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Zelichov, Ben-Dan & Co

Zelichov, Ben-Dan & Co is 'a highly specialised group of insurance lawyers', with a reputation for finding 'extremely creative solutions to claims and settlements'. Acting for Migdal Insurance Company, Clal Insurance Company, Menorah Mivtachim Insurance Company, and Harel Insurance Company - four of the five largest Israeli insurers - the firm is 'very well connected in the Israeli insurance market'. The group stands out, however, due to its presence in the global reinsurance market. Zvika Zelichov is representing Harel Insurance Company and the London Insurance Market in relation to a claim against GE following damages that occurred to turbines at the Dalia Power Station. Zelichov also continues to represent Rotem Amfert and Migdal Insurance Company in a subrogation claim resulting from a major fire, which has the potential to reach $116m; this is the largest property insurance claim ever to have been submitted in an Israeli court. Senior partner Chaim Zelichov regularly handles professional liability and D&O claims, and Yaron Ben-Dan has experience representing insurance companies in motor vehicle claims; Zelichov and Ben-Dan also assist a roster of Israeli medical institutions with hundreds of medical malpractice claims every year. Moreover, every member of the team is 'capable of providing real deep insight and detailed analyses of contracts and regulations'. Adding to its international reach, at the end of 2018, the firm commenced an association with international law firm Kennedys, one of the few international tie-ups in Israel.

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Chaim Zelichov - Zelichov, Ben-Dan & Co

Zvika Zelichov - Zelichov, Ben-Dan & Co

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