Dan Lahat is the firm's founder and head of the firm's Corporate and Hi-Tech Department.
With over 30 years of legal experience, Dan's practice focuses on corporate law, venture capital and private equity financing, cross border transactions and mergers and acquisitions.
Dan has gained valuable experience by representing clients in numerous transactions, including, complex M&A, technology transactions, OEM's, technology licensing, leveraged buy-outs and private placements.
Dan represents many Israeli and international clients in a variety of industries, including internet, new media, telecommunications, entertainment, industrial companies, life science and software.
In addition, Dan provides ongoing legal advice to senior management and board members and is highly esteemed by many of Israel's wealthiest individuals and most active angel investors operating in Israel.
Prior to founding Lahat, Nahum, Shimony & Co., Dan was co-founder and a senior partner of Cohen Lahat & Co. and previously worked as an investment banker at Lehman Brothers' mergers and acquisitions department in New York.
Since 2008 Dan is a member of the "Tel-Aviv-Jafa city council".
"Tel Aviv Cinematheque", member of the Board of Directors.
"The Jewish Diaspora Museum", member of the Board of Governors.
The Water Corporation of Tel Aviv ("Mei-Avivim"), member of the Board of Directors.
LL.B. (1985), Tel Aviv University
Israeli Bar Association, 1986.
Anne Nahum is the firm's managing partner. With diversified experience and valuable knowledge, Anne is leading the firm's Real Estate, Intellectual Property, Media and Advertising practices.
Anne's Real Estate practice focuses on legal advice to real estate companies in all aspects of their operations, including, large scale urban renewal projects, financing, planning, construction, marketing and sale of projects.
In addition, Anne provides day-to-day consulting to entrepreneurs, investors, companies and individuals, with respect to legal issues concerning sales and purchase transactions, registration of rights, combination transactions, real estate development, tenders, leasing transactions, infrastructure, commercial real estate and large scale urban renewal projects, a field in which Anne has gained extensive experience and special expertise over the years.
Anne represents several of Israel's largest Urban Renewal companies and provides them with ongoing legal consulting on multiple projects in their different stages. Anne regularly advises developers and tenants in TMA 38 projects.
Intellectual Property, Communication, Media and Advertising
Anne is an industry expert with over 18 years of experience in advising to communication, media and advertising companies.
Anne provides ongoing consulting to Israel's largest advertising and media companies, including with respect to regulatory and legislative matters, tenders, intellectual property rights, copyrights and content relating issues.
Anne's extraordinary and versatile knowledge is an asset to Anne's clients seeking her advice on a day-to-day basis.
In 2007 Anne became a partner at the firm. From 1999-2006 Ms. Nahum worked as an associate at Cohen Lahat & Co.
Anne is a co-founder and legal counsel of "Supersona", a community purposed for promoting gender balance in influential and decision making platforms.
LL.B. (cum laude, 1998), The College of Management.
Israeli Bar Association, 1999.
Lior is head of the firm's Litigation and Dispute Resolutions department.
Lior's practice focuses on commercial and civil litigation, including, corporate law, contract law, tenders law, media, communication and advertising.
With over 16 years of experience, Lior represented numerous clients in a variety of large scale and high profile local and international complex litigation proceedings, including, tenders and bids, shareholders and estates disputes, class actions, labor, agency and distribution disputes, a field in which Lior has gained valuable knowledge and special expertise over the years by representing, among others, the Strauss Group, one of Israel's largest food companies.
Lior regularly handles petitions to the Supreme Court and administrative petitions.
Lior in known as a top litigator and regarded by his clients as a charismatic lawyer mastering the courtroom with both fluent arguments and creative thinking.
Alternative Dispute Resolutions (ADR)
In addition, Lior serves as an arbitrator and mediator on a variety of complicated commercial and civil disputes. Lior is often nominated by the Israeli Bar Association as an arbitrator on its behalf.
In 2007 Lior joined the firm and in 2009 he became a partner.
As part of his public activities, Lior is serving as a presiding judge at the Israel Bar Association's Disciplinary National Tribunal, following 8 years in the Disciplinary Regional Tribunal of which 4 years as vice president of the Tribunal.
Israeli Bar Association, 2001.