Commercial & Corporate Law

Koren, Grodberg & Co. in general and the Commercial team especially hold vast experience in the various fields of commercial law, providing constant legal counsel to the firm’s clients, as well as planning and providing counsel with regards to various transactions in the various fields of commercial law, such as technological transactions, mergers & acquisitions, financing transactions, investment agreements, etc.

The firm represents corporations both in Israel and abroad, doing so in a unique manner with its commercial and legal understanding along with the vast experience acquired by the firm’s legal team. This experience enables the attorneys to provide counsel to the firm’s clients beyond the legal aspect and provide them with business counsel in order to execute a transaction, also on a fiscal and financial level.

The firm provides constant counsel to its clients, managing complex merger & acquisition transactions, along with share and asset purchase agreements. The firm takes part in transactions in the fields of high-tech and technology, cyber, blue economy; providing consultation in finance transactions, conducting due diligences of corporations and businesses prior to acquisition, consultation on databases and privacy protection, including the registration of databases, direct mailing and more.

The firm’s legal team has vast experience in providing legal consultation and guidance to its clients, and is involved in the various aspects of a transaction in order to provide each client a unique solution which will suite its individual needs and activity.

Counsel & Establishment of Projects

Our firm has extensive knowledge and expertise in providing legal counsel for the establishment of projects in various fields, including, but not limited to, tech parks, high-tech campuses, logistic centers, residential buildings, etc. our firm provides extensive and all-inclusive legal counsel with regard to all the various stages of such transactions.

Yafit Montaky, Partner

יפית מונטקיו

Yafit is a partner in our firm’s real-estate department.

Yafit holds vast experience in dealing with income generating properties, such as high-tech industry projects, offices and commercial centers, both on a legal and commercial aspect. Yafit, through her experience, holds commercial insight providing her clients ongoing and extensive counsel in all managerial aspects of their income generating properties, including the preparation of rent agreements, management agreements, finance agreements and bank documents, working with the various government offices and registrations.

In addition, Yafit takes part in handling various complex transactions regarding the purchase and sale of income generating properties and the establishment of projects, including sale and purchase contracts, contractor agreements, advisor agreements and finance agreements.

Yafit has previous experience in managing complex litigation cases in the field of commercial-civil law. This experience assists her in drafting clear contracts which reflect in the best manner the parties’ intents and are convenient for implementation by the companies which she represents.


LL.M, Tel- Aviv University (2004)

LL.B, Hebrew University (1999)

Israeli Bar Association (2000)


Hebrew ,English

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Lior Bahar, Associate

ליאור בכר

Lior is an associate in our firm’s real-estate department.

Lior provides legal counsel to contractor companies in residential projects and represents entrepreneurs in commercial projects for rent, providing him vast experience in lease agreements of revenue providing projects.

Lior also handles clearing & development projects and the registration of common homes at the Israeli land registries. Lior also provides his clients with representation in front of the different government offices, such as the Israeli Land Authority, local municipalities, tax and land registration offices. Lior also provides representation in appeal procedures accordingly. Lior provides ongoing and extensive legal counsel with regard to various real-estate transactions.

Lior started as an intern in our firm, later on becoming an attorney following his completion of the Israeli Bar exams.

LL.B, Ramat- gan Academic Center (2015)
Israeli Bar Association (2016)

Hebrew ,English

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Income Producing Properties

Our firm provides extensive service in the field of income generating assets, and has extensive experience providing counsel with regard to the establishment, marketing and managing of these assets. Our firm’s motto is in-depth familiarity with each of our projects, maintaining direct communication and establishing a dialogue with the client. Furthermore, our firm holds extensive knowledge in drafting financing agreements and other bank documents which are unique to the field of income generating assets.

Office buildings and High-tech

Our firm has accumulated extensive experience in the handling of complex and comprehensive projects for office and high-tech buildings, from their stages of establishment, their marketing and renting them out to the various tenants. This experience enables our firm to provide exact and custom-tailored counsel, along with handling negotiations with regard to the renting the properties in the optimal manner suited for the client’s needs.

Real-estate Tax

As part of our extensive services, our firm handles all fiscal matters regarding the execution of the projects, from the stage of optimal fiscal planning to provide the most reduced taxation path, constant reports and drafting assessments with the tax authorities and representing the client in discussions with said authorities. Furthermore, our firm handles procedures regarding the reduction betterment taxes, including representation of the client with appraisers, appeals committees and administrative appeals.
Our firm has been and continues to be involved in a number of legal procedures which have created precedents and rules on the matters of real estate capital gains tax and betterment tax.

