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Michal Halperin

Michal Halperin

Director General, Israel Antitrust Authority, Israel

For the past 25 years Ms. Halperin has been practicing law with specialization in antitrust law.

On March 2016, she was appointed as the Director General of the Israel Antitrust Authority (IAA).

In the beginning of her professional career, she worked at Erdinast, Ben Nathan & Co. a leading Israeli commercial law firm and after five years, she joined as a partner to the firm.

In 2000 she moved to Boston and served as special advisor to Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky & Popeo law firm.

After returning to Israel in 2002, Ms. Halperin served for four and a half years as Chief Legal Counsel and Deputy Director General in the IAA.

In 2007, Ms. Halperin joined Meitar, Liquornik Geva, Leshem, Tal, Law Offices as a partner where she established and lead the antitrust department.

Ms. Halperin graduated law school at the Hebrew University (cum laude) and did her internship in the Supreme Court of Israel.

She is a member of the Israeli Bar Association since 1991.