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Eldar Adato
Adv. Eldar Adato Lawyer in israel - Barnea Jaffa Lande.

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Eldar Adato

Eldar is the head of our firm’s Real Estate Department and an expert in the areas of construction and planning laws and real estate taxation.

Eldar has rich and varied legal experience in the real estate sector. He represents companies, public entities, entrepreneurs, and contractors in real estate and construction and planning projects, and accompanies them throughout these different projects. Eldar is involved in all stages of the preparation and launch of a project, beginning with the planning stage, then project funding and marketing, through to securing all permits and approvals.


Eldar also represents public and private companies, entrepreneurs, contractors, and residents in urban renewal projects (“vacating and constructing” and “NOP 38”). In this capacity, Eldar provides legal advice for the duration and length of the process and project. This extends from the early exploration steps to negotiations between the entrepreneur and contractor and residents, reporting to tax authorities, planning and construction committee hearings, issuance of permits, banking consultation, and delivery of apartments to owners and registration of their rights.


Eldar is an expert in eminent domain procedures and has been greatly successful in petitions for compensation for the expropriation of lands. He even succeeded in changing legislation dating back to British rule before a panel of seven judges on the Supreme Court. He has won countless suits and judgments that have created legal precedents.


Eldar consults and lectures for different forums, and he hosts the show “Real Estate Time” on the Reshet Channel (13). In addition, he is invited as a permanent consultant to Israeli Knesset planning committees.


The University of London, England, LL.B. 1995


Member of the Israel Bar Association, 1996

News and updates - Eldar Adato:

May 31, 2020

Mandatory Conditions for Pinui & Binui Projects

Urban renewal projects have sparked a great deal of interest. Many want their building to be renovated as a pinui & binui project, but in order for such a project to be implemented, a number of conditions must be met. We asked Eldar Adato, the head of our Real Estate Department, to highlight key things to know when starting an urban renewal project and which terms are important to include in the signed project agreements.





Tenant consent: What is the consent percentage required to approve a pinui & binui project, and is it equal to other types of projects, such as TAMA 38 (reinforcement)?  


Tax exemption: Is there any tax benefit to apartment owners in pinui & binui projects? Who is supposed to make tax payments, if applicable?


Source: barlaw.co.il

March 23, 2020

The Corona Effect: Q&A on Real Estate

Eldar Adato answers a question in Globes about the use of the force majeure clause in real estate contracts. According to Eldar, "The law does not have a uniform definition of what a force majeure event is and interpretation is made in accordance with previous rulings.”

March 16, 2020

Does a Delay in the Delivery of an Apartment Due to the Coronavirus Constitute Grounds for Untimely Delivery without Compensation?

What happens if a contractor’s workers do not come to work due to the spread of the coronavirus, and therefore cause delays in the delivery ? Will the buyer be entitled to compensation or will the delay be justifiable?

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