Next Generation Partners: Telecoms And Media

Firms To Watch: Telecoms and media

In July 2022, Amit, Pollak, Matalon & Co. Advocates and Notary saw the arrival of new telecoms head James Raanan, who joined from his own practice. Raanan formerly spent over 18 years in-house at telecoms and payments company, IDT.
Naschitz, Brandes, Amir & Co. added several lawyers to its telecoms practice on the back of its 2022 tie-up with Lamay Sider Rahat Tsiddon Fink, Advocates & Notaries. Among the new arrivals, media and telecoms head Ori Rahat is noted for work at the intersection of telecoms and technology law.
Yossi Levy & Co’s telecoms activity is particularly concentrated in the regulatory sphere, where it keeps busy representing The Second Authority for Television and Radio on various ongoing matters, including tenders, corporate governance and regulatory issues.

Firms in the Spotlight Telecoms and media

ES Shimron, I Molho, Persky & Co

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Telecoms and Media: E.S. Shimron, I. Molho, Persky & Co is a prestigious full-service law firm committed to delivering quality, personalized services to its clients at the highest level. The firm has unrivalled experience working with all players in the telecommunications industry, and among the department’s clients are leading telecommunications operators and media companies, including …

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ES Shimron, I Molho, Persky & Co

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Telecoms and Media: E. S. Shimron, I. Molho, Persky & Co is a prestigious full-service law firm committed to delivering quality, personalized services to its clients at the highest level. The firm has unrivalled experience working with all players in the telecommunications industry, and among the department’s clients are leading telecommunications operators and media companies, …

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Telecoms and media in Israel

Erdinast, Ben Nathan, Toledano & Co

Erdinast, Ben Nathan, Toledano & Co’s full-service telecoms and media practice fields specialists in all key areas of work, from regulatory issues through to commercial and contentious matters. The team’s exhaustive coverage of the sector is reflected in its broad client roster that includes telecoms giants such as Bezeq and Partner, as well as television providers such as Yes and Keshet Broadcasting. The group is led jointly by Hadas Bekel, who has a focus on regulatory law and litigation; and commercial specialist Shay Dayan. Privacy and data protection head Lior Etgar and litigator Almog Gil-Or are also key contacts.

Practice head(s):

Shay Dayan; Hadas Bekel

Other key lawyers:

Lior Etgar; Almog Gil-Or; Ran Sprinzak;Tomer Weissman


‘The EBN team is extremely knowledgeable up-to-date and sophisticated. When the going gets tough, I turn to the team since I know its lawyers will have the answer.’

‘Ran Sprinzak and Tomer Weissman are probably two of the best litigation lawyers in Israel: smart, experienced and able to give 360 solutions.’

Key clients

Yes TV and Communications Services

Partner Communications Company

Bezeq the Israel Telecommunication Corp (Bezeq)

Keshet Broadcasting

Bezeq International

Space Communications

ZIRA (copyrights in the internet)

Israel Electrical Company

Channel 13

Uvda A.D

Shaul Zioni

Cellcom Israel

Warner Music Group

Getty Images

North Road Productions

Work highlights

  • Advising telecoms provider, Yes, on a range of matters, including on two class actions alleging price discrimination between customers.
  • Representing Partner Communications and Bezeq in class actions alleging the violation of their obligation to make the documents submitted through the Securities Authority’s Internet system accessible to people with disabilities.
  • Acting for the Livnat family and Med-1 on the bid process and eventual sale of 49% of the share capital of Med 1 to US-based Berkshire Partners.


Widely recognised as a leader in communications law, FISCHER (FBC & Co.) acts for an impressive roster of domestic and multinational names spanning the telecoms, print media, digital media, and audio-visual sectors. A destination practice for regulatory matters, where it frequently represents clients before regulatory agencies and government bodies, it also advises on transactions and litigation. High-profile telecoms and media expert Yoram Bonen anchors a deep bench that also includes Barak Glickman, who is recommended for his broad regulatory expertise; Doron Kol, who advises media clients on libel law and advertising; Yael Riemer, who specialises in IP-related disputes; Amit Dat, whose practice spans IP and IT-related matters; and technology specialist Omri Rachum-Twaig.

