Adv. Eytan Liraz

Adv. Eytan Liraz

+ 972 3 5377388


LL.B, in the University of Geneva, Switzerland, 1991

Area(s) of practice

International Commercial Litigation
International Commercial Arbitration
Mergers and Acquisitions
Joint Ventures and Industrial Cooperation
Anti-trust and Competition Law


Member of the Geneva, Switzerland Bar, 1992
Member of the Israel Bar Association, 1996

Adv. Eytan Liraz is considered one of Israel's leading commercial lawyers, being highly experienced in international commercial transactions and litigation;

Qualified as a lawyer in both Switzerland and Israel, Mr. Liraz has many years' extensive experience worldwide, including several years of practice in Geneva, Switzerland and New York City.

Mr. Liraz represents a large number of major multinational corporations operating in the Israeli market in a variety of spheres, as well as numerous key Israeli corporations; since the mid-90's, Mr. Liraz gained particular experience in accompanying a large number of major multinational corporations, operating in a variety of domains, (including banks; financial institutions; pharmaceutical companies; service companies; tobacco corporations) into the Israeli market; and is thus particularly experienced in all aspects regarding the penetration of the Israeli market, such as Tax, Anti-Trust, Corporate, Regulatory, and more.

Mr. Liraz is further involved in a series of 'high profile' litigation files in Israel; such as the representation of the former Israeli Minister of Defense before the Vinograd Committee, investigating the Second Lebanon War; the representation of several political parties in a series of litigations regarding the election to the 'Histadrut' – Israel's largest syndicate; representation of the municipality of Yeruham in proceedings in front of the Israeli Supreme Court regarding the redefinition of municipality borders in light of the establishment of military basis in the south of Israel; and more.

Mr. Liraz is a frequent guest lecturer in leading Israeli academic institutions, including Tel Aviv University, where he lectures in the Kellogg – Reccanati Executive MBA Program; and including the Israeli Bar Association.

Through the years, Mr. Liraz has held several positions in international business organizations, acting as the President of the Legal Commission of the French – Israel Chamber of Commerce; as the Israeli representative of the Swiss – Israel Chamber of Commerce; as the Vice – Chairman of the Israel – South Africa Chamber of Commerce; and more.

On 2014, Adv. Eytan Liraz was nominated as a member of the management of the Institute of Arbitration of the Israeli Bar Association.

Born in Israel, Mr. Liraz is fluent in Hebrew, French and English.