Tsvi Kan-Tor

Tsvi Kan-Tor
12 Begin Street
2nd Floor
Ramat Gan
+972 3 613 8202
+972 3 613 7944


Who's Who Legal Corporate Immigration

Tsvi is the managing partner of Kan-Tor & Acco, a leading corporate immigration law and work permits law firm in Israel.

Tsvi has focus on migration and nationality law since 1992. He has diverse experience in representing members from all business sectors. From multinational Israeli-based companies to start-ups, industrial, financial, gas and oil, engineering, infrastructure, entertainment, sports and additional business sectors, in all their needs for work permit and visa issues.

In 2007 Tsvi, together with his partner Adv Amit Acco, published the first book on corporate immigration in Israel.

In 2001, together with Adv Amit Acco, Tsvi gave professional testimony to the Buchris committee of the Israeli parliament. This testimony established the visa category for work permits for experts in Israel.

Tsvi regularly authors Israeli chapters, on either corporate immigration law in Israel or Israeli labour law, in global guides such as the Annual Global Report of the GEI, as well as several global annual professional publications in the field of corporate immigration.

Tsvi is the founder of the Israeli Relocation Association and served as its president between 2001 and 2011. He is also a member of AILA and the RDC, and since 2010 has served as the chair of the visa committee of the Israel-America Chamber of Commerce. In this capacity he is involved in efforts for the E-2 visa and the "Global Entry" for Israelis.

Tsvi played a leading role in composing the Global Corporate Relocation Treaty, which was adopted by the International Bar Association.

Tsvi is a frequent speaker and commentator on corporate immigration and global mobility in the Israeli media. He has also co-authored and edited several books on US corporate immigration law, and on Israeli Work Permits for Experts published in Hebrew and English.

Tsvi graduated from Tel Aviv University in 1982 and has been a member of the Israeli Bar since 1984.

WWL says: Tsvi Kan-Tor is a "firm favourite in Israel" who impresses peers with his "personable service and exceptional quality of work".

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