Practice head(s):

Yoram Bonen

Other key lawyers:

Barak Glickman; Yael Riemer; Doron Kol; Amit Dat; Omri Rachum-Twaig

Key clients

Google Inc; Google Israel

Meta Platforms

Reshet Media

News 13

Ananey Communications (a subsidiary of Paramount)

Access Industries

Hot Telecommunication Systems; Hot Telecom LP; and HOT Net; Hot Mobile

Huawei Tech. Investments Co.

Bezeq the Israeli Telecommunication Corporation

Xphone Group

Israel HaYom Newspaper

Makor Rishon Newspaper LP

Discount Investment Corporation

The Partner Deal: The Phoenix, Menora Mivtachim Group, Clal Insurance, Avi Gabay, Shlomo Rodav and the Mori Arkin Fund

Messer B.A.B

Joola Kotkot Productions

Mivne Group

The Orthodox Community

Masha Productions

Gil Productions

Producer Mr. Ari Folman

Spiro Films

Lama Productions

Leora Kamenetzky

Shaham (The Israeli Actors’ Guild)

Israel Association of Cinema and Television Professionals (ACT)

Work highlights

  • Advising Google on various aspects of telecoms and media, including regulatory developments concerning digital platforms regulations in Israel, dark web monitoring, payment services regulations, and others.
  • Representing Ananey Communications, a subsidiary of Paramount, before the Ministry of Communications regarding a comprehensive reform in the media market.
  • Advising Reshet on multiple matters, including on its new app launch, drafting and negotiating agreements with content providers and multichannel platforms and various co-operation agreements.

Gornitzky & Co.

Lawyers at Gornitzky & Co. score highly with sources for their ‘unique combination of legal expertise and technological understanding’. A longstanding powerhouse in media and telecoms law, the comprehensive practice spans the full range of sub-sectors, including the TV, satellite, internet, social network, and cellular spheres. The team is led by managing partner Lior Porat, who contributes over two decades of experience at the forefront of the telecoms industry. Additionally, up-and-coming specialist Asaf Avtuvi is highly regarded for his experience in advising leading TMT companies on regulation, disputes, and transactions, including M&A, procurement and licensing issues. At associate level, seniors Anat Schnur Rabinovich and Rebecca Genis are recommended.

Practice head(s):

Lior Porat

Other key lawyers:

Asaf Avtuvi; Rebecca Genis; Anat Schnur Rabinovich


‘The team is way more than simply our lawyers; they are mentors, advisors, partners, guides and even friends. It knows our business very well and keeps learning. It knows and understands our needs, challenges and limitations, and always takes those into account. Its availability and response times are highly impressive.’

‘I mainly work with Asaf Avtuvi, Lior Porat and Rebecca Genis. they are very cordial, patient, professional and responsive. They have a unique combination of legal expertise and technological understanding, which is extremely helpful and productive for our needs and activities.’

Key clients

The British Broadcasting Corporation

Meta Platforms


Bezeq The Israeli Telecommunication Corp ; and former and present officers of Bezeq

Pelephone Communications

Telrad Networks

Priority Software

Work highlights

  • Advising TV provider, Yes, on a wide range of telecoms regulatory matters, including on the renewal of its satellite broadcasting licences and on a petition filed to the Supreme Court regarding regulatory aspects of investments in local Israeli TV productions.
  • Representing former and present officers of Bezeq The Israeli Telecommunication Corp in a motion for approval of a derivative action regarding the wholesale market regulatory reform.
  • Advising Meta Platforms on matters relating to a civil action submitted to the US District Court for the Northern District of California.

