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Shekel & Co.
TEL AVIV 67023
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Senior Partner


Ayelet Hillel-Birenzwig, Adv. (CPA), a senior partner at Shekel & Co. Law Offices, joined the firm in 2007.
Ayelet has specialized in the tax field for over 20 years, with a focus on representing clients before the tax authorities, including handling pre-rulings, tax rulings, and assessment hearings.
Before joining the firm, Ayelet held various top-level positions at the Israel Tax Authority, including in the Professional Division and was Professional Advisor to the Director General of the Israel Tax Authority. Ayelet is a certified public accountant with a B.A. in Business Administration and Accounting and holds LL.B. and LL.M. degrees. She is Chairman of the Direct Taxes Forum of the Israel Bar Association and lectures in various forums of the Israel Lawyers Bar, the Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and professional in-service training courses. She has also lectured in the departments of accounting and law at the College of Management and the Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya.


Hebrew, English


Israel Lawyers Bar;
Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Israel.


B.A. in Business Administration majoring in accounting, 2000;
LL.M., Bar Ilan University, 2003;
LL.M., Shaarei Mishpat College, 2006.

Lawyer Rankings

Israel > Tax

(Next Generation Partners)

Ayelet Hillel-BirenzwigShekel & Co.

Shekel & Co., with its ‘exceptionally rare combination of character and professionalism‘, provides a comprehensive tax offering, assisting clients in sectors ranging from energy to investment funds with the taxation aspects of major transactions, as well as placing an emphasis on excellence in taxation litigation. The team is jointly led by the experienced Yaniv Shekel, who specialises in the areas of corporate tax and commercial law, and Ofer Elboim, an expert in VAT and real estate tax who has experience litigating before the Supreme Court. Also key are the income tax focused Ayelet Hillel-Birenzwig, who previously worked at the Israeli Tax Authority, and international taxation specialist Binyamin Tovi. Dean Klaro, who has niche expertise in tax work for the LNG industry, is another name to note.