Planning and Construction Attorney
Attorney Smadar Ben Dor was born in 1954 and completed her law studies at the Hebrew University in the year 1978.
She interned for the Judge Theodore Or, who served as the Supreme Court Judge for a period of time. She is a member of the Attorney’s Bureau since the year 1988. During the years 1988 – 1992 time period, she was employed by the Northern Region’s State Attorney’s Office in the field of Criminal Law. During the time period of 1993 – 1996 she worked as an attorney in the private sector, mainly in the civil – general field, while serving as a defense attorney in the criminal field as well.
In 1996 she established an attorney’s office that focused on the field of construction planning and licensing, administrative law, criminal law, law pertaining to settlements and kibbutzim and more. Simultaneous to this continuous activity, Attorney Smadar Ben Dor served in various public roles, which included, among others: serving as a judge in the jurisdictional authority of the Histadrut, CEO of the Appeals Board of the government employment agency, as a certified intermediary, conducted arbitration on behalf of the Haifa Bar Association, served as a member of the planning and construction committee of the Haifa Bar Association and more.
Attorney Smadar Ben Dor wrote professional literature in the field of planning and construction: Construction Planning and Licensing, was published by Ethika Publishing in 1998 and covered 665 pages; Planning and Licensing Volume B’ – Issues and Verdicts, which was proprietarily published by S”Y in 2006, which covered 307 pages, as well as: Issues in Construction Planning and Licensing, which was proprietarily published by S”Y in the year 2001, which covered 504 pages. She also had a regular column in the monthly journal “Constructions” for several years.
Planning and construction is a complex field, which requires expertise and professional legal accompaniment by the planning and construction attorney. The planning and construction attorney has to have specific knowledge and expertise in the field of administrative planning, construction and law, as well as practical expertise in the field.
The attorney’s planning and construction office specializes in the field of planning and construction for over 15 years. Smadar Ben Dor developed various and unique work methods in order to resolve problems in this field. The office has a strong reputation all along the State of Israel and higher success rates for various files.
Attorney Smadar Ben Dor’s planning and construction office integrates theoretic knowledge with practical experience in all the appraisals by emphasizing adaptation between the needs of the clients and the proposed solution. Due to her thoroughness, meticulousness to details, along with her creativity and professionalism, Attorney Smadar Ben Dor’s planning and construction, has been a leader in the field for several years with a list of honorable successes, large files as well as those smaller files and verdicts that constitute legal precedents.
The planning and construction office of Smadar Ben Dor provides its various clients – private citizens, initiators, contractors, architects, engineers and so forth, warm and personal treatment, while maintaining direct and immediate communication. All of the work that is executed at Smadar Ben Dor’s planning and construction law office is carried out meticulously, with transparency, speed which entails irregular work hours, via assistance from various areas of the office authority.
This source can assist you in your activity versus planning institutions as well as theframework of the planning and construction attorney’s office of Smadar Ben Dor courthouse proceedings – regulation, civil or criminal, which you are bound to require. One can differentiate between administrative regulations versus the planning authorities, which deal solely with planning issues, and in various types of legal regulations and the various procedures which are treated differently regarding each issue.
It is important to know what the appropriate procedure is at a certain point in time, and what procedure one should be concerned about under certain circumstances. Appropriate professional consultation and direction will save you from delays and frustration, as well as excessive financial encumbrances.
The planning and construction law office of Attorney Smadar Ben Dor specializes in planning and construction laws, administrative law, and various other areas for which she can offer legal and personal assistance. In many cases, the experience in the criminal law is particularly helpful.
Unique issues which specializes in the planning and construction office of Smadar Ben Dor:
- Representation of public figures for criminal convictions on planning and construction issues
Representation of engineers, architects and so forth in damage claims
- Administrative petitions, civil and criminal appeals
Outlined plans in the rural and agricultural sectors
- Criminal convictions
- Decrees, requests
- Compensation claims according to Article 197
- Betterment tax
- Property tax
- Israel Land Administration
- Settlements, kibbutzim
- Common housing
- Civil trials