Yossi Ben-Dror
Founding Partner



Practice areas: Mergers and Acquistions, Contracts and Commercial Law
Education: LL.B., Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Admitted: 1985
Languages: Hebrew, English
Email: [email protected]



Yossi specializes in complex and sophisticated international and local transactions. He has broad knowledge of Israeli corporate and commercial law. Yossi’s primary practice areas include M&A, venture capital transactions and ongoing representation of  leading corporate clients.  Yossi also handles litigation matters for YBD's corporate clients.


Yossi is a graduate of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and a member of the New York and Israel Bars. He practiced for three years in the corporate and international departments of Wilmer, Cutler, Pickering, Hale and Dorr, in Boston. http://www.legal500.com/firms/12296-y-ben-dror/offices/13924-herzliya-israel/tab/us-capabilities


Among his other positions in business and community related entities, Mr. Ben-Dror is a Board Member of the Israel-America Chamber of Commerce and Head of the Middle East Commercial Center (MECC) Steering Committee. Additionally, Mr. Ben-Dror is a member of the Arbitrators and Mediator's team at the Israel Center of Arbitration and Dispute Resolution in Tel-Aviv.

Client Testimonials (quotes from Legal 500):


"We have done business with Yossi Ben-Dror for over twenty years. Yossi is an excellent lawyer. I consider him an important go to person. I would highly recommend Yossi to any corporation seeking to do business in Israel."


Yossi Ben-Dror is an expert on Israeli corporate law... Yossi has always been extremely responsive, efficient and cost effective."


"Yossi is a very good thinker. I have seen him lead complex meetings with a range of stakeholders. He effectively represents his clients and their interests well."


"The firm provided excellent service. They were extremely efficient, responsive and provided good guidance quickly. We had a contract issue that needed quick turnaround and Yossi and his team worked quickly over a weekend to give us very helpful feedback."


"Yossi Ben-Dror has a broad view of legal perspective combined with business experience making him a perfect partner in business negotiations."


"Mr Ben-Dror's experience and practice among others, in the Corporate and Commercial areas and as a qualified attorney both in the US and Israel, provide him with outstanding tools and characteristics required for sophisticated local and international alternative dispute resolution."