Yossi Levy is the Managing Partner at Yossi Levy & Co. whose focus is commercial and administrative law. Over the years, Adv. Levy gained significant expertise in representing governmental bodies and private corporations in the fields of civil, administrative and commercial law before the Israeli Supreme Court and District Courts. He has provided representation in complex civil disputes valued at billions of NIS and specializes in representing corporations against complicated class action suits in the field of consumption laws, on-going representation of tender committees and representation of governmental bodies in administrative litigation cases.
Among the clients of Yossi Levy & Co. are large Israeli companies.
Prior to operating his own firm, Mr. Levy was an associate with the law firm of Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson in New York. In this capacity, Adv. Levy forged the intergovernmental agreement between Israel and the U.S. regarding Israel’s participation in the “Star Wars” project (S.D.I. the “Arrow”).
During his reign as Assistant Economic Minister at the Israeli Embassy in Washington, DC, Adv. Levy handled numerous legal negotiations on behalf of the State of Israel with representatives of the U.S. government and U.S. companies. He took part, inter alia, in negotiations towards the establishment of the U.S.-Israel Free Trade Area Agreement (FTA), and towards Israel’s joining international agreements within the framework of the GATT (WTO).
Mr. Levy earned a Master’s degree in Law from Georgetown University and a Bachelor’s degree in Law from The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.