Yoheved Novogroder-Shoshan practices in the areas of life sciences, technology law, intellectual property, corporate partnering and privacy-data protection.

She has extensive experience in counseling life science, medical technology, digital health and pharmaceutical companies inside and outside of Israel in all aspects of intellectual property generation and commercialization, including in- licensing, out-licensing, development, academic collaboration, co-development, manufacturing, partnering, and other development and commercialization models.  Yoheved’s life science clients range from biotech, med-tech or device startups to multinational pharmaceutical companies and sophisticated investors in the life science sector.

Yoheved also advises software, IT and other technology clients in a wide range of commercial transactions.

Another key part of Yoheved’s practice is advising clients in privacy and data protection matters, including the collection and use of personal information, management of databases, cross-border transfers and marketing.  Many of Yoheved’s clients are well-known global organizations who turn to her to adapt their policies and procedures to the Israeli legal environment.  Yoheved also advises clients with respect to commercial transactions having privacy and data protection implications, including cross-border flows of information, and has assisted clients in privacy audits.

Prior to joining Yigal Arnon & Co., Yoheved practiced law in New York with Paul Hastings.

Yoheved lectures and publishes widely on intellectual property, corporate partnering and privacy. She co-authored the Israel chapter in Data Protection: Laws of the World (Sweet & Maxwell) and wrote the Israel chapter for the European Lawyer Reference Series: Data Protection and Privacy (Thomson Reuters,  and serves as the contributor of the Israel chapter for Agency & Distribution Law (Juris Publishing).

Yoheved received a B.A., magna cum laude, in 1992 from Barnard College and graduated from Columbia University Law School in 1995.


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Chambers Global

‘Yoheved Novogroder-Shoshan is an adept lawyer who is noted for her experience in handling a broad range of matters including privacy, licensing and commercial agreements.’

“Yoheved is always our main contact. She is responsive, has good knowledge of what is necessary and is well aware of international frameworks such as GDPR, as well as local Israeli law.”

1995 Columbia University | J.D.
1992 Barnard College | BA (magna cum laude)
2001 Israel
1996 New York

Yoheved Novogroder Shoshan

31 Hillel Street, Jerusalem