Goldman, Erlich, Edelstein, Avigad & Co. operates one of Israel’s prominent real estate departments. Its advocates specialize in a diverse range of the real estate practice, including planning and construction, real estate taxation, funding and registration. The department has a unique expertise in complex real estate transactions, residential construction, commercial centers, offices and hotels. The breadth of the department’s expertise enables it to provide comprehensive legal counsel, from the project’s birth to its final completion. The department provides legal counsel covering all forms of business transactions, inter alia, combination transactions, acquisition groups, agricultural lands’ change of designation, building associations, expropriations, evacuations and tenant’s protection, transactions in evacuation-building sites and NOP (national outline plan) 38 transactions. The real estate department at Goldman, Erlich, Edelstein & Co. constitutes a significant share of the firm’s legal work, and works synergistically with the other department at the firm. Using their in-depth and multidisciplinary experience, the department’s advocates tailor a comprehensive solution to every client, consistent with his business needs and objectives. The department provides counsel throughout all phases of the transaction, from the initial planning to the execution and final registration. The department’s advocates are distinguished by their first hand acquaintance with the business world and professionals from all disciplines, which enables them to provide first rate legal counsel. The real estate department operates in close cooperation with the firm’s departments, supporting, inter alia, the family wealth department in locating investment channels, as well as handle real estate transactions for other departments’ clients. The real estate department provides counsel regarding complex and high profile real estate transactions, serving clients from a broad spectrum including entrepreneurs, contractors, investors and leading Israeli corporations. A significant part of the department’s actions is directed towards the international arena. Using the firm’s network of foreign real estate experts, the department promotes a variety of real estate investments worldwide, enriching their business potential by using the best planning and taxation strategies. In addition, the department serves foreign residents in managing their investments and assets within Israel.
Ariel Kamenkowitsch is a partner at the firm’s real estate department.
Ariel specializes in various legal aspects of real estate and property development, including litigation matters. Ariel provides legal advice on complex real estate transactions and planning and construction matters. He represents clients in civil and administrative courts, planning authorities and various tribunals, and provides ongoing counsel on various real estate issues to public authorities, corporate and private clients.
Prior joining Goldman, Erlich, Edelstein, Avigad & Co., Ariel worked as an associate at Herzog, Fox, Neeman & Co., where he also completed his internship.
Ariel graduated from Tel Aviv University (magna cum laude, 2006) and was admitted to practice in Israel in 2007, He served as a teaching assistant in Contract Law and Property Law courses in Tel Aviv University, and has been a member of the editorial board of Tel Aviv University Law Review.
Ariel is fluent in Hebrew, English and Russian.