Krispin Rubinstein Blecher Law Offices

The best telecoms team in Israel’, according to some, Krispin Rubinstein Blecher Law Offices stands out for its dominant regulatory practice. The full-spectrum media, communications and telecoms group is also equipped to advise on litigation and transactional matters, including complex and highly regulated investment deals. Firm co-founder Noga Rubinstein is a go-to partner in the field due to her ‘unparalleled regulatory and commercial insight’. Mohannad Nasser, who co-heads the practice alongside Rubinstein, is recommended for his broad commercial and regulatory expertise. Other key contacts include corporate partner Ortal Klein and talented associate Yael Kobrovsky, who is noted for her ‘extensive experience in representing all the major Israeli broadcasters’.

Practice head(s):

Noga Rubinstein; Mohannad Nasser

Other key lawyers:

Ortal Klein; Yael Kobrovsky; Noam Ben-Ami


‘The team is unique in its “out of the box” thinking, the creative solutions it provides, its vast experience in telecoms and broadcasting and its well-known reputation and relationships with key players in both the private and public sectors.’

‘Noga Rubinstein has extensive knowledge of the industry and unique experience in both the public and private sectors. She provides unparalleled regulatory and commercial insight. She is uniquely capable of advising multiple players in the TMT sector to promote the most significant interests of the industry.’

‘Yael Kobrovsky possesses extensive experience in representing all the major Israeli broadcasters (including Keshet, Reshset, FREE TV, and Partner) in hearings, legislative proceedings, and court proceedings, in various fields.’

‘KRB’s team is the best telecoms team in Israel. I do not know any other team that can provide such unique legal services, combining excellent legal skills together with an exceptional ability to see five-to-ten steps ahead and provide the client with 360 services, including negotiations and strategy.’

‘Noga Rubinstein is probably the best telecoms lawyer that I know of. Her vast experience, together with the ability to provide the client much more than legal advice, and a super skilled team (the talented Mohannad Nasser and Yael Kobrovsky) make her all-around services invaluable.’

‘A diverse and skilled team in all areas of civil law.’

‘The office has a specific specialization in the fields of communication and media, including diverse experience with regulatory bodies that exactly fit our field of practice.’

Key clients



The Israeli TV Channels Forum

The Partner Group

Amphissa Holdings Limited Partnership

Bar Marketing and Distribution Holdings

Beeri Print (Beeri Print)

The Israeli Audience Research Board (IARB)

Kol Hai Haredim FM Channel LP and Kol Hai Radio


FREE TV (Free TV Plus)

No Filters TV / Click TV

Elco Holding and Investments


EILAM, Israeli Musicians’ Preforming Rights Society

Work highlights

  • Representing the Israeli TV Channel Forum (Reshet, Keshet and KAN Israeli Public Broadcasting Corporation), which was recently established with the aim of working against proposed changes to the television and media markets in Israel.
  • Advising Amphissa Holdings on regulatory issues following its $300m acquisition of shares in Partner.
  • Representing Keshet before the Second Authority for Television and Radio in several hearings arguing that ‘Our Boys’ (a drama series financed by Keshet and HBO) should be recognised as an investment in an ‘Elite Genre Programme’.

S. Horowitz & Co

Housing a dedicated media and entertainment group, S. Horowitz & Co is valued by industry clients for providing ‘comprehensive legal services covering many different fields’, including broadcasting rights, privacy and data security, regulatory issues and competition, among others. The team’s expertise is routinely called upon by a broad range of stakeholders, including telecoms companies, mobile phone operators, cable licensees, internet content providers, and newspapers, with Google, Hot and Yedioth Ahronoth all representative names. Hagai Doron spearheads the department and leverages a strong record in representing telecoms and media companies in regulatory matters and in tenders issued by the Ministry of Communications. Cybersecurity and privacy head Tomer Scheuerman is also noted.

Practice head(s):

Hagai Doron

Other key lawyers:

Tomer Scheuerman


‘The firm provides us with comprehensive legal services covering many different fields of our work, including issues of broadcasting rights, privacy and data security, regulatory issues and competition matters. It is an instrumental partner in some of our most important business ventures.’

‘Hagai Doron is second to none in advising and representing us in regulatory matters. One of his strengths is the combination of vast experience in the media sector with his great knowledge in commercial and antitrust matters – a combination that we find helpful and efficient in many cases.’

