Itay, a Partner in the Corporate Department, specializes in commercial law, corporate law and mergers and acquisitions.
Itay’s practice focuses on representing private and publicly traded companies in Israel and abroad, entrepreneurs and investors in the fields of corporate law, commercial law, intellectual property and regulatory matters. This also includes private equity financing, capital raising, mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures and other commercial transactions.
Itay has extensive experience in advising high-tech companies and start-ups from their initial stages through to their growth, acquisition, merger or sale.
Itay provides legal services to a wide range of high-tech and technology companies with regard to various issues, such as intellectual property, commercial contracts, license agreements, service agreements, development agreements, manufacturing agreements, purchase agreements, technology agreements and more.
Itai serves as a mentor at WeWork Labs in Haifa. In this framework, he provides participating startups with legal and commercial consulting in a variety of fields.
Haifa University (LL.B, B.A Economics), 2011
Member of Israel Bar Association since 2012
News and updates - Itay Gura:
IBM Alpha Zone – Mentors Meet Class 9
As part of the firm's representation of the IBM Alpha Zone Accelerator, Adv. Itay Gura attended a session with participants of the new class and lectured on the issues facing late-stage startup companies.
Barnea Represented Bridgepoint in the Acquisition of Qualitest
Our firm represented the private equity group Bridgepoint in the acquisition of control in the Israeli software testing company Qualitest from Marlin Equity Partners.
Hosting Pipelbiz Entrepreneurship Program
Our firm hosted today the participants of Pipelbiz's Entrepreneurship Program. Pipelbiz, the first and largest equity crowdfunding platform in Israel, is one of our clients. The program's co-sponsors include leading companies like Leumi Card and EY. Dr. Zvi Gabbay and Alon Anava from our Capital Markets Department, who are advising the entrepreneurs, talked about crowdfunding regulation in Israel and abroad.