DEPARTMENT PROFILE

Asher Heled & Co

Labour & Employment

2 ranked lawyersBand 1IsraelGlobal 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Outstanding labour and employment boutique that litigates and advises on a range of matters. Acting for both employers and employees, the group represents a number of high-profile corporations, unions and other non-profit organisations in sectors including insurance, telecoms, healthcare and transport. Experience includes terminations and labour disputes as well as advisory mandates connected with social security and pensions. Notable presence in class actions in the field, for instance relating to extension orders and pensions.

Strengths

Interviewees describe it as "an excellent team with the ability to deal with massive amounts of evidence and legal arguments throughout numerous cases."

Clients say that "they're experts in issues of labour law" and "respond very quickly."

Work highlights

Represented Hadarom Container Terminal in establishing its human resource system for current and future employees after Hadarom Port begins operating.

Notable practitioners

Asher Heled serves an impressive and broad array of clients, including from sectors such as education, shipping and telecoms. He handles many labour disputes, as well as providing regulatory advice to clients. Sources say that "he has great experience, and he's extremely bright and knowledgeable," deeming him "an extremely good litigator."

Clients appreciate that Yaron Lestrel "always explains the pros and cons of issues." He has collective agreement experience and advises on high-profile dismissals. A source said: "I was really impressed by his legal analysis."

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Israel

Labour & Employment


Asher Heled
Band 1
Yaron Lestrel
Band 3