‘We work with Hagai Doron, who knows the telecoms and media industries extremely well and has in-depth understanding of what media platforms require. Hagai is also well-experienced in working with the different regulators and the regulatory contact points, as well as courts and other stakeholders.’

Key clients

Yedioth Aharonot Group

Google LLC, Google Israel YouTube LLC

Hot Telecommunication System Group

Frogi Communication

Paz Oil Company

Kan – Israeli Public Broadcasting Corp.

Procter & Gamble

Cinturion Corp.



Advanced Bionics

ADD Content Agency

Radio Nas 103.3 FM (previously “Soul Radio”)




Pelephone Communications


Citynet (operates One Sport)

Panet website

Panorama Newspaper

Jaber Media


K & Care Organics

Anita Glida

Work highlights

  • Advising Yedioth Ahronot and Ynet on all telecoms regulatory and corporate matters, as well as on acquisitions.
  • Advising Google on various regulatory matters in the broadcasting sector, as well as on litigation matters.
  • Representing Jaber Media in a motion to certify a NIS200m class action, alleging that it is in violation of consumer protection law.

Arnon, Tadmor-Levy

Among Arnon, Tadmor-Levy’s industry strong suits, the group is a popular choice to represent media and entertainment clients on intellectual property work, where it can link up with the wider firm’s prominent IP offering. The team also acts for mobile phone companies, TV channels, streaming platforms, internet service providers and others on regulatory issues, general corporate matters and class action litigation. Key contacts include art and entertainment head Ido Chitman, as well as litigators Ruth Loven and Edan Regev.

Other key lawyers:

Ido Chitman; Ruth Loven; Edan Regev; Guy Kortany


‘I can only say that the team I worked with is super-nice, super-professional, available — even after hours — and its knowledge instils confidence.’

‘It has extensive knowledge in international law and English. The team will never let me hire it if it can’t really help, being a legalist myself and an expert in music business and copyrights law, this makes the team stand out in my opinion.’

‘The service we received from Ido Chitman and Edan Regev was professional and courteous. It is evident that they have a deep understanding of our field of work on the subject of copyright, intellectual property and the conduct of the various business entities that deal with.’

Key clients

Cellcom Israel

Google LLC


Fox News

Sport 5


ACT (the Israel Association of Cinema and Television Professionals)


TALI (the Collecting Society of Film and Television Creators in Israel)

Dalia Publishing


Israel Postal Company

Deutsche Telecom

Assuta Medical Centers

The Meaning Channel Group


Shelag Productions


Work highlights

  • Advising Anana, a management company for artists, on intellectual property issues and ongoing day-to-day matters.
  • Acting for Google in various class actions related to a variety of Google’s products, services and platforms.
  • Advising Netflix on issues arising from the production of TV series ‘Typhoon’ in Israel, including on the review of agreements.

AYR – Amar Reiter Jeanne Shochatovitch & Co

AYR – Amar Reiter Jeanne Shochatovitch & Co’s practice is oriented towards representing telecoms and media clients in regulatory and data protection matters. The group also advises telecoms providers, TV companies, internet services provides and others, on licensing, advertising and corporate issues. Eyal Roy Sage has an emphasis on technology-related work and heads the team with strong support from managing associate Shir Shoshany-Katz; together, they are highlighted as ‘outstanding professionals in the field of privacy and database security’.

Practice head(s):

Eyal Roy Sage

Other key lawyers:

Shir Shoshany-Katz


‘Stands out for its outstanding legal opinions and extremely talented lawyers.’

‘Eyal Roy Sage and Shir Shoshany-Katz are outstanding professionals in the field of privacy and database security.’

‘A very experienced team, providing great service, and innovative solutions.’

‘The team maintains very good service levels. In particular, Shir Shoshany-Katz is very supportive and responsive and performs at a high professional level.’

