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Yigal Arnon & Co

1 AZRIELI CENTRE, TEL AVIV 67021, ISRAEL
Tel:
Work +972 3 608 7777
Fax:
Fax +972 3 608 7724
Email:
Web:
www.arnon.co.il
Jerusalem, Tel Aviv

Dr Eran Lempert

Tel:
Work +972 3 608 7850
Email:
Yigal Arnon & Co

Work Department

Family Wealth Management, Tax, Venture Capital and Private Equity.

Position

Eran is a tax partner specializing in taxation, international taxation and fund formation matters. Eran has extensive experience in representing and advising Israeli and non-Israeli clients on a wide range of Israeli and cross-border tax matters, including mergers, acquisitions, financings, reorganization and restructuring, real estate investments in Israel and abroad, formation of investment funds, and taxation of individuals and trusts. Eran has represented public companies, private equity firms, real estate investors, and funds, among other clients. Eran's experience includes representing multinational corporations in front of the Israeli Tax Authority with respect to tax audits, tax assessments and other tax matters, as well as in obtaining tax rulings.
 
In addition, Eran has represented and advised venture capital, private equity, real estate and hedge funds with respect to formation and tax structuring.

Career

Prior to joing Yigal Arnon & Co. Eran was a partner in the Tax and Investment Funds Department of a leading Israeli law firm. Prior to that, Eran spent 4 years as a tax lawyer in the New York office of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, and before that he was on the faculty of the New York University (NYU) School of Law, where he taught courses on U.S. and international taxation.

Languages

Eran is fluent in Hebrew and English.

Member

Eran was admitted to the Israel Bar in 2001 and was admitted to the New York Bar in 2005.

Education

Eran received a J.S.D. degree in the field of international taxation and an LL.M. degree in Taxation both from New York University School of Law, and B.A. in Accounting and LL.B., magna cum laude, from the College of Management.


Israel

Investment funds

Within: Investment funds

Yigal Arnon & Co acts for a broad range of funds, including leading Israeli venture capital fund Carmel Ventures and US-based private equity fund Susquehanna Growth Equity. On the investor side, Eran Lempert is a key adviser to Amitim Pension Funds.

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Private equity

Within: Private equity

Yigal Arnon & Co’s recommended lawyers include Nimrod Vromen, who assisted Chinese company Credit Ease with the formation of its first Israel-focused private equity fund. Eran Lempert advised Amitim on its investment in FIMI Opportunity 6 and Yarom Romem recently handled several US-related transactions.

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Tax

Within: Tax

Yigal Arnon & Co’s expertise lies in tax optimisation of deals and corporate restructuring. Eran Lempert, who specialises in international corporate tax matters, joined the firm from Herzog Fox & Neeman, and is now co-head of the team alongside Ofir Levy, who represents clients before the ITA.

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