Itay is a partner in the Corporate Department, oversees the firm’s startup practice.
Adv. Itay Gura possesses extensive experience in commercial law and mergers and acquisitions, with an emphasis on the high-tech and startup industry. Itay provides clients with comprehensive legal services and ongoing support, including advising on commercial agreements, intellectual property issues, regulation, licensing agreements, joint venture agreements, service agreements, development agreements, manufacturing agreements, technology acquisition agreements, and more.
His legal support to tech companies and startups includes guiding them from the initial stages of company formation, through early-stage funding rounds, to acquisition, sale, or merger. Among Itay’s clients are Israeli and foreign private and public companies, venture capital funds, entrepreneurs, and private investors.
Itay lectures and guides entrepreneurs from leading accelerator programs, including Azrieli Group’s Sprint, TAU Ventures, and Tel Aviv University’s Entrepreneurship Center.
In 2023, Chambers and Partners ranked Itay as a leading attorney in the Startup & Emerging Companies practice area. The prestigious Legal 500 guide also recognizes Itay as a leading attorney in the Commercial, Corporate and M&A; Hi-Tech and Start-Ups; and Intellectual Property: Commercial/Transactions practice areas.
Haifa University (LL.B, B.A Economics), 2011
Member of Israel Bar Association since 2012
Insights & News - Itay Gura:
Startups: Judging Student Competition in Department of Information Systems at University of Haifa
As experts in the high-tech field, Itay Gura and Inbar Katzir were invited to act as judges in a startup project competition held by students of the University of Haifa’s Department of Information Systems.
Representing CryptoHub in USD 6 Million Fundraising Round
Itay Gura and Inbar Katzir advised Cryptohub, which offers crypto trading tools and innovations to improve the average crypto trader's experience, throughout the course of a USD 6 million investment round. The round was led by Tectona, the only public company that focuses its activities on the adoption of blockchain technologies.
Barnea: Representing Daily.dev in USD 11 Million Seed Funding Round
Itay Gura, Ido Freund, and Inbar Katzir represented the Israeli startup Daily.dev in a USD 11 million seed funding round. The company aims to build the world’s largest professional network for the global developer community.