Key clients

Microsoft Corporation, Microsoft Israel, Microsoft Israel Research & Development (2002)

LinkedIn Corporation


Chevron Corporation

Teva Pharmaceuticals

L’Oréal Israel

Perion Network

Telit Cinterion

Israeli Public Broadcasting Corporation (IPBC)

Cellcom Israel

Partner Communications Company

Pelephone communications

PHI (Partner Hot Infrastructure)

Hot Telecommunication Systems

The Northern Radio Holdings, Non Stop Radio (Management 2008), (Eco99 Radio), Non Stop Radio


Bank Leumi B.M

Israel Credit Cards

Mifal HaPais

Menora Mivtachim Insurance

Migdal Insurance and Financial Holdings

Clal Insurance Company

Harel Insurance Company

Super Pharm

Amitim Pension Funds

Ministry of Justice of the State of Israel

El Al Israel Airlines

Matrix IT and John Bryce

Kesher Rent A Car (HERTZ)

Eldar group

Altshuler Shaham Investment House

Strauss Group

Bynet Data Communications

Work highlights

  • Advising Microsoft and LinkedIn on compliance with the Israeli Protection of Privacy Law in the context of international data processing operations; it is also defending both companies in related litigation.
  • Advising Partner Communications on the effects of new data protection regulations, which would impose several GDPR-like obligations.
  • Advising Telit Cinterion on data privacy matters.

ES Shimron, I Molho, Persky & Co

Striking a a balance between telecoms and media work, ES Shimron, I Molho, Persky & Conever compromises on the efforts needed to produce the best results’. On the telecoms side, the group enjoys a particularly fruitful relationship with Cellcom, which includes advising on its international roaming agreements with foreign operators. Key media clients include Channel 9 and CNN. Dov Abramowitz is a high-profile specialist in communications regulation and heads a department that also includes Shira Schlaff, who is noted for corporate and commercial matters.

Practice head(s):

Dov Abramowitz

Other key lawyers:

Shira Schlaff; Rachel Shay; Hila Daniel; Ofek Bruck; Alexander Levintant


‘The partner we deal with is exceptional with experience and knowledge in the field and provided us with efficient services that all my clients thank me for.’

‘A friendly and influential team.’

‘An excellent team, with a variety of lines of expertise. Lawyers are highly experienced, available when needed, and friendly and modest.’

‘A remarkable group of highly experienced professionals in a variety of fields. The team is always available when needed, and never compromises on the efforts needed to produce the best results.’

‘I started working with the firm a decade ago and I have sought its assistance twice. In both cases I was given advice by Dov Abramowitz. He did superb work. He got deep into the essence of of each case, although the subject matter of each was not within the scope of his field of specialization.’

Key clients

Cellcom Israel

Cellcom Fixed Line Communications

Golan Telecom


Pelephone Communications

Channel 9


The Israeli Shopping Channel

Noorcom Communications

NMC United

Nextcom Group

Backbox Software

Stream IL


Alpine Quantum Technologies

Vela Digital Media

Work highlights

  • Advising Cellcom Group on various issues, including all roaming agreements, international capacity and bilateral agreements with foreign operators, and content and technology acquisitions for its Cellcom TV streaming services.
  • Advising Webbing on international regulation concerning limitations on permanent roaming, virtual SIM devices with interchangeable profiles, territorial restrictions regarding the location of data storage, and more.
  • Representing a group of independent television channels (including i24, Channel 9, Shopping Channel and, to a lesser extent, the Music Channel) before the Ministry of Communications on the contemplated reform and liberalisation of the audio-visual services market.

Goldfarb Gross Seligman & Co.

Goldfarb Gross Seligman & Co. handles a wide scope of work for telecoms and media clients, including advising on regulatory issues, media productions, licensing-related matters, marketing law, and commercial agreements. Drawing on partners from various fields, the multidisciplinary practice is led jointly by high-profile litigator Zvi Bar-Nathan; industry and regulation head Benjamin Rotenberg; and corporate lead Dubi Zoltak. Other key contacts include Amir Vang, who specialises in competition, telecoms, media and regulation; and IP partners Eyal Price and Sa’ar Plinner.

