Areas of Practice

Bar Admissions

  • California
  • New York
  • Israel

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York


  • LL.M., Duke University School of Law, 2011
    Duke Merit Scholarship (Moskowitz-Stern Scholar)

    Staff Editor, Duke Journal of Comparative & International Law
  • LL.B., Tel Aviv University Faculty of Law, 2006


  • Hebrew
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Ofer Ganot


Ofer Ganot is an associate in Venable's Corporate Group. Ofer has more than ten years of experience handling corporate transactions, including mergers & acquisitions, financing transactions, joint ventures, and corporate employment matters in the advertising, media and entertainment industries. His practice includes drafting and negotiating a range of transaction documents, including operating agreements, sale and purchase agreements, as well as employment, services and endorsement agreements.

Prior to joining Venable, Ofer was a corporate associate at an Israeli law firm where he represented both public and private entities in all types of corporate and commercial transactions, with an emphasis on private equity, mergers and acquisitions, and asset and stock purchase agreements. Ofer later joined a New York boutique law firm as a litigation associate specializing in securities and corporate governance litigation.


  • Drafting service agreements for production services related to various sales and marketing activities
  • Drafting corporate governance documents, including limited liability company agreements, for commercial production, advertising, digital media and entertainment companies, and talent agencies
  • Drafting license agreements for companies to provide for exclusive rights to make, manufacture, exploit, market, advertise and/or distribute products
  • Preparing terms sheets between clients and production companies related to the creation of infomercials, commercials and marketing activities
  • Drafting operating agreements, as well as contribution and subscription agreements, for manufacturers, distributors and marketing companies
  • Drafting endorsement agreements between advertisers and talents concerning the promotion of products through various platforms (including social media, infomercials, commercials and still photography)