Yair Even-Tal

Yair Even-Tal

Yair Even-Tal concentrates his practice on mergers and acquisitions (M&A) and securities compliance. Yair represents public and private companies, as well as private equity firms, in a variety of domestic and international mergers and acquisitions, and matters involving corporate governance and corporate restructuring. In addition, Yair has experience advising public companies and their boards of directors on public and private offerings, disclosure, and reporting under U.S. securities laws and stock exchange listing rules.


Representative Matters

  • Assisted a sportswear company in its $118 million acquisition of a U.S. social fitness network
  • Assisted an investment firm in its $40 million acquisition by a strategic buyer
  • Assisted a real estate company in its pending $255 million merger with a special-purpose acquisition company
  • Assisted a provider of technology consulting in its $354 million sale to a consortium of investment firms
  • Assisted an entertainment company in its $77 million initial public offering (IPO) and secondary follow-on offerings
  • Assisted a biomedical company in its $57 million IPO
  • Assisted a healthcare company in its $21 million Rule 144A/Regulation S offering
  • Assisted a biotechnology company in its successful defense against a proxy contest by a hedge fund




  • LL.M. Duke University School of Law 2013
  • LL.B. Harry Radzyner School of Law, Reichman University (IDC Herzliya) 2009
  • B.A. Finance Arison School of Business, Reichman University (IDC Herzliya) 2009

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • Maryland
  • New York
  • Texas
  • Israel

Professional Memberships and Activities

  • Member, Israel Bar Association
  • Executive editor, Global Comparative Law Journal, 2013 – 2022
  • Judicial intern, the Honorable Sam Glasscock, III, Delaware Court of Chancery, 2014
  • Adjunct faculty member, Reichman University, 2008 – 2012


  • French
  • Hebrew


  • State Bar of Texas Pro Bono College, Recognition Award, 2021 – 2023