Yuval Navot


Yuval Navot is a tax partner who leads our firm’s corporate tax group. Yuval focuses his practice on international tax planning and the tax aspects of mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments, restructurings and inbound and outbound business operations. Yuval has been the principal tax lawyer on many of Israel’s largest M&A transactions, including strategic acquisitions and private equity buyouts. Yuval regularly advises financial institutions and banks on capital markets transactions and financial products. He also has a great deal of experience in tax audits, rulings and other administrative proceedings in front of the Israel Tax Authority.

Yuval is recognised by Chambers Global, Legal 500 and other ranking guides as a leading individual in Israeli tax matters.

Yuval is an adjunct faculty lecturer at Tel Aviv University where he teaches a course on Tax Treaties. He is widely published on various aspects of taxation.

Prior to joining Herzog Fox & Neeman , Yuval spent five years as a tax lawyer in the New York office of Cleary Gottlieb Steen and Hamilton LLP, and previously served for several years as an attorney at the Office of Chief Counsel of the Israel Tax Authority.

Yuval received an LL.M. in Taxation from New York University School of Law, where he was awarded the Harry J. Rudick Memorial Award for Distinction, and has an LL.B. and a B.A. in Accounting (magna cum laude), from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

Contact Info

Tel: +972 3 692 5530 Fax: +972 3 696 6464 navoty@herzoglaw.co.il V-card
  ”Not only is he very knowledgeable and commercial, but he also has the right approach towards his clients. Specifically, I was very impressed by his thorough analysis”.   
Chambers Global
  • Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen and Hamilton LLP, 2005-2010, Associate

  • Israel Tax Authority, Office of Chief Counsel, 2001-2003, Attorney

  • Israel Bar Association, 2001
  • New York, 2005
  • New York University School of Law, USA, LL.M, (Harry J. Rudick Memorial Award), 2004
  • Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel, LL.B. and B.A (Accounting) (magna cum laude), 2000
  • Recommended in Corporate Tax - Advisory 2021 (WWL 2021)
  • Leading Individual in Tax (The Legal 500 2021).
  • Ranked in Tax (Chambers Global 2021).
  • Ranked in Tax (Chambers Global 2020).
  • Winner of Client Choice Awards 2019 (Lexology)