The GUY KEDEM Law Office (GKDM) is a boutique law firm specializing in Commercial Litigation, Intellectual Property, Cyber and Technology Law.
The Legal 500 EMEA recommends GKDM as one of Israel’s leading IP Law firms.
The firm’s clientele is comprised of private persons as well as corporations from Israel and abroad, including international corporations from the Far East, Central Asia, Europe and North America.
GKDM’s founder, Mr. Guy Kedem, possesses in-depth knowledge and hands on experience in handling complex litigation (IP & Commercial) and cross border commercial disputes. Mr. Kedem gained his unique experience as a former partner and head of IP department in one of Israel’s Legal 500 top law firms.
Mr. Kedem is an expert in various facets of IP and Technology Law including Copyrights, Trademarks, Utility Patents, Design Patents, Privacy and Data Protection, Unfair Competition Torts as well as Cyber and Computer Law.
During his military service in the Israeli equivalent of the US NSA & the UK GCHQ, Mr. Kedem has obtained first-hand experience in advanced and elite technological systems. This unique experience bolsters GKDM’s ability to advise its clients on Cyber Law and Technology Law, especially when complicated technological projects and litigation are concerned.
Further to his in-depth knowledge in IP Law, Mr. Kedem is an expert in the fields of Commercial Law. His résumé includes, inter alia, representation in commercial transactions and court cases involving various aspects of local and international trade, distribution, franchise and agency agreements, administrative law and public tenders, employment agreements with senior company officers, legal counseling during business negotiations, representation of investors and shareholders, advice for entrepreneurship companies and other corporations, and more.
Litigation and arbitration proceedings form an important part of GKDM’s comprehensive legal services. The firm represents its local and international clients in complicated legal proceedings before diverse legal forums, including the Israeli Supreme Court, Administrative Courts, the National Labor Court, the Israel Patent & Trademark Office, as well as district and magistrate courts.
Mr. Kedem has appeared on television and published various professional articles in his fields of expertise. He is also the author of the chapter on Israeli Privacy and Data Protection laws in DataGuidance.com, the world’s leading data protection and privacy compliance database.
Mr. Kedem was born in the former USSR and immigrated to Israel in 1979. Mr. Kedem holds an LL.B. degree from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (2001).
In 2004 Mr. Kedem served as an advisor to the Minister of National Infrastructures.
Mr. Kedem is fluent in both Hebrew and English, and also provides legal services in Russian.