Efi Naveh, allies sweep Israel Bar Association elections; promise ‘new era’ for Israeli lawyers

Efi Naveh announced on Wednesday that he and his allies clinched a clean sweep in Tuesday’s Israel Bar Association elections, with Naveh unseating the association’s incumbent president Doron Barzilai to become the leader of the country’s 59,000 lawyers.

Naveh’s Facebook post promised “a new era for Israeli lawyers” and also announced that his allies won the election to become heads of the local association sections across the country, including Yinon Heiman in Tel Aviv-Central, Tami Olman in Haifa, Dani Aligon in the South, Asher Akselrod in Jerusalem and Khaled Zoabi in the North.

Barzilai issued a message acknowledging Naveh’s victory, thanked all of his supporters and referenced his various accomplishments as president over the last four years.

Source: http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Efi-Naveh-allies-sweep-Israel-Bar-Association-elections-promise-new-era-for-Israeli-lawyers-406311

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