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Litigation

Our Practice

EBN is one of the leading law firms in Israel in commercial litigation.

The firm’s litigation department is consistently ranked as a top tier 1 practice by local (DUNS100, BDI) and international (Chambers, Legal 500) ranking guides.

The firm has handled some of the largest and most significant cases in the commercial arena in Israel, including complex commercial disputes, class actions and derivative suits, administrative proceedings of economic and public consequence, and more. Over the years, the firm has been involved in many Supreme Court precedents of paramount importance.

The firm counts among its clients in the field of commercial litigation many of Israel’s largest corporations – Bezeq, Israel Chemicals, Israel Aerospace Industries, Bank Hapoalim, Israel Electric Corporation, Eden Springs, DBS Satellite Services (‘yes’), Taavura, Nesher, Caesarstone, Sonol, IDI Insurance Company (‘Direct Insurance’), PwC Israel, Africa Israel Investments, and others.

The firm has also represented in litigation proceedings in Israel many international corporations, including Siemens, Motorola, Starwood, Sabre, Humana, Telit, and others.

Recent representations of our department include, the representation of controlling shareholders and officers in the IDB Group in five different motions for approval of derivative claims in an amount totaling more than ILS 2 billion; representing businessman Mr. Gad Ze’evi in a major lawsuit in the amount of one billion shekels against eight banks; representing businessman Mr. Moti Ben-Moshe in a one-billion shekel dispute with respect to control of the IDB conglomerate; the representation of Caesarstone in a 400-million shekel dispute; and the representation of Bank Hapoalim in one of Israel’s largest ever insolvency proceedings in the matter of Motti Zisser, and more.

The partners and associates in the firm’s Litigation Department are among the leaders in the field of commercial litigation in Israel, a majority of whom clerked at the Supreme Court and completed advanced academic degrees at leading universities in Israel and abroad, such as Harvard, Yale, Columbia, NYU, and others.