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Meitar Law Offices
RAMAT GAN 5250608
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Or Baron Gil is a partner in the firm’s Litigation Group. His practice focuses on cross border disputes – advising in connection with proceedings before courts and arbitration panels abroad, and representing foreign clients in various Israeli proceedings. Or has represented clients before all civil courts in Israel, and in international arbitrations under the AAA, ICC, SCAI and LCIA rules. Prior to joining Meitar, Or practiced law in the litigation department of Debevoise & Plimpton LLP in New York, and was a visiting professor of Law and Economics in the University of Basel, Switzerland.


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New York University, NY (LL.M., 2000);

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel (LL.M., 1998);

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel (LL.B., cum laude, 1997)

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Israel > Dispute resolution > Dispute resolution: mediation and international arbitration

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Or Baron Gil – Meitar Law Offices

Counting domestic and international corporations among its key roster of clients, Meitar Law Offices provides representation in local and international arbitration proceedings, with experience in cases under all major rules, including ICC, LCIA and the Swiss Arbitration Centre. Praised for his ‘deep industry knowledge, curiosity and astute commercial judgement’, Or Baron Gil leads the team and is a member of the ICC International Court of Arbitration, while ‘fair, practical, and extremely knowledgeable’, Israel Leshem maintains a strong record in commercial arbitrations. Other key contacts in the group include Eyal Rosovsky and Asaf Niemoj.

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

Meitar Law Offices’ full-service dispute resolution practice is equipped to handle major disputes across all contentious spheres, including corporate, commercial, mass torts, white-collar crime and administrative law. The firm’s enviable stable of multinational clients, together with its robust international experience, also ensures that it is routinely engaged on cross-border proceedings. In a headline-grabbing recent case, Nadav Weisman is representing (pro bono) the Israel Bar Association on filing a petition with the Supreme Court against the Israeli Government, which aims to challenge a recent amendment to Israel’s Basic Law: The Judiciary. Weisman co-heads the department together with Eyal Rosovsky, who has ‘palatial knowledge of Israeli law’, and go-to litigator Israel Leshem. Other key contacts include cross-border litigation specialist Or Baron Gil; class actions partner, Ron Peleg; Liran Bar-Shalom; and Ali Bursztyn.