Adv Yehuda Rosenthal > Goldfarb Gross Seligman & Co. > Tel Aviv, Israel > Lawyer Profile

Goldfarb Gross Seligman & Co.
TEL AVIV 67891

Work Department

Vice Head
Commercial, Class Action and Insolvency Litigation Department


Adv. Rosenthal is Vice Head of the Commercial, Class Action and Insolvency Litigation Department.

Adv. Rosenthal specializes in complex litigation proceedings, specifically in representing respondents in class actions and derivative actions, advising Special Claims Committees, and managing commercial disputes.

Adv. Rosenthal possesses unique expertise in representing directors and company executives, and accumulated significant experience advising on directors and officers liability in insolvency proceedings. In this capacity, Adv. Rosenthal advises and represents companies, directors and company executives in insolvency proceedings, and has vast expertise in advising companies, boards and shareholders in debt (debenture) restructuring proceedings.

Adv. Rosenthal is equally comfortable in the court room and in the board room. His clients include the senior management and boards of directors of various leading corporations, whom he advises regarding a variety of legal issues, including corporate governance. Adv. Rosenthal regularly represents his clients in legal proceedings in his fields of expertise, utilizing innovative legal tools focused on achieving the clients goals in the most efficient way, based on his long years of experience.

In addition, Adv. Rosenthal specializes in administrative law, and advises tender committees of public entities on the execution of tenders and legal proceedings.

Adv. Rosenthal represents his clients, Israeli and international companies, public authorities and individuals, in all stages of the legal proceeding, in all courts of law and tribunals, arbitrations and mediation proceedings.


English, Hebrew


Israel Bar Association, 2002


LL.B. (cum laude), Netanya Academic College, 2001

B.A., Logistics and Economics, Bar-Ilan University, Ramat Gan, 1992

Lawyer Rankings

Israel > Dispute resolution > Dispute resolution: class actions (including derivative actions)

The recent merger between Gross & Co and Goldfarb Seligman to create Goldfarb Gross Seligman & Co. gathers together a deep pool of lawyers with significant experience in class and derivative actions, particularly in the consumer protection, securities, financial services and antitrust spheres, among others. Key contacts in the combined team include Hagit Blaiberg, who handles class actions for some of the department’s key clients, including Shufersal and Harel Insurance. Aaron Michaeli specialises in class actions and derivative actions concerning securities, antitrust, administrative and criminal law. Yehuda Rosenthal frequently teams up with Michaeli to advise on complex cases; Michael Ginsburg recently handled a string of class actions for Gett; industry and regulation industry head Benjamin Rotenberg and Yori Nehushtan are also names to note.

Israel > Dispute resolution > Dispute resolution: local litigation and arbitration

Goldfarb Gross Seligman & Co.’s newly merged dispute resolution practice demonstrates particular strength in corporate litigation, with a notable emphasis on shareholder disputes. Among its other areas of activity, the team handled a steady stream of tax disputes, misrepresentation matters, IP litigation, and real estate disputes, among other issues. Recommended practitioners include firm vice-chair Zvi Bar-Nathan, who is highly regarded for arbitration and mediation proceedings, as well as litigation; Hagit Blaiberg, who handles complex arbitral and judicial disputes, including class actions; Aaron Michaeli, who specialises in corporate litigation, class actions and derivative suits; class actions specialist Yehuda Rosenthal; and the ‘insightful and knowledgeableMichael Ginsburg. Jeremy Benjamin and Yori Nehushtan are also noted.