Team Members

Chavah Apfelbaum

Chavah Apfelbaum


Chavah joined Asserson as an Associate in the Dispute Resolution team in 2019. Chavah has a broad practice with a particular interest in cross-border disputes and international arbitration. She has acted on high-profile and high-value claims in the UK High Court. Chavah is presently undertaking a LLM in International Dispute Resolution at the Queen Mary University of London.

Chavah is dual qualified and is admitted as a Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England & Wales, the Supreme Court of Victoria and the High Court of Australia. Before joining Asserson, Chavah worked with a top-tier firm in Melbourne, Australia, in the Intellectual Property (Disputes) practice group, specialising in patent (pharmaceutical) litigation and trademark infringement actions.

Chavah graduated from Monash University with a Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Laws, and was awarded First Class Honours in Law. She is also an alumna of the Monash Vice Chancellor’s Ancora Imparo Program.

Chavah is the International Bar Association Young Lawyers’ Committee National Representative of Israel, and is active in the international arbitration community. She is an avid reader, and enjoys writing stories, playing piano and exploring Israel.