About the firm

Since Founded in 1997, Our firm became one of the leading Law firms in Israel, who specializes in the various individual and collective aspects of labor law. Year after year, Rubin- Shmuelevich is ranked at the top leading and ‘Elite’ Labor Law firm by Dun & Bradstreet (Dun’s 100) and by the BDI-code ranking. Our firm currently employs twenty-six lawyers and three interns.

Our firm specializes in representation and ongoing legal advice for private and institutional employers, from the individual and collective aspects of employment of workers and relations with workers’ organizations. The office has a particular focus in representing institutes of higher education and large-scale employers in public service. Within this framework, the office provides legal advice and support in implementing recovery programs, structural changes, privatization of companies and related fields.

Our service to the firm’s clients comprises all the different aspects of labor law, including ongoing legal advice, representation of employers or employees’ committees or organizations in collective disputes (supporting the client in collective negotiations; representation in injunctions against strikes; representation in collective disputes or individual claims concerned with returning employees to work); representation in individual disputes with broad implications (“component” claims by workers seeking recognition of different components as part of their wage packet; claims pertaining the very existence of employer-employee relations); representation of employers or employees in claims seeking to enforce working relations and conditions; representation of employers in claims of employees of manpower contractors for recognition of the customer (user) as an employer; and more.