Advocate / Advocate Bio
Calev Myers Founder
About Calev Myers
Calev Myers immigrated to Israel from the USA in 1992. He graduated from Hebrew University of Jerusalem and became a licensed member of the Israeli Bar Association. Calev founded the Jerusalem Institute of Justice in 2004.
Beyond his work with the Jerusalem Institute of Justice, Calev works as a partner at Yehuda Raveh & Co. Law Offices. The firm was established in the 1940’s by Mr. Gideon Hausner who served as the Attorney-General of Israel and cabinet minister. Today, the firm has grown into one of the leading law firms in Israel and benefits from over 60 years of experience in the areas of civil and commercial law.
Calev serves as General Counsel to over 80 non-profit organizations in Israel focusing on education, humanitarian needs, social justice and civil rights. He also provides on-going legal representation to significant high-tech, telecommunications and media companies. He has been published in the International Financial Law Review, and he currently represents many international entities which invest in various ventures in Israel.
Calev has served as Legal Counsel to the Chairman of the Knesset Social Welfare Lobby and works together with Knesset Members and Government Ministers to carry out humanitarian projects for impoverished sectors of the Israeli society. He is also a member of the Association of Friends of Barzilai Hospital and serves as a trustee of Barzilai Hospital on the Board of Trustees of S.A.R.E.L., a government funded company which provides medical equipment to all government hospitals in Israel, as well as institutions from the private sector.
Calev is also an active member of the International Association of Jewish Lawyers and Jurists, an organization which works to combat racism, xenophobia, anti-Semitism, Holocaust denial and delegitimization of the State of Israel.