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Joseph Ashkenazi

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Work 972 3 692 7486
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Herzog Fox & Neeman

Work Department

Litigation, Class Actions, Arbitration

Position

Yossi is a partner in the litigation team at HFN and has been practicing law for 20 years. Yossi has accumulated experience in a wide variety of areas, including commercial litigation, corporate litigation, securities litigation, trusts and estates, administrative litigation and white collar litigation. In recent years, Yossi has handled some of the most prominent corporate and securities claims that are pending in Israel, as well as the biggest mass tort series of claims in Israel. Yossi has extensive experience representing in court and arbitration proceedings, including representing defendants in ‘white collar crime’ prosecutions and disciplinary proceedings. In the past he has been involved in defending leading political figures, prime ministers, senior law enforcement officers and senior officials from the Israeli Revenue Authorities.

Career

Israel 1994

Languages

Hebrew and English

Education

Hebrew University, Jerusalem, LL.B, 1994, honors Hebrew University, Jerusalem, LL.M, 2000, honors


Israel: Dispute resolution

Local litigation and arbitration

Within: Local litigation and arbitration

Herzog Fox & Neeman provides ‘clear and easily implementable advice’. Practice head Yaacov Sharvit is representing Israel Electric Corporation in its NIS3.8bn claim against several multinationals alleging the existence of a cartel in the gas insulated switchgears market. Other clients include Facebook, Bank Leumi and various high-net-worth individuals. Joseph Ashkenazicommands the respect of judges’.

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Mediation and international arbitration

Within: Mediation and international arbitration

Herzog Fox & Neeman’s recent highlights include representing Facebook in a mediation proceeding following on from a class action regarding violations of, among others, Israeli communications and consumer protection law. David Zailer, Joseph Ashkenazi and the ‘very professional and efficient’ Yaacov Sharvit regularly handle ICC and LCIA proceedings.

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