Adv. Gil Raveh, a founding partner of Raveh Haber & Co. (together with Adv. Miriam Haber), is one of Israel’s leading lawyers in the fields of taxation and investment funds, as recognised by many Israeli and international legal directories.
Gil possesses extensive experience in the fields of taxation, investment funds, international joint ventures and representation of high net-worth individuals in a broad range of matters within the taxation and finance arenas, accumulated over more than twenty five years of legal counselling. Moreover, Gil holds a unique specialisation in representing various types of Israeli institutions in their offshore real estate investments.
Gil specialises in the establishment and operation of a full range of investment funds, including some of Israel’s most prominent private equity fund and members of their senior management, representing institutional investors in their investments abroad and international gatekeepers and investments funds in their activities in Israel.
Gil’s specialization in international tax law, and especially in the taxation of partnerships, turned him into one of the most prominent attorneys representing Israeli clients in complex international real estate investments.
In addition, Gil represents a large number of private individuals, among them senior executives in the Israeli economy, as well as foreign nationals who are in Israel working for Israeli companies and high net worth families and individuals. He provides advice and assistance with regard to their employment contracts, with an emphasis on all relevant tax issues, compensation matters and pre-immigration planning family trusts and, cross-border inheritance.
After being admitted to the Israel Bar Association and the New York Bar Association, Gil worked as a tax associate in New York at Shearman & Sterling LLP and at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP.
When Gil returned to Israel in 2000, he served as a Tax and Funds partner in a number of leading Israeli firms prior to forming Raveh Haber & Co. in January 2013, together with Adv. Miriam Haber.
Gil is ranked as a leading attorney in his areas of practice by both Israeli and international legal ranking guides.
The 2021 edition of Legal500 ranks Gil as one of the leading lawyers in the field of private investment funds in the Israeli market (one of five lawyers, among them is Adv. Miriam Haber):
‘Gil Raveh is very dedicated and highly available, always goes into the details, gives answers in good time and always has good advice!’
The 2021 edition of Chambers and Partners describes Gil as:
“Gil Raveh is regarded by sources as having “real expertise in anything relating to fund formation.” He adeptly advises on the formation and closing of funds. Interviewees say: “Gil is a great practitioner and strategist, and knows how to take points and leverage them very well in negotiation.”
The 2022 edition of Who’s who Legal Global features Gil as one of the recommended lawyers in the private funds’ practice:
‘Gil Raveh is renowned for his “excellent experience in private equity fund formation”, with clients further praising his “broad tax knowledge”.’
‘Gil Raveh is highly recommended for his “strong funds experience”. He excels at assisting senior management and institutional investors on complex domestic and international regulations.’