Jonathan Orlinsky

Jonathan Orlinsky ^


Jonathan Orlinsky’s practice focuses on cross-border real estate in which he has experience representing Israeli insurance companies, pension funds, public and private companies, and private individuals in real estate transactions outside of Israel.

Jonathan also represents companies and private equity firms in connection with various corporate transactions as well as general corporate counseling and governance. Jonathan has additional experience counseling investment advisers and private investment funds, including hedge funds, private equity funds, and fund of funds, in connection with their formation, structuring, and ongoing operational needs.  


  • Joint Ventures
  • Cross-border Real Estate
  • Real Estate Funds




  • Represented several major Israeli insurance companies and pension funds in real estate joint ventures and private equity investments in the U.S.
  • Represented a leading Israeli investment house in an acquisition of North Carolina and Georgia Multifamily portfolio.
  • Represented Amadeus IT Group, S.A. in several M&A and venture capital transactions in Israel, Europe and the U.S.
  • Represented Clal Insurance in an investment into Carr Properties
  • Represented a U.S. real estate developer in $100 million acquisition of Chicago office building and joint venture with Israeli pension fund.
  • Represented Canon in their acquisition of Israeli video analysis company BriefCam (media coverage)
  • Represented Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec in its cross-border M&A transactions.

Recognition & Leadership

  • Recognized, IFLR, Corporate & M&A, Israel, Other Notable, 2017 


  • J.D., Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University, 2014
    • Associate Editor, Cardozo Law Review
    • Alexander Fellow, Hon. Jack B. Weinstein, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, Spring 2013
    • Dean’s Distinguished Scholar
    • Dean’s Merit Scholarship
  • B.A., Yeshiva University, 2009
  • New York
^ Attorneys in the Tel Aviv office do not practice Israeli law.