Loni Bahar

Partner M&A
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Loni Bahar

Partner M&A

Loni Bahar joined GKH as an associate in 2011, and became a partner in 2013.

Loni is a member of GKH’s Mergers & Acquisitions, Hi-Tech & Venture Law and Banking & Finance practices. Loni’s practice focuses on cross-border M&A transactions, corporate governance matters and commercial law.

Prior to joining GKH, Loni worked for more than four years as a corporate associate in the Mergers & Acquisitions Group at Sullivan & Cromwell in New York. Loni has represented buyers, sellers, special committees of independent directors and financial advisers in connection with mergers and acquisitions transactions (both negotiated and unsolicited) of public and private companies, including private equity transactions and formation of joint ventures. Loni’s mergers and acquisitions experience has spanned a wide range of industries, including energy companies, technology companies, banks and other financial institutions.

Previously Loni served for five years in the Military Advocate General’s Unit of the IDF (Israeli Defense Forces) as a legal counsel in the International Law Department and as a military prosecutor in the Central Command.

The IFLR guide to the world’s leading financial law firms has named Loni a notable practitioner in the IFLR1000 2019 rankings.


LL.B., The Hebrew University, Israel, 2000
MBA, Finance and Accounting & Strategy and Entrepreneurship, Tel Aviv University, Israel, 2005
LL.M., (James Kent Scholar) Columbia University, New York, 2006


Israel Bar Association, 2001
New York State Bar Association, 2006


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