Dr Zvi Gabbay
is a partner and heads the white collar, securities enforcement and capital markets practice, with extensive experience in Israel and the USA of representing corporations and individuals in various types of enforcement proceedings. His background includes serving as the head of enforcement and a member of the management of the Israel Securities Authority, and practising law in the white-collar crime department at the New York office of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP. Dr Gabbay started his legal career as a prosecutor at the Tel-Aviv district attorney’s office, where he served as an assistant district attorney for approximately five years. He had been appointed by the Israeli Minister of Justice to serve as a member of an advisory committee commissioned to review the legislative structure of Israeli anti-corruption law and suggest possible legislative amendments. Dr Gabbay was the only non-government member to serve on the committee.