Dr Eran Lempert, co-head of the tax department at Yigal Arnon & Co, specialises 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 also an adjunct professor at Tel Aviv University’s Buchmann School of Law 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.
Eran received a JSD degree in the field of international taxation and an LLM degree in Taxation both from New York University School of Law, and BA in Accounting and LLB, 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.