Itay Wigoda represents commercial and private clients in complex civil-commercial litigations.
When counseling private and business clients, Israeli and foreign companies, Itay provides advice on choice of legal strategy, as well as creative and practical solutions, and regularly represents them in court and in various judicial tribunals (including within the framework of arbitration and mediation proceedings).
Itay specializes in handling disputes in a wide range of legal disciplines and has considerable experience in the corporate-commercial arena, including disputes among shareholders, intellectual property disputes, contract disputes, disputes involving insolvency, class actions, directors’ and officers’ liability, banking law, etc.
Itay joined the firm in 2011.
Tel Aviv University (LL.B), 2010
Studies at the University of Toronto, Canada – exchange students’ program (fall semester, 2008).
During his studies in the Faculty of Law at Tel-Aviv University, Itay worked as a tutor for freshman law students and as a tutor in the “University Within Reach” project, sponsored by the Yitzhak Rabin Center and Tel-Aviv University.
Member of Israel Bar Association since 2011
News and updates - Itay Wigoda :
Barnea & Co. Represents Hanan Mor Group
Barnea & Co. represents Hanan Mor Group, a public traded company, and other companies of the Hanan Mor Group, in a lawsuit filed against them by the contractor relating to a number of real-estate projects. The contractor claimed damages and requested an order to prevent the forfeiture of bank guarantees. The court rejected the contractor 's request. The court also accepted in full the arguments raised by Barnea & Co. and criticized the conduct of the other party, pointing out that the version of the other side "raises questions". The court awarded Hanan Mor Group fees and costs in the amount of NIS 12,000.The Hanan Mor Group is represented by Adv. Zohar Lande, Adv. Itay Wigoda and Adv. Shachar Parnes from the Litigation Department at Barnea & Co.
Barnea & Co. represented East and West Stores Ltd
Barnea & Co. represented East and West Stores Ltd, a leading importer of foods into Israel from the Far East, in a dispute concerning the use of the trade name "East and West" and its trademarks.
Following an appeal to the Supreme Court filed by our litigation department, the ruling made against the Company by the District Court ,which prohibited the Company from using the trade name "East and West" in some markets, was reversed (our firm was not involved in the District Court action).
The Supreme Court also reversed the contempt of court ruling issued against the Company.
East and West Stores Ltd. was represented by Adv. Zohar Lande and Adv. Itai Wigoda. Adv. Ilan Blumenfeld assisted on the commercial aspects.
Summations filed in the Tisch versus Yogev case
After nearly three years of litigation proceedings relating to Edwin Tisch's claim against Ori Yogev, summations were submitted yesterday. Tisch claims that Whitewater and Yogev made false representations and acted fraudulently, causing Tisch to invest millions in Whitewater Holdings. According to Tisch, Yogev intoduced the project as the "Checkpoint" of the water industry, and "it is designed to change water treatment in Israel and abroad".