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Education

Ph.D in Law, Tel Aviv University (1982) (the doctoral dissertation became a Bill of Law)

M.Jur. (with honors), Tel Aviv University

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

Additional positions

Lecturer in criminal law, corporate law, family law and philosophy at Tel Aviv University.

Precedents and major proceedings

Adv. Dr. Weinroth represents prominent public figures, and handled quite a few precedents that had an impact on Israeli society. Adv. Weinroth successfully represented Jacob Lewinkopf in his acquittal on charges of securities offenses; he handled the acquittal of the Bank of Israel Governor candidate, Isaac Moritz; he represented Haft & Haft (CPA), in the bank market manipulation affair; MK Hanegbi in the ‘appointments affair’; Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in the ‘nomination of Attorney General Ronnie Bar-On affair’ and in the ‘transportation contractor Avner Amadi affair’; President of Israel Ezer Weizman, in the cash allowances affair involving millionaire Edward Saroussi; Meir Shitrit, in the affair relating to misconduct at the Jewish Agency; Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman, on suspicion of breach of trust in the nomination of an ambassador; Natan Eshel, head of the Prime Minister’s Office, on improper conduct; Rafael Eitan, in the military documents appropriation affair; Commander Ya’akov Ganot, in a petition to rescind the appointment as Police Commissioner; Commander Yair Yitzhaki,  in Police Disciplinary Court proceedings; Eyal Golan, in the tax evasion affair; Rabbi Yoram Abargil, in the election bribery affair.

Publications

Liquidation of Companies Law (Schocken, 1978)

Languages

Hebrew, English, German