About Prof. Avi Weinroth and Co.
Prof. Avi Weinroth and Co. is a unique boutique law firm that provides its clients with a variety of extraordinarily high quality services in all areas of civil and commercial law. The firm is staffed by a carefully selected team of brilliant attorneys so that every case is handled by a professional at a senior partner level.
Prof. Avi Weinroth, who is known as a sharp and brilliant lawyer, has extensive legal knowledge and in excess of 30 years of experience. Prof. Weinroth is one of the very few lawyers in Israel who combines a high academic legal level with a vast practice. The firm is characterized by a very high legal level, and efficient, creative and original legal representation.
The firm practices in a variety of areas: companies’ law, including governmental companies, banking, administrative law and civil litigation, a field which is one of the firm’s main strengths. The firm handles large, publicized, complex and difficult lawsuits for a wide range of significant clients in the Israeli economy, as well as major real-estate transactions: the firm has widespread real-estate activities of large magnitudes, including in the urban renewal field, both in Israel and abroad.
The firm practices civil and commercial litigation, and mainly handles the following topics: class actions, companies law, capital market and debt restructuring, banking, family law, wills and inheritance, management and cancellation of complex arbitration proceedings, arbitration judgments, High Court (Bagatz) and administrative appeals, tenders law, tort and in-surance claims, dissolution of real-estate partnerships, Israel’s Land Authorities, building defects claims, contractor lawsuits and various taxation (income tax, real estate tax, value added tax, customs and purchase tax) lawsuits.
Class actions - The firm’s lawyers have accumulated extensive experience in the class action field, where they benefit from the advantage of representing both plaintiffs and defend-ants in significant and diverse class actions. The firm has represented defendants, including accounting firms, banks, hotels and various manufacturing companies in actions on grounds that relate to The Antitrust Law. The firm has represented plaintiffs, including plaintiffs in claims against pharmaceutical companies, banks, major importers in the market and many other large actions.
The commercial field - The firm specializes in transactions, including mergers, acquisitions, and tech companies, in cooperation with Adv. Paul Weinberg and his team, who operate from Prof. Avi Weinroth and Co.’s offices.
Tax arrangement - The firm practices taxation, international taxation, trust taxation and arrangements with the Tax Authorities – in cooperation with Adv. Meir Nussbaum, who also operates from the firm’s offices.
Real Estate - The firm works in the real-estate field, in the support of entrepreneurs in large projects and yielding real-estate transactions. The firm handles complex and extensive real-estate transactions both in Israel and internationally. The firm leads broad and extensive urban re-newal transactions both in the representation of leading initiators of Pinui-Binui, Tama 38 etc. projects, and in the representation of residents.
Companies laws, capital markets and debt restructuring - The firm has represented clients in major companies’ laws lawsuits. In addition, the firm handles various debt arrange-ments and restructurings, including the representation of shareholders, investors, hospital operator, trust funds, diamond merchants, creditors and associations in the framework of liquidation proceedings.
Banking lawsuits - The firm handled and handles dozens of proceedings, including the representation of foreign banks and the representation against banks, and Prof. Weinroth has published five leading books and dozens of articles in this field.
Prof. Avi Weinroth, Advocate and Notary
Prof. Avi Weinroth is a highly-regarded figure in the legal profession, has a P.H.D. from Tel Aviv University since 1994, and is one of the very few Israeli lawyers who have an academic rank of a professor, published important legal books and rigorous articles while simultaneously serving as an active, energetic and experienced attorney. Prof. Weinroth is a brilliant lawyer of the highest class, with an in-depth knowledge and years-long experience, an enthusiastic litigator, a smart and thorough cross-examiner and, a well-known lecturer in his practice areas (banking, corporation and property law) . Prof. Weinroth has written important books and in excess of one hundred articles, which have beenquoted in the Supreme Court.
Among his legal books:
- Property Laws – fundamental chapters, The Israeli Bar’s Publishing House, 2017.
- Governmental Corporations – the scope of administrative law, Bursi, 1995.
- Taxation of non-profit organizations (income and value added taxes), 1992.
- Contractual interest, Sho’av Publications, 1998.
- Loan Laws – the lender’s protection in the Israeli law, in co-authored with Prof. Barak Medina, Bursi, 2000.
- Tying services in banking corporations, (with Boaz Adelstein), Sho’av Publications, 2001.
- Bank Guarantees, 2007, expanded second edition – 2011.
These are in addition to many nonprofessional books and about 100 articles.
Additionally, Prof. Avi Weinroth initiated extensive real-estate transactions in Israel and abroad, while combining knowledge and creativity in order to materialize the transaction.
Adv. and Notary Ariel Dinovetskey
A brilliant and very experienced lawyer both in litigation and in complex real-estate transactions in Israel and abroad.
Graduated with an LL.B. (Summa Cum Laude, first in class) and a B.A., Government (Summa Cum Laude, first in class) from the Interdisciplinary Center, Herzliya; Served as a teaching assistant for Prof. Guy Zeidman, Administrative Law; founding deputy editor of the “Law and Business” journal; certified as a lawyer since 2006.
Adv. Dinovetskey is a founding partner of the Prof. Avi Weinroth & Co. firm where he implements his interdisciplinary capabilities and considerable legal and business knowledge in the framework of his practice in all aspects of civil, commercial and real-estate litigation, including class actions and administrative and public litigation, and also handles real-estate including support to various real-estate transactions from the stage of purchasing, rezoning proceedings, agreements with banks, marketing and until the completion and registration of the transactions. He is a reputed leader in the urban renewal field including the support of leading initiators in complex Pinui-Binui transactions in various complexes and of re-si-dents in contracting for such transactions.
In addition, he practices commercial law and supports various capital markets and high-tech transactions.