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Adv Gil Atar

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Work +972-3-623-5044
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Naschitz, Brandes, Amir & Co.

Work Department

Class Actions/ Insurance & Reinsurance/ Torts/ Product Liability/ Professional Liability/ Sports Law.

Position

Partner

Career

Gil Atar specializes in civil litigation, complex tort litigation, toxic tort cases, insurance law and all other aspects of tort law, including medical and other professional negligence. Mr. Atar also specializes in sports law. Mr. Atar joined the firm in 1994, prior to which he worked for six years in the claims and insurance department of the Ministry of Defense. During that time, Mr. Atar also served as a legal representative for the Israeli Government’s Attorney General and handled claims in which the State of Israel was involved. Mr. Atar has represented many insurance companies, and also many well-known international clients in Israeli litigations (including the largest toxic tort cases, products liability claims, medical and other professional negligence, road accidents cases, and other tort and insurance claims, including asbestos litigation). In addition, Mr. Atar has extensive experience advising clients with respect to litigation matters outside of Israel (such as, in the Netherlands, UK, Australia, Russia, Denmark, Italy and the United States). Mr. Atar is also the legal advisor to the Olympic Committee of Israel and represents many sports organizations.

Languages

Hebrew and English

Member

Israel Bar (1994)

Education

LL.B. (cum laude), Tel-Aviv University Law School (1994)


Israel: Dispute resolution

Local litigation and arbitration

Within: Local litigation and arbitration

Naschitz, Brandes, Amir & Co.’s Gil Atar is perhaps Israel’s ‘leading expert in tort litigation’. Indeed, Atar and Shay Cohen successfully represented Haifa Chemicals in the country’s largest-ever toxic tort case. Yoav Razin and Azriel Rothman are contacts.

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