Adv. Michael Oiknine - M. Firon & Co. Advocates

Michael Oiknine

Partner

‘In any litigation which requires us to be represented in a court or for dispute resolution or in any other tribunal, our first choice would undoubtedly be Adv. Michael Oiknine. He is a fierce litigator who possess exceptional skills in the art of cross examining the witnesses and experts of the other side. He is uncompromisingly professional, thorough and has the capacity to provide a comprehensive response to our needs.‘

The Legal 500

Michael Oiknine is a partner in the firm’s litigation practice.

Mr. Oiknine joined M. Firon & Co. as a pre-intern in 1998, continued as an articled intern and then associate, making partner in 2007.

“The Best” magazine listed Mr. Oiknine as one of the most promising commercial litigation attorneys in Israel. Similarly, he regularly receives high accolades in the international attorney ranking guides such as The Legal 500.

Mr. Oiknine specializes in a broad range of complex disputes valued at hundreds of millions of shekels through the commercial-civil lawsuits that he litigates, which involve, among other legal issues, real estate, infrastructures, corporate law, and administrative law. He built his extensive experience on hundreds of appearances before all levels of the court system in Israel, including its Supreme Court, and in arbitrations and mediations as well as on counseling on all matters connected to infrastructures tenders proceedings, from competing in a tender through representing clients in administrative petitions; litigating all manner of contractor lawsuits in complex construction and infrastructures projects, including, PFI, POT, and PPP projects; and litigating complex technological project lawsuits in addition to multi-faceted economic and accounting disputes.

Mr. Oiknine is renown as his clients’ confidant and excels at handling sensitive and complex issues, to their satisfaction, both in and out of court. His professional approach is founded on his complete mastery of all legal dispute resolution techniques coupled with the ability to study in depth all aspects of each client’s operations. Mr. Oiknine’s workstyle features a broad perspective balanced with the appropriate emphases on the full range of nuances that the quality legal services that he provides to his clients addresses whether as their advocate in litigation or advisor in business planning.

His clientele includes commercial corporations from all corners of the Israeli market, leading defense industry conglomerates, and some of the largest real estate and infrastructure companies in Israel.

Mr. Oiknine has represented, among others, one of the top international defense industry enterprises in the world in a complex project, valued at NIS 250 million, for the supply of advanced military systems to a foreign country and regarding the enforcement of anti-competition agreements, a lawsuit the economic significance of which is estimated in the hundreds of millions of shekels; a leading entrepreneurial firm in a lawsuit for the enforcement of an agreement to establish an NMP (National Master Plan) 38 project valued at hundreds of millions of shekels; a prominent infrastructures company in a lawsuit regarding the construction of the southern segment of the Trans-Israel Highway (Route 6); and a foremost contracting company in a lawsuit regarding the establishment of a real estate project in central Israel. Israeli and foreign companies also enjoy Mr. Oiknine’s on-hands representation in international disputes, including in ICC arbitrations.

His rich experience and constant willingness to learn each new client’s unique needs alongside his sensitivity and loyalty to his clients and his forceful advocacy for their interests make Michael Oiknine a true partner in the face of every complex challenge.

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08.05.2022

The Legal 500 ranks 20 of our practice areas and 44 of our lawyers

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20.03.2022

Uncompromising service, year after year

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16.03.2022

Our Litigation department was ranked in Chambers Global 2022

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20.04.2021

The prestigious guide The Legal 500 has, again, in its 2021 edition, highly recommended our litigation department

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20.04.2021

Our litigation department was awarded, again, top tier ranking by Dun’s 100 for 2021

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20.04.2021

Adv. Michael Oiknine was recognized by The 2021 Legal 500 prestigious guide – 2020

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20.04.2021

Our regulation department was awarded top tier ranking by Dun’s 100 for 2021

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20.04.2021

Our administrative law department was awarded, again, top tier ranking by Dun’s 100 for 2021

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06.04.2021

WE ARE PROUD TO HAVE BEEN RECOGNIZED, AGAIN, AS ONE OF ISRAEL’S LEADING LAW FIRMS

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01.09.2020

Our administrative law department was awarded, again, top tier ranking by BdiCode for 2020

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01.09.2020

Our litigation department was awarded, again, top tier ranking by BdiCode for 2020

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20.04.2020

The prestigious guide The Legal 500 has, again, in its 2020 edition, highly recommended our litigation department

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20.04.2020

Our administrative law department was awarded, again, top tier ranking by Dun’s 100 for 2020

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20.04.2020

ON TOP, YET AGAIN: THE PRESTIGIOUS GUIDE, THE LEGAL 500, AWARDED OUR INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION DEPARTMENT 1ST TIER RANKING

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20.04.2020

Our litigation department was awarded, again, top tier ranking by Dun’s 100 for 2020

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20.04.2020

ADV. MICHAEL OIKNINE WAS RECOGNIZED BY THE LEGAL 500 PRESTIGIOUS GUIDE

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15.03.2020

THE PRESTIGIOUS GUIDE CHAMBERS AND PARTNERS HAS, AGAIN, IN ITS 2020 EDITION, RECOMMENDED OUR LITIGATION DEPARTMENT

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02.03.2019

THE PRESTIGIOUS CHAMBERS AND PARTNERS RANKED OUR FIRM IN 9 DIFFERENT PRACTICE AREAS

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13.05.2021

IS A JUDGMENT RENDERED BY A GEORGIAN COURT VALID IN ISRAEL?

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31.08.2020

Judge Shevach refused to acknowledge an arbitral award

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14.06.2020

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Insolvency issues, from crisis to normal and the opposite direction – a special webinar

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    LL.B. (magna Cum Laude), Academic Center of Law and Business, 2000

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    LL.M. specializing in Commercial Law, Tel Aviv University, 2005

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    ISRAEL BAR ASSOCIATION, 2000

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