Lior Porat

Managing Partner

Chambers Global
"gifted, super smart and creative."
Chambers Global
"one of the best negotiators I have ever seen… he knows how to monitor and tackle the difficult parts in order to strike a good deal and he does it with wisdom and a smile."
Chambers Global
"He's one of the best negotiators I have ever seen."
Chambers Global
Lior Porat is an acclaimed practitioner with extensive corporate, regulatory and disputes expertise in the space. Lior is "very commercially oriented and a problem solver."
The Legal 500
"Gornitzky & Co. has strong regulatory expertise and leverages a strong commercial team. Department head Lior Porat advises yes on commercial licensing matters and represents the television company in negotiations and proceedings before the Ministry of Communications.
Chambers Global
Lior Porat is "one of the best negotiators I have ever seen with a very good attitude and relationship with the counterparty."


Lior is a Managing Partner at Gornitzky & Co. and a member of the firm’s Executive Committee.
Lior leads Gornitzky’s Telecommunication and Media Practice and Corporate Practice.

Lior advises some of Israel’s leading corporations (including publicly traded companies) in corporate and securities legal matters in a wide variety of industries.
Lior has extensive experience in numerous corporate and M&A cross-border transactions and reorganization, corporate finance transactions, private placements of debentures. He also provides complex corporate advice to companies and corporations.

Telecommunication and Media
Lior has extensive experience in representing foreign and Israeli telecommunication and media corporations, including leading international media corporations, Israel’s largest telecom company, one of Israel’s leading cellular companies and the only Israeli provider of multi-channel television broadcasts via satellite.
Lior specializes in the regulatory regime of the telecommunication and media sphere, as well as in telecom and media-oriented transactions and litigation.

M.B.A. (Finance), cum laude, Bar-Ilan University (1999)

LL.B., cum laude, Bar-Ilan University (1998)
Dean’s List (1995, 1996)

Israel Bar Association, 1999

Guest lecturer, Corporations and Securities, Bar-Ilan University

Chairman of the Law and Telecoms Committee of the Israeli Bar Association

Hebrew and English


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