Etgar & Co. Law Offices is a boutique and leading Israeli law firm in the fields of municipal, real estate, urban renewal, and commercial litigation and law. Additionally, the firm offers a unique specialization in election law and financing.
The firm was founded by Adv. Jeshayahu (Shaykee) Etgar and has been operating for four decades with a team of highly qualified and experienced attorneys. Our attorneys’ diverse and wide-ranging backgrounds enable them to find creative solutions to complex legal issues, individually tailored to each client’s unique needs.
We provide our clients with personalized attention and maintain complete availability. Our dedicated, professional service is characterized by our broad, business-oriented perspective, which is capable of achieving comprehensive solutions to our clients’ varied legal issues.
The firm’s clients include commercial companies, entrepreneurs, business people, local authorities, municipal companies, non-profit organizations, government bodies, and senior corporate and governmental officials – all of whom have placed their trust and demonstrated their confidence in our well-rounded, experienced staff.
The firm maintains mutual ties with global, boutique firms in order to provide our clients with high-quality and comprehensive services outside of Israel. Through these relationships, we are able to advise and represent foreign clients in Israel in all necessary legal matters.
Furthermore, we have extensive experience in real estate and urban renewal. Our clients include entrepreneurs, contractors, and business people who chose the firm because of our in-depth knowledge, effective assistance, and high-quality legal counsel from the preliminary stages of the business deal up to its conclusion, which may sometimes include representation in various courts of law.
The firm’s staff has specialized knowledge in election law and financing, and assists elected officials, government ministers, Knesset members, interest groups, and political parties on various issues. Our comprehensive assistance includes drafting legal opinions, providing representation before the Central Elections Committee, and actively participating in legal discussions before the Central Elections Committee and its plenum. Adv. Jeshayahu (Shaykee) Etgar, the firm’s founder, is considered an authority and one of the leading attorneys in Israel in this area. In fact, he is the author of the book “Election Financing”, published in Hebrew in 2008, which has provided legal frameworks and served as a legal basis for this field.
The firm’s attorneys have acquired extensive experience and in-depth knowledge in the field of civil litigation, including representation before numerous courts of law on a variety of issues, including, but not limited to, commercial disputes, shareholder disputes, real estate-related lawsuits, banking-related lawsuits, contract-related lawsuits, administrative-related lawsuits, and inheritance disputes.
As part of our comprehensive services, we also provide our clients with legal counsel and assistance in fields related to our core areas of practice, including inheritance and estate law, collection and banking law, and labor law.