Esther Dediashvili

Tel Aviv, Israel

About Esther

Esther , Adv., is Legal Knowledge Manager and Head of Legal Technology Implementation at Fischer Behar Chen Well Orion & Co (FBC & Co), one of the largest law firms in Israel.

She is responsible for the firm’s collective knowledge and professional expertise management, as well as legal technology implementation.

Prior to this, Esther practiced securities and corporate law for seven years in two leading law firms in Israel.

Esther writes and speaks regularly on the subject of law and technology in various Israeli and international publications and venues. Esther organized and also served as judge and mentor at Israel’s 1st Legal Hackathon hosted by Fischer Behar Chen Well Orion & Co and Tech&Law Israel, as part of the Global Legal Hackathon initiative, spanning over 40 cities around the world during February 2018.

The hackathon was the first legal hackathon in Israel, emphasizing the historical significance of this event, and combining the tremendous experience and entrepreneurship of the local hi-tech community with the leading legal minds in the country, with the aim of creating innovative legal solutions to further improve the legal service delivery in Israel.

Esther represented Israel as a judge on the final Global Judging Panel at the Global Legal Hackathon 2018 finals in New York, alongside world-renowned legal and technology experts.

Esther holds:

– a Bachelor of Laws degree (Ll.B) from the Buchmann Faculty of Law, Tel Aviv University School of Law (2008), and

– a Master of Commercial Law degree (LL.M., Magna Cum Laude) in the Executive International Masters Program of the Buchmann Faculty of Law, Tel Aviv University School of Law, in collaboration with University of California Berkeley Boalt School of Law (2012),

She is admitted to the Israeli Bar (2009).

Esther is fluent in English, Hebrew, Russian and Georgian.

A list of some of Esther’s recent publications and interviews on the subject of innovation, legaltech and legal knowledge management is available on LinkedIn (publications section): https://www.linkedin.com/in/esther-dediashvili-33a8aa5/

Areas of Practice

  • M&A
  • Technology