Hadas Bekel is a partner in the Firm’s Litigation Department, and serves as co-head of the Telecom& Media Department. Hadas specializes in commercial litigation and class action litigation.
Hadas represents the clients of the Firm in complex commercial claims before all courts, focusing her practice on representing defendants in class actions involving securities matters, banking, competition, consumer and communications law, as well as representing plaintiffs in class actions. Hadas has considerable experience in managing and representing clients in class actions, as regards the preliminary stage of the application for approval of a class action, the management of the class action and the arrangement for termination of the proceedings via settlement.
Hadas was involved in the process of enacting the Class Action Law, and took part in all of the Knesset committee meetings regarding this matter. Hadas also teaches workshops on behalf of the Firm, at the Hebrew University School of Law.
In light of her experience and expertise, the prestigious rating guide, Legal 500, recognizes Hadas as a leading expert in the field of litigation and describes her as “highly respected”.
In addition, Hadas regularly advises communications companies on matters related to their areas of activity, including with the relevant regulators.
LL.M., Tel Aviv University, major in commercial law, 2006.
LL.B. (magna cum laude), the College of Management, Academic Studies Division, 2000.
Associate and intern, Nir Cohen, Leshem & Co., 2001 – 2007.