Dr Rahel Rimon
is a member of the firm who specialises in admiralty matters, marine insurance and reinsurance, drafting in-house and expert opinions for the courts, drafting contracts, ship sales, ship registration, and local and international arbitrations. Following work in one of Israel’s top maritime law firms (where she met Joseph), Rahel pursued a PhD at the Institute of Maritime Law, Southampton University, under the guidance of Professor David Jackson. Her thesis on ‘The Admiralty Jurisdiction of the Maritime Court of Israel’ involves a comparative study of Israeli, English, Australian and South African admiralty law, and makes recommendations for reform in Israel. She is a member of Lincoln's Inn, London, and the Israel Bar, having obtained an LLM degree from University College London and graduated from the Inns of Court School of Law, London. Rahel was called to the English Bar in 1982 and, after additional study in Israel, the Israel Bar in 1987.