Prof. Amnon  Lehavi

Prof. Amnon Lehavi

Academic Director

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Prof. Amnon Lehavi, the academic director of the Gazit-Globe Real Estate Institute, is the Atara Kaufman Professor at the Radzyner School of Law, Interdisciplinary Centre (IDC) Herzliya, Israel. Prof. Lehavi is a leading authority on property, real estate, land use controls, international economic law, and law and globalization. He has published extensively in top journals, including the Columbia Law Review, Virginia Law Review, Texas Law Review, Georgetown Law Journal, Minnesota Law Review, Law and Social Inquiry, and Yale Journal of International Law, and is the editor of the book Gated Communities (2010). Prof. Lehavi has delivered presentations at dozens of international conferences and has recently served as a visiting professor at the University of Toronto. He won numerous prizes, including the 2007 Tzeltner Award for an outstanding young legal scholar and the 2008 and 2010 IDC Award for excellence in scholarship. Prof. Lehavi currently serves as the Chairperson of the Israeli Association of Private Law (2012-2013).