Yigal Borochovsky & Co. - Law office

Litigation, Real Estate and Finance, Banking and Dispute Resolution

Yigal Borochovsky & Co. - Law office
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Line of Business: Litigation, Real Estate and Finance, Banking and Dispute Resolution
Address: 132 Menachem Begin Rd., Azrieli Center Round Building, 24th Floor, Tel Aviv
Phone: 972-3-7285555
Fax: 972-3-9797365
Email: [email protected]
Website: https://www.ybo-law.com
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  • Yigal  Borochovsky, Yigal Borochovsky & Co. - Law office

    Adv. Yigal Borochovsky

    Founding Partner

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    Yigal Borochovsky
  • Eli  Shimelevich, Yigal Borochovsky & Co. - Law office

    Adv. Eli Shimelevich

    Senior Partner, Head of Litigation

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    Eli Shimelevich
  • Nadir Aviad, Yigal Borochovsky & Co. - Law office

    Adv. Nadir Aviad

    Partner, Head of Real Estate and Finance

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    Ivri Faingold Partner
    Yafit Mitrani Mediator, Manager of Mediations and Arbitrations Department
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About Yigal Borochovsky & Co. - Law office

Yigal Borochovsky & Co. is a reputed litigation, real estate, finance, banking and dispute resolution (mediations and arbitrations) boutique firm which prioritizes the clients and its ultimate goal is to lead to an optimal legal solution. Its main guiding values are extraordinary legal expertise, fairness, caring, transparency, integrity, justifying the clients’ trust and satisfaction. It provides clients with comprehensive legal & business services while identifying their specific needs & goals and customizing the services rendered accordingly.

Lawyers who are, First and Foremost, Human Beings

The firm includes 4 separate departments that create a broad legal & business service offering. The firm emphasizes its human capital and its lawyers are first-class professionals who were carefully selected not only because of their excellence as lawyers, but also as high-quality individuals, with personal & professional integrity, who would provide excellent services.


The firm represents some of Israel’s largest business & public entities and international corporations. Its broad clientele includes banks, contracting companies, financial institutes, hospitals, insurance companies, real estate groups, commercial companies, assisted living companies, etc.

The Firm’s Managers

Adv. Yigal Borochovsky, Founding Partner: has 20 years of extensive experience as a lawyer, with numerous legal achievements and precedents. Before founding the firm, he was a senior partner of YSL, served as General Counsel, VP and member of the Executive Board of Discount Mortgages Bank and as Litigation Partner of Prof. Yuval Levy & Co. Yigal is also a board member of Shufersal Finance Management, Co-chairman of IBA’s Dispute Resolution Forum, Deputy Chairman of the IBA’s National Banking Committee, Judge in the Journalists Ethics Court and the High Court of the Israeli Olympic Committee and arbitrator in the Business Arbitration Institute. He formerly served as Deputy Chairman of the IBA’s TLV Courts’ Committee and as a member of the Judge Appointment Advisory Committee in TLV. He gained broad academic education – LL.B., B.A., Economics (cum laude), and LL.M. (cum laude). He was selected by the prestigious international ranking firm Chambers & Partners as one of Israel’s promising litigators and was included in PLC’s team of excelling and recommended lawyers.

Adv. Eli Shimelevich, Senior Partner, Head of Litigation: has more than 20 years of diverse experience in the full spectrum of litigation. He specializes in diverse complex commercial cases such as corporations and partnerships control struggles, real estate, construction and infrastructures disputes, class and derivative actions, capital markets lawsuits, insurance, insolvency and liquidations, libel, antitrust and more. Formerly, he was a partner in major litigation law firms, including Dr. Y. Weinroth & Co.

Adv. Nadir Aviad, Partner, Head of Real Estate and Finance: has extraordinary experience in complex acquisition transactions and large and complex projects including construction of hospitals, medical centers etc., facilitating assisted-living projects from land acquisition and statutory rezoning up to construction completion. He also has vast expertise in representing developers and residents in urban renewal and real estate finance, and he supports banks and commercial companies in complex financing transactions, with a particular expertise in financing assisted-living projects. He has an LL.B. (magna cum laude), a B.A., Psychology, Criminology and Sociology, and an M.A., Cognitive Psychology.

Adv. Ivri Feingold, Partner, Litigation Department: represents clients in numerous extensive and complex cases in the fields of banking, properties, real estate development, communication and corporate law lawsuits, and private and public Bagatz petitions. He led his clients to precedential rulings on constitutional topics, and fundamental issues of title and civil procedures. He interned in the State Attorney in Jerusalem and worked in leading Israeli law firms and managed an independent firm. He has an LL.B. from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

Adv. and Notary Yafit Mitrani, Mediator, Manager of Mediations and Arbitrations Department: She is a member of the IBA’s Dispute Resolution Forum and has been accompanying the firm’s Mediations and Arbitrations Department since January 2018, solving complex large-scale commercial disputes daily, with great devotion and creativity. She also provides diverse notary services to clients in general and assisted-living clients in particular, including handling mortgages under the Assisted Living Law and LPAs. Before she joined the firm, she managed real estate investments in the U.S. and managed & marketed rental offices of “Beit Hapraklitim” in the Museum Tower in TLV. She has an LL.B. and a B.A (Marketing), and is certified to prepare LPAs.

Practice Areas

Litigation: The department comprises experienced lawyers from leading firms. It represents clients in the courts, arbitrations and vis-à-vis administrative authorities in significant and publicized proceedings and accumulated unique experience in managing large monetary claims, real estate, banking, communication, antitrust, securities, insurance, environment and public tender cases. Its clientele includes some of Israel’s most prominent entities, including airlines, banks, real estate developers, public and governmental companies and international corporations.

Real Estate and Finance: The department has comprehensive experience in facilitating complex and large real estate and financing transactions, including urban renewal transactions – “Pinui Binui” and “Tama 38”, asset-swap transactions, purchasing groups, assisted living homes and commercial real estate and provides comprehensive legal support vis-à-vis the planning committees and government ministries. The department supports clients throughout the entire legal process (purchasing, due diligence, rezoning, agreements, etc.).

Banking, Finance & Risk Management: The department has vast expertise in representing financiers and banks in Israel and abroad and provides ongoing and regulatory counsel, representation and litigation in large complex financing transactions. It specializes in representing banks and funds in complex financing real estate projects and in the risk management field where it supports and represents banks and financial institutes in regulatory matters, compliance risk management etc. The clientele includes some of Israel’s leading banks and insurance companies.

Dispute Resolution (Mediation and Arbitration): led by Adv. Yigal Borochovsky, Co-Chairman of the IBA’s Dispute Resolution Committee, whose extensive legal and commercial contribute to agreements and the success of most of the mediation within short timeframes. The department handles complex cases including class actions and real estate and commercial disputes. The department is co-headed by Adv. Yafit Mitrani who has longstanding experience in civil-commercial law.

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