Bio

Roey focuses on civil and commercial litigation, where he represents clients in cases adjudicated in courts, arbitration, and mediation. Roey represents clients in complex corporate litigation (derivative actions, securities litigation, etc.), cross-border litigation, commercial litigation in many fields (contracts, real estate, banking), class actions, defamation law, and administrative law. In addition to his litigation practice, Roey provides ongoing legal advice.

Prior to joining the firm, Roey clerked for the honorable Justice Asher Grunis, President of the Israeli Supreme Court. He joined the firm as a lawyer in 2013 and became a partner in 2021.

Roey received his LL.B., summa cum laude, from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in 2012, and an LL.M. from NYU School of Law in 2015 (where he studied as a Fulbright scholar). Roey also holds an M.B.A (specialization in finance and banking), summa cum laude, from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

Roey is the author of several articles in the areas of civil and public law.

Roey is fluent in Hebrew and English.

EXPERIENCE HIGHLIGHTS

Represents Bank Hapoalim in derivative claims in re US investigations conducted against the bank.

Represents Google in civil and commercial litigation cases.

Represents a leading underwriter in a securities claim alleging misrepresentation in an IPO.

Represented Malka Leifer’s survivors in a defamation claim.

Represented a US patent agency in a dismissal of an Israeli negligence claim.

Represented directors of IDB in a class action alleging a breach of D&O duties.

 

Recognition

Legal500 Recommended Lawyer
Recommended Lawyer - Dispute Resolution: Local Litigation And Arbitration, Dispute Resolution: Class Actions (Including Derivative Actions)
Education
2015 The Hebrew University of Jerusalem | MBA (Summa Cum Laude)
2015 NYU School of Law | LL.M. (Fulbright Scholar)
2012 The Hebrew University of Jerusalem | LL.B. (Summa Cum Laude)
Admission
2013 Israel
Roey Sasson

Roey Sasson

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