Practice head(s):

Zvi Bar-Nathan; Benjamin Rotenberg; Dubi Zoltak

Other key lawyers:

Amir Vang; Eyal Price; Sa’ar Plinner


‘The unique strength of this law firm lies in its exceptional understanding of privacy-related matters in the context of international financial services. Potential clients should be aware of the team’s deep expertise in regulatory compliance and its ability to navigate complex global privacy laws seamlessly.’

‘The individuals I work with at this law firm stand out due to their unwavering dedication and unmatched knowledge in the field. What distinguishes them from competitors is their ability to provide tailored solutions that align with our business goals.’

Key clients

Thomson Reuters Corporation

Cisco Systems

Comtech Telecommunications Corporation

Keshet Broadcasting

Tedy Development and Productions (1992)

Screen Ocean

Infront Sports & Media

Liquid Telecommunications Holdings

Axel Springer

P.H.I. Networks (2015) Limited Partnership

IBC Israel Broadband Company (2013) (Unlimited)

Altice Group (owner of HOT and other communication companies around the globe)

Coca Cola Israel (The Central Bottling Company)

Cellcom Israel

Radio Kol-Barama

Music 24

The Israeli Federation of Phonographs and Cassettes

Adler Chomski Marketing Communication

The Deborah Harris Agency

Helicon Aroma Music Group

Ananey Communications Group

United King Films Distribution (1990)

Hallo 015


Tel Aviv – Yafo Municipality

TPG Private Equity Fund

Kodak Israel

New Lineo Cinema (2006)

Kastina Communications

Celeno Communications (Israel)

GG Zohar




Work highlights

  • Advising Keshet on its day-to-day operations, including litigation, competition and antitrust, corporate law, M&A, regulation and more.
  • Representing Israeli media production company, GG Zohar, in numerous media productions with local and international production companies, media outlets and news agencies.
  • Advising the Israeli Federation of Phonographs and Cassettes on all aspects of its activity, including collection of royalties and tariffs and handling IP licence agreements.

Herzog Fox & Neeman

Herzog Fox & Neeman’s telecoms and media group brings to bear extensive experience in representing major domestic and multinational names, including Disney and Haifa Radio Broadcasting, on regulatory, compliance and licensing issues. The team additionally benefits from its ability to act in tandem with other departments from across the full-service firm to handle complex M&A, infrastructure and litigation matters. The ‘responsive and business-focused’ Ruly Ber leads the team.

Practice head(s):

Ruly Ber


‘Use Herzog Fox & Neeman’s team for privacy and get excellent service, including provision of DPO.’

‘Ruly Ber, and his team, are responsive and business-focused.’

Key clients

The Walt Disney Company


AT&T, including Interwise


Disney Israel

National Geographic Channel

Haifa Radio Broadcasting




Israel Electric Corporation

Lumen Technologies

The Israel Postal Company

Work highlights

  • Advising Disney Israel on ongoing regulatory matters concerning broadcasting rules and regulations.

Meitar Law Offices

Well-positioned to advise on the full life-cycle of media and entertainment law, Meitar Law Offices handles regulatory matters and tenders, through to litigation, and corporate and finance transactions. Routinely acting for major domestic and multinational names, including Bloomberg, Ericsson and Imagine Media, the group’s activity covers all core industry spheres. The department is led by sector specialist Yossi Abadi, who is a 37-year veteran in the communications field.

Practice head(s):

Yossi Abadi

Key clients







LinkedIn Corporation


Relevant – news channel

The football administration

MP Elazar Stern

Liberal Media

Imagine media

Saban Group

Radio A-Shams

Internet Rimon

Jasmine TV


Prof. Dan Ariely

Associated producers Israel

Work highlights

  • Advising Meta on a wide variety of matters, ranging from class action litigation to regulations in Israel.
  • Advising Cisco on a range of regulatory matters in Israel’s telecoms industry.
  • Advising Bloomberg on Israeli media and broadcasting law.

Agmon with Tulchinsky Law Firm

The cross-practice telecoms and media offering at Agmon with Tulchinsky Law Firm intersects a wide range of regulatory, real estate, corporate, technology and dispute resolution matters. Among the most active names are litigator Hilla Peleg, who heads the preventative regulation practice; and competition and antitrust lead Mattan Meridor.

