Zelichov Ben-Dan & Co. Advocates & Notaries

Insurance, Reinsurance, Medical Malpractice and Torts

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Established: 2005
Line of Business: Insurance, Reinsurance, Medical Malpractice and Torts
Address: 2 Hamanofim St, Sea View Building,
Herzliya Pituach
Phone: 972-9-9711111
Fax: 972-9-9711122
Email: zelichov@zelichov.co.il
Website: http://www.zelichov.co.il
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  • Chaim Zelichov, Zelichov Ben-Dan & Co. Advocates & Notaries

    Chaim Zelichov

    Founding Partner

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    Chaim Zelichov
  • Yaron Ben-Dan, Zelichov Ben-Dan & Co. Advocates & Notaries

    Yaron Ben-Dan

    Founding Partner

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    Yaron Ben-Dan
  • Zvika Zelichov, Zelichov Ben-Dan & Co. Advocates & Notaries

    Zvika Zelichov

    Founding Partner

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    Zvika Zelichov
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About Zelichov Ben-Dan & Co. Advocates & Notaries

Zelichov, Ban-Dan is one of Israel’s leading insurance, torts and medical malpractice law firms. Founded in 2005, the firm has grown and developed while retaining the personal services and professional excellence for which it is renowned. It is a dynamic boutique firm specializing in torts, insurance and medical malpractice, combining many years legal experience with professional innovation. The firm specializes in various as-pects of litigation and overall commercial and civil litigation, represents organizations and companies in arbitration and mediation, and the various aspects of commercial law. The firm has been involved in a wide range of substantial precedents in the Supreme Court in insurance generally, and medical malpractice in particular. The firm’s clients include leading Israeli and overseas insurance companies, foreign reinsur-ers, companies and institutions that the firm represents in lawsuits dealing with injury and Property damages. The firm also acts for private claimants in medical malpractice claims, motor vehicle, work accidents and more. The firm’s connections in the medical and insurance worlds enable it to provide clients with professional, personal service and close support. The firm also works closely with insurance organizations abroad including leading international appraisers and engineering companies with extensive worldwide representation. In November 2018 the firm signed an association agreement with the global law firm, Kennedys.

Practice Areas

Medical Malpractice
The firm specializes in medical malpractice including claims concerning malpractice in surgical procedures, monitoring pregnancy, childbirth, tests and diagnoses etc. As part of its activities, the firm represents hospitals, medical institutions, doctors and paramedical staff, as well as private plaintiffs suffering injury from medical treatment.

Insurance
The firm has been engaged for many years in representing private claimants and insurance companies in the various aspects of insurance. In these activities, the firm specializes in suits involving physical injury, damage to property, fire, water and flooding damage, product liability, engineering and energy, agriculture damage, mechanical breakdown damage and more. The firm represents leading Israeli insurance companies such as Migdal, Clal and Menorah and overseas insurers such as Munich-Re, AIG, Chubb, Swiss-Re, QBE, SCOR, XL-AXA, Assicurazioni Generali and more.

Litigation
The firm handles hundreds of litigation cases dealing with various topics. In torts litigation, the firm represents claimants and defendants in suits for medical malpractice, road accidents, insurance, and liabilities. In commercial litigation, the firm handles business disputes between organizations and companies, represents companies in mediation and arbitration, and more. Chaim Zelichov and Yaron Ben-Dan also represent doctors in major proceedings with the Health Ministry regarding complaints filed by patients.
Chaim Zelichov is considered one of Israel’s most prominent litigators and has been selected over the years by the European Legal Experts Publication as one of Israel’s leading lawyers in litigation and arbitration.

Road Accidents
The firm acts for claimants and defendants in suits dealing with injury caused by road accidents according to the Compensation Law for Road Accident Injuries.

Commercial Law
The firm is engaged in commercial law, companies law and contracts including planning deals, preparing contracts, commercial consultancy, international agreements, representation before authorities etc. The firm provides legal representation to both Israeli and international clients and represents insurance companies, industrial companies, construction and infrastructure companies, international trading companies and more.

Professional Negligence
The firm represents many lawyers who have been sued for professional negligence, before various courts, and the Israel Bar Association disciplinary committees. The firm also represents accountants, contractors, architects, engineers, and construction and infrastructure companies in professional negligence suits filed against them including in tort suits for building defects.

Arbitration and Mediation
The firm is engaged in arbitration and mediation. The firm’s three partners are authorized mediators and Chaim Zelichov often serves as an arbitrator and mediator in business disputes between commercial companies and bodies, and claimants and defendants in medical malpractice suits and insurance suits for injury and damage to property.

The Partners

Chaim Zelichov
Specializes in medical malpractice, insurance laws, road accidents, and torts suits, and is one of Israel’s leading lawyers in these areas. He represents hospitals, health funds, and doctors, and private claimants in medical malpractice suits and has 40 years experience in this field. He has served for many years as external legal advisor on torts to the Israel Atomic Energy Commission.
He is also involved in general insurance and commercial law including representing clients in transport and conveyance, and gas and energy. He serves as an authorized arbitrator and mediator in business disputes and insurance and torts medical malpractice claims. He is a member of the Israel Medicine and Law Association and chairman of the Presidents Committee of the World Association for Medicine and Law. He frequently lectures on insurance, torts and medical malpractice to lawyers, doctors and students of both medicine and law. . Adv. Chaim Zelichov was ranked as was of the leading attorneys in Israel in Insurance by the legal 500.

Yaron Ben-Dan
Specializes in medical malpractice, insurance law, professional negligence, road accidents and torts suits, labor claims and civil litigation. He also represents and doctors and medical staff in disciplinary proceedings conducted before Health Ministry disciplinary committees. ADV. Ben-Dan is a certified mediator.

Zvika Zelichov
Specializes in insurance law including fire, water and flooding damage, product liability claims, embezzlements, damage from break-ins and theft, mechanical breakdowns, suits involving professional negligence by accountants, engineers, contractors, architects and more. He also specializes in contracts law, commercial litigation, companies law, and various aspects of commercial law. Adv. Zelichov serves as the firm’s Managing Partner and he is a certified mediator. Adv. Zvika Zelichov was ranked as was of the leading attorneys in Israel in Insurance by the legal 500.

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