Firm Profile > Goldman, Erlich, Edelstein, Avigad & Co. > Ramat Gan, Israel

Goldman, Erlich, Edelstein, Avigad & Co.
RAMAT GAN 5250607

Real estate and construction Tier 2

Goldman, Erlich, Edelstein, Avigad & Co. recently acquired boutique real estate and tax firm Rinat Law Offices. The newly bolstered practice is best known for its role in numerous urban renewal projects, particularly in relation to financing and other transactional matters. Amitai Erlich is well versed in cross-border real estate transactions, having advising numerous Israeli entrepreneurs on their activities overseas, as well as acting for foreign clients with real estate holdings in Israel. Ori Avigad has a wealth of experience in project financing.

Practice head(s):

Amitai Erlich; Ori Avigad


‘Significant expertise in real estate matters. Personal attention to all our needs.’ 

‘Good results in our 20-years-plus of experience working with them.’

‘Very efficient, professional, yet down-to-earth approach and extremely personable service. One has the feeling of being given full attention and maximum effort, regardless of the size of the matter in question.’

‘The attitude of the advocates working in the firm, especially of Amitai Erlich, is always highly professional and very personal.’ 

‘This firm has a wide range of expertise in many fields of law. All of its partners and lawyers are familiar with the most recent laws and regulations. They are very open to new ideas and always search for the best and most creative way to solve any issue.’

‘Amitai Erlich is available 24/7 for any question, opinion or other issue. He is one of the leading lawyers in the real estate field, has an open mind and can offer a solution to any issue in the most creative way possible.’

Key clients

Caesarea Investments Ltd

Azorim Construction Company

Reisdor Group

Ampa Group

Boulevard Fund

Issta Lines Group

Yitzhak Ofer Construction and development Company Ltd.

Tal Bar Group

David Shahar and Sons Ltd.

Bank Hapoalim Ltd.

The Gabay Group

Leny Group

Trigo Group

The Rimon Group

XO Holding Ltd.

Fogler Investments

The Hebrew University

Eldad Peri

Nahara Development Group

Alaluf family

The firm: Goldman, Erlich, Edelstein, Avigad & Co. is among Israel’s leading law firms in the fields of real estate, planning and construction, finance and banking, family wealth management, litigation and commercial law. Established in 1995, the firm strives for excellence and professional leadership, and is positioned today among Israel’s top law firms in its practice areas. Active in Israel and abroad, the firm specialises in complex and extensive legal cases, utilising its unique business experience accumulated throughout years of co-operation with professionals from various legal and non-legal disciplines. The firm is known for its dynamism and creativity, combined with vast legal knowledge and experience.

The firm prides itself on its exceptionally close relationships with its clients, granting them comprehensive legal services with a personal touch. It feels that a good advocate fully identifies with his clients’ needs, shares their moments of happiness, strives to relieve their sorrow, while prioritising the client’s interests above all. Its diverse yet integrative practices enable the firm to provide holistic and synergetic legal counsel, observing each case from all angles. Clients enjoy ‘preventive legal medicine’, using its ability to anticipate problems and provide advance solutions, thus enhancing their confidence and peace of mind. The firm emphasises quality and professionalism of its advocates, and encourages collaboration between different departments.

Areas of practice
Real estate: the firm is considered one of Israel’s leading law firms in real estate matters. The department possesses diverse in-depth experience handling planning and construction and real estate issues, and provides its clients with comprehensive solutions in these practices, including taxation and funding. The department regularly represents entrepreneurs, contractors, investors and companies involved in high-profile real estate transactions in Israel and abroad. Among others, the firm specialises in complex real estate transactions, combination transactions, acquisition groups, owner-builder associations and urban renewals.

Litigation: the firm provides comprehensive representation throughout all legal instances. The firm’s clients are represented with evident commitment and professionalism, while pursuing the client’s genuine objectives. The department represents both clients seeking long-term legal counsel and occasional ad-hoc clients, in initiation of proceedings and defence. It strongly encourages creativity, innovation and professionalism; litigators possess the right combination of strategic planning on one hand, and making necessary adaptations according to the case’s unique characteristics on the other. The department represents clients in all legal disciplines, including contract law, tenders and insolvencies.

Finance and banking: the firm provides a myriad of services to leading creditors including: banks, insurance companies, funds, financial institutions and borrowers, including: public companies, private companies, partnerships and initiatives involved in large-scale transactions. The firm covers all aspects of financing and collaterals, such as senior debt loans, bank loans (including construction and BOT loans), equity financing and mezzanine loans, securities creation, syndication and creditors agreements. The firm has vast experience in all finance activities, such as real estate financing, energy and infrastructure financing and any other commercial loans.

Family wealth management: the firm is considered among Israel’s prominent law firms in this field. Utilising creativity, multidisciplinary expertise and a broad network of professionals, the department’s advocates produce effective solutions for family wealth management, all in a service-oriented fashion. The department offers its clients a broad spectrum of solutions regarding international tax planning, safeguard of multinational assets, reducing risks and enhancing profit in assets and estates, domestic and international.

Commercial: the firm represents a wide range of corporations and companies, providing them with ongoing legal counsel and representation regarding unique events in a company’s life cycle, alongside labour law legal advice.

Department Name Email Telephone
Real estate Amitai Erlich
Real estate Ori Avigad
Real estate Liora Manzury
Building and construction Ariel Kamenkowitsch
Building and construction Amitai Erlich
Litigation Boaz Edelstein
Family wealth management Amir Goldman
Family wealth management Amitai Erlich
Corporate and commercial Adi Aharon-Feldman
Corporate and commercial Amir Goldman
Corporate and commercial Amitai Erlich
Banking and finance Ori Avigad
Urban regeneration Ori Avigad
Number of lawyers : 23