutique commercial law firm which provides legal services in experience and expertise intensive fields, with personal and close support from the department’s partners. The commercial department is active, inter alia, in complex investment and M&A transactions, in accompanying startups and Hi-Tech companies, in accompanying complex real estate transactions including urban renewal proceedings and hotel projects, in accompanying retail, franchising and distribution transactions, and it also provides clients with legal services in commercial litigation, administrative law and labor law. The company has been accompanying on a close and daily basis, a series of leading companies in the Israeli economy and high-net-worth families and individuals for many years, and it does so on the basis of the business, financial and technological acumen of its managing partners.
The strength of a Large Firm with The Attention to details of a Boutique Law Firm
Despite the firm’s size, it provides clients with a personal and devoted attention usually associated with boutique law firms. The clients benefit from the results of the brain storming sessions carried out on a daily basis between it’s the firms experienced partners and attorneys, which lead to the firm’s success in the most complex cases and transactions.