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AYR – Amar Reiter Jeanne Shochatovitch & Co
BNEI BRAK 5120261

Work Department

White-Collar Crime


Sharon Kohane is a partner in our firm, heading the White-Collar Crime Department.

Sharon is an expert in economic oriented white-collar crime, securities laws violations, money laundering, public corruption, tax cases, antitrust, corporate violations and administrative and public law – including cases with highly confidential classification.

Sharon accompanies high profile clients, public figures, officials, business persons and leading companies on the market, on a wide range of subjects at the forefront of public and legal discussion in Israel.

Prior to joining AYR, she served for 15 years as a senior prosecutor in the Tel Aviv Prosecution (taxation and economy), inter alia as the department manager responsible for combined economic enforcement in the district. Within this capacity she managed cases of public and legal importance in the field of criminal-economic law.

Through her many years of service in senior positions at the prosecution, Sharon has gained considerable experience and expertise in managing criminal economic cases (white collar crimes), that are complex and far reaching, at courts of all instances, including property seizure and foreclosure. Sharon is well acquainted with enforcement and prosecution factors and the decision-making methods in these entities after having for many years instructed, counselled and accompanied them.

The department managed by Sharon specializes in criminal law, particularly economic and white-collar crimes, with emphasis on tax violations (income tax, VAT, customs, purchase tax), securities, economic competition law, money laundering, bribery, deceit and breach of trust.

Sharon provides the firm’s clients, corporations and individuals alike, with a broad spectrum of legal services that combine civil, criminal and administrative handling, including, inter alia, counsel, representation before authorities, accompaniment during interrogation, hearing procedures and conducting procedures before legal instances.

Sharon possesses a unique expertise in the field of money laundering prohibition, including representation of clients, providing expert opinions, assimilating procedures, lectures and training.

Sharon served as (joint) chair of the Money Laundering Prohibition Committee at the Bar Association.

Sharon was recognized by ‘The LEGAL 500’ international ranking guide that recommended her work in the field of Dispute Resolution – White-Collar Crime, Investigations and Fraud.

Our white-collar crime department, under Sharon’s leadership, is consistently ranked in the high-quality group among Israel’s leading firms by the Israeli Dun’ 100 and BDi ranking guides.



Bar admission:

Israel Bar Association, 1998.




Hebrew, English.


Bar-Ilan University, LL.M., 2006.

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, LL.B., 1997.

Lawyer Rankings

Israel > Dispute resolution > Dispute resolution: white-collar crime, investigation and fraud

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Sharon KohaneAYR – Amar Reiter Jeanne Shochatovitch & Co

AYR – Amar Reiter Jeanne Shochatovitch & Co’s white-collar crime practice is recognised for its experience in representing clients at the civil, criminal and administrative levels. The team is particularly active in cases involving administrative corruption, tax offences, securities and money laundering, where it acts for a wide range of politicians, business figures and corporate entities. Drawing on her previous experience as a senior prosecutor at the Tel Aviv District Attorney’s Office, department head Sharon Kohane is highly specialised in the field.