Uri Heller


Chambers Global
“Pays great attention to detail and approaches legal matters with good strategy, taking into consideration legal and commercial needs.”
Legal 500
“Gifted deal-makers with a very impressive track record. Full devotion to the client’s needs.“
Legal 500
“A wide view not only from the legal perspective but also from the business one.”


Uri Heller is a partner at Gornitzky & Co. 

Corporate & Capital Markets

  • Comprehensive legal advisory to public and private corporations
  • Managing  capital and debts funding transactions,  (public offerings, private placements and IPO’s)
  • Specialization in controlling shareholders transactions and shareholders agreements
  • Leading Firm’s practice in compensation policies and for senior management in public companies
  • Implementation of regulatory compliance & corporate governance in public companies
  • Experienced in conduct proceedings vis-à-vis ISA and TASE

Mergers & Acquisitions

  • Managing complex M&A transactions by global and domestic investors
  • Specialization in in “Going Private” transactions (mergers, tender offers)
  • Experienced in reorganization and restructuring processes in public and private corporations
  • Consulting governmental authorities in privatization process of government-owned corporations

Financing & Banking

  • Managing complex financing agreements with international & Israeli financial institutions
  • Advisory to major Israeli bank owners with respect to banking regulations and state permits
  • Managing investment agreements (equity and debt investments, joint ventures)

Master of Business Administration (MBA), summa cum laude, College of Management-Academic Studies.

  • major in Capital Markets and Corporate Governance
  • Dean’s List; Scholarship for Excellence in Academic Ability

Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.), magna cum laude, Tel Aviv University

  • Dean’s List; Scholarship for Excellence in Academic Ability
  • Awarded for “best seminar” by “the Seminar Project”, Tel Aviv University Faculty of Law
  • Excellence student program in Max-Plank Institute, Germany (“International and European Law”)
  • member of the Editorial Board of “Theoretical Inquiries in Law”, published by the Cegla Center for Interdisciplinary Research of the Law at the Buchmann Faculty of Law, Tel Aviv University.
  • Volunteering in the “Micro-Business and Economic Justice Clinic” which provides business and legal guidance for micro-entrepreneurs and community based organizations.
  • Teaching Assistant at the “University Within Reach Program” of the “Yitzhak Rabin Center”

Israel Bar Association, 2011

Hebrew and English


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