Meir Linzen is the head of the tax department and the managing partner of Herzog Fox & Neeman. He has been a partner in the firm since 1987.
Mr Linzen graduated with honours from Tel-Aviv University’s Faculty of Law, and has lectured in tax law at several forums, including the universities of Tel-Aviv, Bar Ilan and Ben Gurion.
Mr Linzen is the chairman of STEP Israel (Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners), and is the chairman of the Tax Forum of the Israeli Bar Association. In addition, Mr Linzen served as a public representative on several committees appointed by the Israeli Tax Authority, including committees for the taxation of trusts and taxation of high-tech businesses, and also served as a member of the board of governors of the International Association of Jewish Lawyers and Jurists.
Mr Linzen is ranked as a leading tax lawyer in leading international law directories such as Chambers Global and The Legal 500. He specialises in advising banks and other multinationals on their activities in Israel and advising individuals in cross-border activities, including the taxation of trusts and international estate planning.