Firm Profile > Eshel, Ashlagi, Rozent - Law Offices > Bnei-Brak , Israel

Eshel, Ashlagi, Rozent - Law Offices
BNEI-BRAK 5126237

Competition/antitrust Tier 2

The antitrust team at Eshel, Ashlagi, Rozent - Law Offices is engaged by plaintiffs in a range of complex antitrust litigation, but perhaps the best illustration of its market recognition comes in area of merger control, where the team is often approached specifically for its expertise in handling merger filings for high-value deals in heavily regulated industries. In one recent example, the group assisted Orbotech with the regulatory negotiations surrounding its $3.4bn acquisition by KLA-Tencor. Clients particularly single out Gal Rozent, whose 'experience as a former regulator provides clients with unique insight into IAA enforcement matters'. In the contentious space, Rozent is representing Israel Electric Corporation in a NIS3.8bn claim against Siemens, ABB and Alstom concerning the gas-insulated switchgear cartel; this is the largest single antitrust claim ever submitted in Israel. On the defence side, Rozent is acting for Galed - Journey to Remember Forever, a travel agency that arranges guided tours to concentration camps in Poland, in relation to a class action filed against it and other specialty travel agencies involving allegations of price fixing. The team also handles criminal cases brought by the antitrust authorities.

Planning and zoning Tier 2

Eshel, Ashlagi, Rozent - Law Offices acts for landowners and entrepreneurs in relation to residential and regeneration projects, particularly Tama 38 projects and developments under the government's affordable housing scheme, Mechir Lamishtaken. Led by Eli Eshel, the team has acted for clients such as Danshar Group and Arko Holdings for over a decade. Meytal Katz-Rozenberg is another contact in the department.

Real estate: urban renewal Tier 3

Eshel, Ashlagi, Rozent - Law Offices has an impressive record of success in large and small urban renewal projects, where it is engaged by real estate developers and apartment owners. On the developer side, Eli Eshel has been involved in a number of large-scale evacuate-rebuild and TAMA 38 projects for Cnaan Group Entrepreneurship and Urban Renewal; this recently included a 320-unit evacuate-rebuild project in Kiryat Ono and multiple TAMA 38 projects in Ramat Gan. Other developer clients include Maribu and Paz Contractors Harav Maimon 6. Further, Eshel is advising a group of apartment owners on an urban renewal project in Tel Aviv for the construction of 350 new residential units.

Real estate and construction Tier 4

At Eshel, Ashlagi, Rozent - Law Offices, clients can expect 'high-quality service from a very experienced team', which works across the gamut of development mandates in the residential and logistics sectors. Founding partner Eli Eshel, who is highly regarded among his clients, is engaged by purchasing groups, corporate occupiers and entrepreneurs. Eshel is acting for Zohar & Zafrir Sharbat in multiple development projects associated with the country's Mechir Lamishtaken affordable housing programme; he is also advising the Danshar Group on the land purchase agreements and ongoing development of a 100,000-sqm logistics centre. Other key clients include Modi'in 1 Investments, Barak Lavi Investments, and The Ligad Group.

Eshel, Ashlagi, Rozent is a boutique law firm that specializes in the legal fields of commercial law, civil law, real estate, antitrust and competition, and administrative law.

Our firm’s clientele includes multinational and domestic publicly and privately held corporations of all sizes, partnerships, joint ventures and governmental entities.

Our legal team is comprised of seasoned lawyers that hold extensive professional experience and knowledge, that employ creative thinking in order to provide our clients with efficient and practical service of the highest quality.

Our firm’s Competition, Antitrust and Regulation department, headed by partner Gal Rozent, has extensive experience and comprehensive knowledge in all aspects of antitrust and competition. It supports and represents clients before the Competition General Director, in all types of transactions (i.e. mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and restrictive arrangements) as well as administrative and criminal proceedings regarding alleged cartelistic and monopolistic behavior. It likewise frequently represents clients in intricate antitrust cases before the Competition Tribunal and all legal instances (in civil, administrative and criminal proceedings). The department also advises and represents clients in regulatory and legislation proceedings. The department is additionally well known for its representation and advice to multinational corporations, and for its close working relations with leading global law firms.

Our firm’s Real Estate department, headed by partner Eli Eshel, provides cutting-edge legal services and specializes in initiating and supporting large-scale residential and commercial projects (e.g. malls, hotels, industrial areas and office buildings). The department supports development and construction companies, landowners and residents in homeowner and property management company projects, and provides legal consultation that encompasses all stages of such projects, from structuring deals and conducting negotiations, through strategy formalization, to tax issues, zoning plans (including permits, plan approvals, and improving planning results), construction and registration with authorities.

The department likewise handles major real estate transactions, such as inter alia land and project sales, private and commercial property rentals, combination deals, partnerships, residential and commercial projects. The department has unique expertise in handling city renewal plans (i.e. “Tama 38” – strengthening/rebuilding of old buildings) and “demolish and build” projects, while representing both developers and apartment owners in large scale projects, as well as smaller ones.

Our firm’s Litigation department, headed by partner Hagai Ashlagi, has vast experience in representing publicly and privately held companies, governmental agencies, institutions, as well as private individuals in all areas of commercial and administrative litigation. The firm represents Israeli and foreign clients in the different levels of the court system, including the Supreme Court, as well as in arbitration and mediation proceedings, both in Israel and abroad.

Among the department’s areas of expertise are civil financial lawsuits, property related actions, class actions, company and partnership conflicts, declaratory remedies, injunctions, insolvency and liquidation of companies, administrative and constitutional law, conflicts within corporations, advertising law, sports law and more.

Department Name Email Telephone
Real Estate and Construction Eli Eshel 972 3 693 1900
Litigation, Class Actions, and Alternative Dispute Resolution Hagai Ashlagi 972 3 693 1900
Competition/Antitrust & Regulation Gal Rozent 972 3 693 1900
Photo Name Position Profile
Adv Hagai Ashlagi  photo Adv Hagai Ashlagi
Adv Eli Eshel  photo Adv Eli Eshel
Adv Meytal Katz-Rozenberg  photo Adv Meytal Katz-Rozenberg
Adv Gal Rozent  photo Adv Gal Rozent