ZAG-S&W (Zysman, Aharoni, Gayer & Co.)

Law Firm

ZAG-S&W (Zysman, Aharoni, Gayer & Co.)
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Established: 1986
Line of Business: Law Firm
Address: Tel Aviv Office
Beit Zion, 41-45 Rothschild Blvd.
Tel Aviv, Israel 6578401
New York Office
1633 Broadway, New York,
NY 10019, USA
Tel: 212-6605000
Phone: 972-3-7955555
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  • Shmuel Zysman, ZAG-S&W (Zysman, Aharoni, Gayer & Co.)

    Shmuel Zysman

    Managing Partner

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    Shmuel Zysman
  • Erez Aharoni, ZAG-S&W (Zysman, Aharoni, Gayer & Co.)

    Erez Aharoni

    Managing Partner

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    Erez Aharoni
  • Joseph Gayer, ZAG-S&W (Zysman, Aharoni, Gayer & Co.)

    Joseph Gayer

    Managing Partner

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    Joseph Gayer
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About ZAG-S&W (Zysman, Aharoni, Gayer & Co.)

ZAG- S&W Law firm (Zysman, Aharoni, Gayer & Co.), is a leading international firm, specializing in all areas of commercial and business law and is one of Israel’s leading commercial law firms. The firm gained international status thanks to its global presence in the United States, the Far East and Europe. Since its establishment the firm has stood out, in its uncompromising professionalism, innovation, entrepreneurial spirit, and in its specialized teams comprised of outstanding and experienced attorneys, providing personal attention and quality legal support to our clients both in the domestic and in the international arenas, all under one roof. Our clients include leading Israeli and international companies and corporations, businessmen, entrepreneurs, private entities and others, which we accompany regularly, in order to develop and promote their commercial activities in Israel and worldwide, where we assist them in accessing new markets in strategic locations. The vast experience that we have accumulated in the thirty years since the firm’s establishment is an added value to our clients in Israel and abroad, who enjoy and benefit from global business relationships, comprehensive legal and corporate vision and an international legal team which operates and is managed as a single unit. The Lawyers in our branches in Israel and abroad speak the local language and are experts in both Israeli law and the law of the state in which they operate, and are also well versed in the local cultural and business norms. The firm’s branches all operate under the firm’s customer- focused service charter, and with the firm’s code of excellence. We are regularly ranked in local and international law firm directories as a leading international law firm.


The Firm’s US offices - The land of opportunities

ZAG-S&W is a unique partnership of Zysman, Aharoni, Gayer & Co., together with the leading and experienced USA law firm Sullivan & Worcester. This partnership has been ongoing for 15 years. The firm’s branches which are located in Boston, New York and Washington DC, count over 200 Israeli and American lawyers who are experienced and informed in both the Israeli and the US legal systems and in operating in the local business environment. In recent years, the firm accompanied a large number of recruitments and offerings for Israeli and American companies in the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange as well as in NASDAQ.


The Firm’s China offices - The Far East is closer than ever

ZAG-S&W’s has been active in China for over a decade, leading large and complex projects, including government projects in the cities of Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen and Guangzhou.

The firm’s team in China represents Israeli and leading international companies, providing them with comprehensive guidance in all legal and commercial aspects of conducting business in China, drawing upon our deep understanding of the business, cultural and regulatory environment. The firm’s teams operating in China consist of Chinese and Israeli lawyers, fluent in Hebrew, English and Chinese, who possess extensive experience in providing comprehensive legal advice to local and international companies and investors.


Pro Bono

ZAG-S&W believes that each of us is connected to the community in which we operate and to society as a whole. The values we cherish require us to continually strive to improve the environment in which we and our families live, and take part in contributing to building an healthy, productive and caring environment.

We believe that it is a privilege to offer the firm’s services to those who cannot afford such services, out of the belief in the values of friendship and mutual responsibility.

The firm’s team has a long tradition of taking part in pro-bono public activities, assisting both private individuals as well as public assistance and charitable organizations. In this framework we regularly assist associations and organizations, including: Lev Ohev Association, Rett Syndrome Association, Ramon Foundation, The Ezra LeMarpeh Association, Beit Or Aviva Organization and Access Israel.



International transactions

Commercial law

Mergers and Acquisitions

Capital market and Securities

Internet and Hi-tech

Litigation, Arbitration and Mediation

Administrative law and Tenders


Real estate and Construction law

Labor law

Bankruptcy, Insolvency and Corporate recovery

Sports law

Collections and Execution for institutional clients

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