Tamar Ben-David

Special Counsel Antitrust
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Tamar Ben-David

Special Counsel Antitrust

Tamar Ben-David leads the GKH’s Antitrust practice. Recognized as the leading Antitrust Law Practitioner in Israel, Tamar counsels clients regarding their corporate and commercial law matters and transactions, in particular with respect to competition and Antitrust issues. For example, she works closely with clients to help build potential mergers, offers advice on the impact of law on potential deals, advises monopolies regarding the types of deals possible for them, represents clients addressing the Antitrust Authority and other committees and agencies, represents clients before the Antitrust Tribunal and Courts, supports clients’ self-compliance efforts, and renders opinions regarding legal implications of specific transactions and activities.

Tamar enjoys a wealth of experience in business, government and private practice as well as an extensive professional network. Tamar has also served since the early 1980s as Chairperson and member, on the boards of directors of numerous Israeli companies, including major banks, financial institutions and industrial and telecommunication corporations.

Tamar joined GKH in 2002. Previous positions include: Director General of the Government Companies Authority in the Israeli Government (1995-1996); CEO of Inbal Insurance Company (1990-1994); General Counsel of Tadiran Ltd., a large Israeli electronics concern (1987-1990); Legal Advisor in the Ministry of Finance (1980-1987). She also served as Assistant Economic Minister in the Israeli Embassy in Washington D.C. (1977-1979).

According to Chambers & Partners 2018 Global Guide: “Tamar Ben-David of Gross, Kleinhendler, Hodak, Halevy, Greenberg & Co has a wealth of experience advising clients on a broad scope of antitrust matters. She is highly regarded by market commentators as “incredibly knowledgeable.”


LL.B., Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel, 1973


Israel Bar Association, 1974


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