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Shekel & Co.
3 AZRIELI CENTER
TRIANGULAR TOWER, 33RD FLOOR
TEL AVIV 67023
Israel
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Position

Senior Partner

Career

Yaniv Shekel, a Senior Partner in Shekel & Co. joined the firm in 1995. He specializes in the areas of tax and commercial law and supports various clients in deals and in a range of significant scale tax arrangements while creating synergy between the world of tax and commercial law.
Yaniv also serves as chairman of the Tax Forum of the Israel Lawyers Bar.

Languages

Hebrew, English

Memberships

Israel Lawyers Bar;
IFA.

Education

B.Sc. Accounting (cum laude) Tel Aviv University 1997;
LL.B. (cum laude) Tel Aviv University 1998;
MBA (summa cum laude) Tel Aviv University 2004;
LL.M. (summa cum laude) Tel Aviv University and Berkeley University joint program 2005.

Lawyer Rankings

Israel > Tax

Smart and creative‘ boutique firm Shekel & Co., handles the tax aspects of high-value M&A transactions and is regularly engaged in litigation regarding areas including export transactions, VAT, transfer pricing and withholding tax. Yaniv Shekel‘s stellar position in tax law is evident in his previous appointment as chairman of the Income Tax Committee of the Israel Bar Association. He is representing Noble Energy, Delek Group and others in court appeals including filing a lawsuit regarding excess royalties. Ofer Elboim has kept busy recently representing Israel’s major banks and credit card companies in various regulatory disputes. Binyamin Tovi is also noted.