Dr. Eran Lempert

Dr. Eran Lempert

Partner

Eran Lempert, co-head of the tax department at Yigal Arnon & Co., specializes in taxation, international taxation and tax litigation. Eran has extensive experience in representing and advising multinationals and high net worth individuals on a wide range of domestic and cross-border tax matters, including the taxation of trusts and estates, merger and acquisition transactions and real estate investments. In addition, Eran represents clients in audits and other tax disputes with the Israeli Tax Authority, including negotiation of tax rulings and settlements with the Tax Authority. In the field of tax litigation, Eran represents individuals and global companies in complex tax disputes before various administrative tribunals and the Israeli courts, including with respect to transfer pricing issues and cross-border restructuring matters.

Eran is an Adjunct Professor at the Law School of Tel-Aviv University where he teaches international taxation. 

Eran serves as the Secretary of the International Fiscal Association (IFA) in Israel. In addition, Eran is a member of the Tax Committee of the Israel Bar Association, STEP (Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners) and the LLM International Taxation Practice Council of New York University.

Prior to joining Yigal Arnon & Co. Eran was a partner in the Tax Department of a leading Israeli law firm. Prior to that, Eran spent 4 years as a tax lawyer in the New York office of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, and before that he was on the faculty of the New York University (NYU) School of Law, where he taught courses on U.S. and international taxation.

Eran is a partner specializing in taxation, international taxation and fund formation matters.

Eran has extensive experience representing and advising Israeli and non-Israeli clients in a wide range of Israeli and cross-border tax matters, including mergers, acquisitions, financings, reorganization and restructuring, real estate investments in Israel and abroad, formation of investment funds, and taxation of high-net worth individuals (HNWI) and trusts. His clients include public companies, HNWIs, private equity firms, real estate investors and funds.

Eran advises HNWIs with respect to all applicable tax aspects and works closely with them and their non-Israeli advisors in order to implement worldwide tax-efficient strategies and structures relating to their wealth. Eran also represents multinational corporations in front of the Israeli Tax Authority with respect to tax audits, tax assessments and other tax matters, as well as in obtaining tax rulings. In the field of tax litigation, Eran represents individuals and global companies in complex tax disputes before various tribunals and the Israeli courts.

In addition, Eran represents and advises venture capital, private equity, real estate and hedge funds with respect to formation and tax structuring.

Eran is an Adjunct Professor at the Law School of Tel-Aviv University where he teaches courses on international taxation. 

Eran serves as the Secretary of the International Fiscal Association (IFA) in Israel. In addition, Eran is a member of the Tax Committee of the Israel Bar Association, STEP (Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners) and the LLM International Taxation Practice Council of New York University.

Prior to joining Yigal Arnon & Co., Eran was a tax lawyer in the New York office of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom. Earlier in his career, Eran was on the faculty of the New York University School of Law, where he taught courses on U.S. and international taxation.

Eran received a J.S.D. in International Taxation and an LL.M. in Taxation, both from the New York University School of Law. He also earned a B.A. in Accounting and an LL.B., magna cum laude, from the College of Management. Eran was admitted to the Israel Bar in 2001 and the New York Bar in 2005.

Eran received a J.S.D. degree in the field of international taxation and an LL.M. degree in Taxation both from New York University School of Law, and B.A. in Accounting and LL.B., magna cum laude, from the College of Management.
 
Eran was admitted to the Israel Bar in 2001 and was admitted to the New York Bar in 2005.

 

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