Ariella, originally from England, advises local and international entrepreneurs, private and public companies, start-ups, corporate ventures, private equity and venture capital funds.
Ariella’s clients engaged in a wide range of high tech activities, including, life sciences, medical devices, digital health, block chain, IOT, financial services, cyber security, as well as low-tech industries.
Ariella skillfully guides her clients in drafting and negotiating multi-layered corporate and commercial agreements, including establishing strategic partnerships, raising capital, complex cross-border mergers and share and asset acquisitions, as well as distribution, franchise, licensing and manufacturing agreements – all the while considering each client’s unique commercial concerns.
Ariella also has extensive experience in advising on healthcare matters, including clinical trials, regulatory issues (data protection, registration, reimbursement and licenses) and manufacturing, distribution, licensing and supply agreements.
Prior to joining Barnea, she served as a research assistant to Professor Daphne Barak-Erez (current Supreme Court Justice) and as a foreign clerk to former Supreme Court President Dorit Beinisch.
Ariella was ranked as a leading lawyer in the M&A field in the prestigious IFLR1000 rankings for 2020.
University of Birmingham, England (LL.B Hons.), 2005
Member of Israel Bar Association since 2008
News and updates - Ariella Dreyfuss:
Ariella Dreyfuss Featured in Article on the Femtech Market
2019 was a record year for femtech (female technology), a term generally applied to a category of software, diagnostics, products, and services that use technology to focus on women’s health. As this is one of the most growing markets in recent years, Adv. Ariella Dreyfuss was asked by Start-Up Nation Central to discuss the challenges and potential in the market. In an interview, Ariella commented that "femtech is essentially a palatable term, a euphemism, to describe tech products and services in the field of female health: digital health apps, consumer health tech products, and medical devices that address menstruation, menopause, fertility, breastfeeding, incontinence, contraception, and female cancers.”
Representing MAT Investment Holdings in Merger between Two Manufacturers of Control Valves from Kibbutz Industry
Our firm represented the Spanish multinational industrial group MAT Investment Holdings in the merger of its Israeli subsidiary Dorot Management Control Valves from Kibbutz Dorot with A.R.I. Flow Control Accessories, a company owned indirectly by Kibbutz Kfar Haruv.
IBM Alpha Zone – Mentors Meet Class 10
As part of the firm's representation of the IBM Alpha Zone Accelerator, Adv. Ariella Dreyfuss attended a session with participants of the new class and lectured on raising financing and investment terms.