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Karen Elburg

Work 972 3 692 7442
Herzog Fox & Neeman

Work Department

Intellectual Property


As the senior partner of the IP department at HFN, Karen specializes in negotiating and drafting all types of IP transactions, with extensive experience in advising on the IP aspects of corporate and commercial transactions. Her work focuses on transactional IP and on licensing, development, technology transfer and other commercial agreements for both local and international clients, ranging from start-ups to multi-national corporations, and in a broad range of industries and fields. Karen has extensive experience in the non-contentious aspects of intellectual property, including advising on strategic and day-to-day aspects of trademark portfolios and the trademark/domain-name interface, and managing world-wide trademark portfolios for her clients. In addition, Karen deals with a wide variety of commercial agreements in the technology sphere, from software development and licensing agreements through teaming and cooperation agreements and framework supply, services and funded research arrangements, technology transfer and licensing, e-commerce, and insurance law. Karen advises on the acquisition, disposal, protection and exploitation of intellectual property rights, as well as trade mark clearance, all aspects of brand protection and trade mark & domain-name disputes. Karen serves clients in varied sectors, including telecommunications, medical devices, infrastructure, hardware, and software sectors, with a unique specialty in IP issues in the online gaming industry.


Israel 1991


Hebrew and English


Bar Ilan University, LL.B.

Israel: Intellectual property


Within: Commercial/transactions

Herzog Fox & Neeman’s Dan Sharot has ‘excellent negotiation skills’, and is recommended for licensing and distribution agreements in the hi-tech and healthcare sectors. The ‘commercially mindedKaren Elburg assists clients with IP due diligence and regulatory compliance in relation to transactions for clients such as Fosun Group.

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Filing and prosecution

Within: Filing and prosecution

Herzog Fox & Neeman’s Karen Elburg manages the global IP portfolios of multinational clients such as 888 Holdings. Gilad Wekselman acts for Bank of Jerusalem in various copyright matters and trade mark registrations.

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