Nadav Weisman

Israel

Meitar Liquornik Geva Leshem Tal
16 Abba Hillel Silver Rd.
Ramat Gan, 5250608
Israel

Tel: +972 3 610 3810
Fax: +972 3 610 3639

Email: nadavw@meitar.com
Web: meitar.com

Nadav joined the firm in 1998 and since 2001 he has been a partner in the litigation department.

Nadav appears regularly before the District Courts and Supreme Court of Israel, as well as in arbitration proceedings. He specializes in commercial and criminal white collar litigation.

During the past two years, Nadav was involved in the following cases:

  • Representation of the trustees of the bonds issued by IDB Holdings, valued at NIS 1.7 billion. This was one of the largest and high profiled insolvency cases in Israel ever
  • Representation of Alstom Transport in a NIS 2 billion arbitration proceeding against the State of Israel in connection with the Jerusalem light rail project
  • Representation of Siemens AG in a NIS 200 million action filed against it by the Israel Electric Company (IEC) alleging involvement of Siemens in bribes paid to a former director of IEC
  • Representation of Siemens AG in a NIS 3.7 billion action filed against it by the Israel Electric Company (IEC) alleging involvement of Siemens AG in a cartel
  • Representation of the former CEO of Heinz-Remedia in involuntary manslaughter charges brought following a defective baby food crisis
  • Representation of Stratasys Ltd. in a shareholder dispute, tried before the District Court
  • Representation of the local subsidiary of Y&R (Young & Rubicam) in a major arbitration.
  • Representation of the local affiliate of Grant Thornton in a NIS 116 million derivative action
  • Representation of Israeli Oil Refineries in a series of claims in excess of NIS 200 million, concerning sludge accumulated in an oil storage facility.

Prior to joining the firm in 1998, Nadav  served for six years as a military prosecutor in the Judge Advocate General’s Corps of the Israel Defense Force. As a reserve Lieutenant Colonel, he remains an active senior military prosecutor, representing the Judge Advocate General for over 20 years in some of the most sensitive and high profile criminal cases of the IDF, including homicide cases involving senior military officers.

Meitar Liquornik Geva Leshem Tal is Israel’s leading international law firm. The firm represents some of the world’s largest multinational corporations in corporate, commercial and litigation matters, in Israel and abroad.

Meitar is a full-service firm, representing clients in corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, international and domestic capital markets, banking, finance and derivatives, corporate and commercial litigation, licensing, hi-tech, energy and infrastructure, real estate, antitrust and taxation and other regulatory matters. Meitar has represented clients in Israel’s largest corporate and finance transactions and international public offerings, and has represented some of the world’s leading companies and banks in corporate and class-action litigation. Meitar consistently receives the highest rankings from international independent guides, such as Chambers & Partners and Legal 500 and from local guides in Israel such as Dun’s 100 and BDI.

Meitar is unique among Israel’s largest law firms in the number of partners who have worked for major international law firms in the US and elsewhere. In addition, many of our partners obtained law degrees at leading universities in the US and UK. Our firm’s goal is to provide our international and Israeli clients with the same level of service and quality they are accustomed to receiving from law firms in the US, UK and Europe.

The firm has a strong team of over 280 legal professionals, all of whom are committed to maintaining our high standards of excellence and service.

“Nadav Weisman acts on shareholder disputes and class actions, as well as arbitrations. Sources describe him as “a bright litigator” with “a great memory for judgments.”
Chambers & Partners, 2015