Daniel Gelbendorf


Industry and Regulation Department

Adv. Gelbendorf is a partner in the Industry and Regulation Department, and possesses extensive experience and expertise in commercial law, M&A, banking and finance and intellectual property. Among others, Adv. Gelbendorf specializes in representing local and multinational corporations active in various sectors and industries in a variety of fields, including M&A, hi-tech, banking and finance, joint ventures, strategic investments and a wide range of commercial agreements.

In this capacity, Adv. Gelbendorf provides ongoing counsel to companies, investors and entrepreneurs in various stages of development, actively advising on different aspects of corporate and commercial law, including privacy and data protection, intellectual property, corporate governance and IT agreements, as well as production, commercialization, licensing and distribution agreements.

Among Adv. Gelbendorf’s clients are private and public corporations, as well as law firms and legal counsel of foreign corporations.


Negotiation Program, Harvard University Law School, 2019

M.B.A., Tel Aviv University, 2013

LL.B., Tel Aviv University, 2009

B.A., Business Administration, Tel Aviv University, 2009

Bar Admission

Israel Bar Association, 2010

Representative Work

Sony Corporation - Altair Semiconductor Ltd.
212M USD

Representing multinational technology giant Sony in its acquisition of Israeli chip company Altair Semiconductor for $212M.

Milco SA - Clover Industries Ltd.
350M USD

Representing a consortium of investors ("Milco SA") which acquired Clover Industries Ltd. (JSE:CLR), the largest dairy group in South Africa, for over $310M.

Keshet Broadcasting Ltd. - Israel Television News Company Ltd.
120M ILS

Representing Keshet in its acquisition of the Israel Television News Company Ltd. from Reshet Media Ltd. for over 120M ILS, as well as a financing agreement with Altshuler Shaham Investment House.

A Telecommunications Group

Representing a telecommunications group in a licensing and integration agreement for secured messaging software with a multinational banking corporation.

ELA Recycling Corporation Ltd.

Representing ELA Recycling Corporation in drafting a conveyance services tender, and advising the corporation's tender committee throughout the tender.

The Central Bottling Company Ltd. (Coca Cola Israel)

Representing Coca Cola Israel and foreign companies it controls in a series of acquisitions, IT transactions and various commercial agreements across the globe