Life sciences & Healthcare

As one of Israel’s leading law firms in the healthcare and life sciences sector, Shibolet provides a full range of business and intellectual property law services in this area. We work closely with clients throughout their companies’ lifecycle, contributing invaluable legal expertise, industry insight, and commercial and government understanding. Our work is also informed by our in-depth knowledge of other fields, allowing us to offer responsive, tailored solutions in a shifting regulatory environment.

Our clients range from start-up and high-tech companies specializing in medical devices, biotechnology and pharmaceuticals, through representation of global corporations within such industries as well as investment companies and venture capital funds specializing in investments in such sectors, along with academic medical centers, research institutes and individual researchers, healthcare facilities, and other organizations in the healthcare sector. The Healthcare & Life Sciences Practice also offers expert guidance on healthcare-related matters to companies in other industries.

The team at Shibolet counsels on all aspects of clinical trial law, including compliance and preparation and review of agreements between sponsors, contract research organizations, and investigators. In addition, we advise on data transference, protection, and privacy; licensing and commercial exploitation; and the marketing and distribution of medical devices.

‘The partners and associates are highly dedicated to providing the best service, protecting the interests of clients, and doing so in a professional manner.’

– Legal 500 EMEA


Shibolet has established a unique Clinical Trials Practice to help its clients smoothly navigate the complex regulatory framework associated with launching medical devices, biotechnology products, and drugs into the market.

Our team has longstanding and comprehensive experience in guiding companies of any size through all aspects of clinical trials, including forming regulatory strategies, coordinating the development of clinical trial protocols, drafting, negotiating, and coordinating the agreements required for clinical trials in both Israel and many other jurisdictions, with a strong focus on work with the United States and Europe, advising on cross-border data privacy and data transfers, and global data and systems security issues and policies, coordinating communications with government agencies, etc.

We are here to help our clients achieve their long-term business objectives.

Meet the team