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Are you still on the bench judging others?

“It’s impossible to really understand the “why” behind the “what” that people do. Attributing other people’s strange behaviors to evil motives adds extra misery to life, while assuming good intentions leaves you open to reconciliation.” We can’t read minds and we don’t have everyone wired to a lie detector. We have no idea what anyone else is really thinking of or why people do what they do. “In most cases people are doing the best they can with resources they’ve got.”

Lawyers of the future

Where are the professionals in our profession?  Are we becoming extinct?   Lawyers should be worried.  The legal industry is changing at a fast pace.  For many attorneys, it is a challenge to keep up.  Though opinions diverge, the majority of the professionals in the field believe a crisis is arising in one of the highest paid professions in the world. “Employment of lawyers is projected to grow 8 percent from 2016 to 2026, about as fast as the average for all occupations. … This

How can I choose the law firm that will provide the personalized service that I need and want?

Even though Israel is a small young nation, we do have many lawyers.  Maybe even too many?  Some numbers: There are around 80,000 licensed attorneys in Israel.  Only about 60,000 of them are currently practicing law as active lawyers. The two largest law firms in Israel are Herzog, Fox & Neeman, and Meitar, Liquornik, GevaLeshem and Tal.  Both law firms have around 500 employees in total at their offices.  This number includes lawyers, interns, secretaries and others.   Even by Israeli standards, it is

Border Crossing with Minors

Preparation of exit and reentry travel permits for minors Traveling to foreign countries Border crossings The border crossings are known as “the entry gates of a state,” through which citizens, tourists, foreign workers and diplomats enter and leave, but not only those, since offenders and criminals also pass through the same gates, and criminal offenses are attempted: Acts of terrorism may occur, Criminals and / or debtors attempt to escape or flee from the country, “Child abduction” as defined in the Hague Convention, occurs Trafficking of transplant

Applying for Israeli Citizenship 2018

We offer high-quality legal services to those who fulfill the following criteria: This document applies to: Persons not eligible under the Law of Return (Chok Hashvut); Persons eligible under the Law of Return who are in Israel with a tourist or student visa. People who are not eligible under the Law of Return. People who are eligible under the Law of Return, but have not yet exercised that right. People trying to obtain citizenship or Yeshivat Keva (Permanent Residence) in Israel. Non-Jews married to

Alimony In Israel 2018: How Much, When, Where, for whom and How to Claim it

The State of Israel and the Jewish law: The State of Israel is not a religious State nevertheless; marriage in Israel is still a “religious” issue. Most of the rules in this article are valid for couples married according to the Jewish religion (“K’a Dat Ve K’a Din”) and not for “mixed couples” as we will explain in this short article. The only marriage ceremonies that can be conducted in Israel that lead to the registration of the couple as married in the