Diplomatic Law

Carmon & Carmon is a leading Israeli firm in matters of sovereign immunity, diplomatic immunity and law and consular immunity and law. The firm has represented the United States government for over 27 years, regularly appearing in Israeli court in cases to which the U.S. government is a party most of them involved issues of immunity, sovereign, diplomatic or consular.

The firm also serves the U.S. Embassy in Tel Aviv as embassy lawyers and also the U.S Consulate General in Jerusalem, on non-litigation matters such as labor law and commercial transactions. Furthermore, the firm’s principal successfully represented the European Union in civil litigation cases in Israel.

Carmon & Carmon’s experience, track record and clientele all point to its expertise in the areas of diplomatic law and immunity, and to its ability to meet the needs of these missions and their governments, in addition to those of businesses and individuals.

Carmon & Carmon’s online publication, Diplomatic Law highlights issues of diplomatic/consular law and sovereign immunity in Israel and worldwide.

         
    "I have also received compliments on [Haggai Carmon's] work from many US Government agencies, including Internal Revenue, State Department, several US Attorney's offices, National Endowment for the Arts, and the US Postal Inspection Service."

- U.S. Department of Justice
 
         
    "I truly wouldn't want to be on the opposite end of [Haggai Carmon] in a courtroom duel."

- A memo from a top U.S. diplomat in the U.S. Embassy in Israel to the U.S Department of Justice.