Gil acts for clients in a variety of cross-border corporate transactions with an emphasis on cryptocurrency and blockchain, technology and venture capital investments.
Prior to founding Gil Solomon & Co., Gil has worked in the Corporate departments of Meitar Liquornik Geva Leshem Tal and Fischer Behar Well Orion & Co., two of Israel’s leading firms, where Gil has provided general counsel to various clients and companies (both privately owned companies and publicly traded companies), with an emphasis on venture capital and private equity financing, technology and life sciences, mergers and acquisitions, cross-border transactions, as well as ongoing work in connection with the day-to-day aspects of various companies and clients.
Gil has also served as an in-house legal counsel in iAngels, one of the most prominent and active venture capital funds in Israel, and in iCapital (now doing business as 21M Capital), Israel’s leading Cryptocurrency investment platform as well as its cryptocurrency fund Juno Capital, one of the world’s first blockchain funds, where he has advised and led numerous cryptocurrency investment transactions and had gained extensive experience by participation in various initial coin offerings which evidently led him to become one of the world’s most experienced attorneys in the field of Cryptocurrency to date.
Prior to practicing law, Gil has been involved in the High-Tech and Bio-Med industries in several positions such as: Software Tester, Sr. Software Tester and Test Designer.
Gil is a member of the M&A Committee of the Israeli BAR Association (the Tel Aviv district).
Gil is devoting twenty percent of his time for pro bono activity and is serving as a board member and general counsel of Combat Ventures a non-profit foundation that is aiming to bridge the gap between combat service veterans and the high-tech industry.
Gil also serves as a Mentor in three accelerator programs lecturing and advising startups participating in such accelerators on a pro bono basis.
Gil is also a known for giving lectures on Blockchain Technology and has given lectures in various forums, including, among others, the Academic Center for Law and Business and the Israeli Police Technological Division.