Shahaff Goder, Associate

שחף גודר

Shahaff is a senior associate in the firm’s real-estate department.

Shahaff holds extensive and vast experience in complex real-estate transactions in their different variations, Shahaff handles among other things, commercial projects from the land purchase stage, and providing counsel through the different stages of the transaction such as the financial aspects, fiscal aspects, dealing with the government offices drafting various performance agreements (advisor, planners, project managers, contractors), and the leasing/sale of the project units.

Shahaff also holds expertise in managing residential projects, offices, logistic centers, and lease agreements; sale and purchase (revenue creating assets, buildings, residential buildings, purchase from contractor) management agreements, purchase groups, etc.

Shahaff’s services to his clients are known to be personal and attentive, while providing the client with his needs to his satisfaction.

LL.B, Colman College (1999)
MB.A, Finance, with honors, Colman College (2008)
EM.S, CUNY (2008)
Israeli Bar Association (2000)


Hebrew ,English

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Adi Levi, Associate

עדי לוי

Adi holds vast and extensive experience in various residential, offices, industry or commercial real estate transactions, including purchase group transactions and urban renewal in all their various aspects.

Adi provides counsel in a personal, professional and extensive manner to contractors, entrepreneurs, apartment sellers/purchasers, lessor/lessee of apartments/revenue producing assets while providing the legal counsel required during project management from the stage of preliminary examinations, molding the project’s vision, providing counsel on the various fiscal aspects of the project, leading the negotiations and drafting the various agreements and the execution of the project, preparing the closing receival of title and registration of the asset on the client’s name.

Adi has an expertise in providing clients with legal counsel in residential projects, preparation of the sales agreements and counsel regarding them accordingly, handling negotiations with the buyers, banks and filing the required reports accordingly.

Adi has experience in drafting agreements regarding work orders from contractors, advisors and other agreements with planners and other professionals regarding the development of real-estate projects. Adi takes an active role in negotiations and the drafting of finance and credit agreements with banks for the purpose of funding the purchase and establishment of the project.

Adi provides the firm’s clients with any service required with the various authorities, such as the land registration offices, local municipalities, tax authorities, and the inspector of joint houses. Adi also deals in other issues of construction and filing appeals regarding the various real-estate  taxes and levies.

Adi was admitted to the Israel Bar Association in 2008.


LL.B, with honors, IDC Herzliya (2007)

BA, with honors, Government, Diplomacy & Strategy, IDC Herzliya (2007)

Israeli Bar Association (2008)


Hebrew ,English

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Residential Buildings, luxury residences and buildings for preservation

Our firm provides professional counsel, giving its clients all required legal services for the purpose of establishing and completing residential projects from beginning to end. Our firm provides its clients with close and thorough counsel throughout the various stages of the transaction, from the stage of molding the vision for the project, providing legal & commercial emphases’, draftin the various required transaction documents and providing fiscal counsel.

Urban Renewal

Our firm holds rich and diverse expertise under all aspects regarding clear and construct projects and NOP 38, including the representation of leading entrepreneurs in the field in a number of transactions, along with representation and providing counsel to tenants (both privately and via common home representatives) who are interested in consummating a transaction which will improve both the value of their property and the quality of life.
Our firm has an in depth understanding, skill and knowledge regarding all specific aspects of urban renewal projects, both on a legal and commercial aspect, enabling our clients to execute the transaction, all in order to create a proper balance between the parties to the agreement, which will bring the highest profit while protecting important party interests, including the provision of the proper relevant guarantees.
Due to the unique character of the above transactions, and the need to work with a large number of apartment owners in order to reach an agreement, one of our firm’s important characteristics is providing personal and close legal counsel to our clients, enabling direct communication between us and our clients, while listening, providing explanations, persuasion and mediation, in order to reach the understandings between all the relevant parties so as to execute the transaction and perform it in the most optimal manner.
Our firm provides our clients with close legal counsel throughout the various stages of the transaction, from the initial communications with the entrepreneur, and until transfer of ownership of the new apartment, an all-inclusive treatment while providing professional service throughout the project.