Practice head(s):

Hilla Peleg; Mattan Meridor

Other key lawyers:

Osnat Sarusi-Firstater; Dror Savransky; Gilli Brooks

Key clients

Partner Communications Company

Bezeq the Israeli Telecommunication Corporation

I.O.R.B.B.R (1998) – Zenith Media

Cellcom Israel

Jerusalem Post Group


Partner Communication Company

012 Smile

Zenith Media

Work highlights

  • Representing Bezeq before courts, licensing committees, district planning and construction committees, in all matters pertaining to real estate, planning and construction.
  • Acting for Golan Telecom in an administrative petition to the District Court in Jerusalem against the Israeli Ministry of Communications relating to the desire by the State to bring about the ‘cell phone revolution’ and lower the prices of cell phone services for consumers.
  • Acting for Partner in many class action requests, including a case concerning Partner’s response times in its service centres.

Reingold Bassat Law Firm

Communications, media and entertainment boutique, Reingold Bassat Law Firm secured ten new clients over the past year, including Gitam BBDO, the Israeli arm of the global advertising agency. The increasingly prominent team specialises in regulatory and commercial matters, where it acts on behalf of a range of telecoms companies, over-the-top broadcasting platforms, TV channels and production companies, among others. Ronen Reingold and Ori Bassat are highlighted together for their ‘unique and extensive knowledge’.

Practice head(s):

Ronen Reingold; Ori Bassat


‘I worked with the firm to take advantage of its local expertise in the entertainment industry. The two partners were a well-qualified team, who complemented each other; one in technical contract work and the other in the nuances of the music and television industry.’

‘Lawyers were thorough, timely, cordial, and knowledgeable in their areas of expertise. We were treated with respect.’

‘Ori Bassat and Ronen Reingold are really great. They are very attentive, very experienced, and work extremely fast; often I get their work ready within the same day, even during the late evenings. Ori also tends to shorten agreements which I see as a very good quality.’

Key clients

AS One ME Entertainment, LLC

Wecom Mobile

RGE Group

Asiv Initiation and Klirmark Opportunity Fund III

Gitam BBDO

Channel 10 Knesset of Israel

Cosher SIM

Pinnes Giladi Communications

Bi-Content, Tel Aviv Box Office Tickets and Shows and I. M. B. active

Deaux Beaux Garcons Films

The Spot Management and Representation of Artists

Eddie King Productions


Pree Hadar Communication

The performing arts studio founded by Yoram Loewnstein

Work highlights

  • Advised As One ME Entertainment on the legal and commercial issues involved in the formation of a global boy band of young local Israeli talent.
  • Acted for Wecom Mobile in proceedings before the Ministry of Communications concerning the blocking of Apple’s telephones to Wecom’s 5G network.
  • Advised RGE Group on the development and distribution of a new digital content platform in Israel, broadcasting children’s TV content over the internet under the brand name, BIGI.

Shibolet & Co.

Demonstrating its adept handling of compliance and commercial matters, Shibolet & Co.’s media and telecoms practice had strong recent showings in the licensing, regulatory and transactional areas. IP head Tamir Afori steers a team that acts for a diverse mix of domestic and multinational players, including Disney, Keshet Broadcasting and Cellcom.

Practice head(s):

Tamir Afori

Other key lawyers:

Itay Kelner; Nati Agmon; Ofer Larish

Key clients


Warner Bros Discovery Eurosport



Triple C







Keshet Broadcasting

Commercial Radio Stations: Radio Tel Aviv, Radio Haifa, Radio Darom, Radio Galey Israel, Radius, Radio Lev Hemedina, Radio Eco 99, Radio A-Shams




EGG productions

Work highlights

  • Advised Triple C on various telecoms and media matters, including on its lawsuit against Bezeq.
  • Advised HiSky on navigating the Wireless Telegraph Ordinance (New Version), 5732–1972, and related regulations.
  • Represented Cellcom in its damages claim against Shikma NGN International Communications for violating laws and regulations.