Sagit Amit Evan

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Associate

Ms. Evan joined Gornitzky & Co. as an associate in 2013. Prior to joining the firm, Sagit was a senior associate at another leading Israeli law firm.

 

Sagit spent ten years in the United States during which she was an associate at a New York boutique corporate and securities firm for five years and thereafter served as legal counsel to a U.S. consumer packaged goods company.

 

Sagit's practice covers a broad range of corporate finance, capital markets, mergers and acquisitions and commercial transactions, involving both domestic and international privately-held and publicly traded companies. Sagit represents issuers in equity and debt offerings in the United States and Israel, in both public offerings and private placements. She also provides advice to clients on their on-going corporate and securities compliance matters, including SEC and ISA filings of periodic and current reports.

 

In her commercial practice, Sagit deals with various domestic and international transactions, including manufacturing and supply agreements, franchising agreements, distribution and agency agreements, and more. Sagit also advises clients on employment matters, including executive compensation and incentive stock option plans.


Education

MBA, with distinction, New York Institute of Technology (2001)
LL.M., Tel Aviv University (1998)
LL.B., Tel Aviv University (1990)

 

Admission

1999, New York State Bar

1992, Israel Bar Association

 

Legal Publications

  • “Against the Trend – Narrowing Shareholders’ Rights to Review Related Party Transactions Documents”, The Marker, February 11, 2013 

  

Languages

Hebrew and English