Partner Ruth Budovich-Sagir possesses rich experience in managing major litigation cases, representation and ongoing counseling to corporations and executives, as well as in handling collective work disputes and bargaining and in representing workers’ union. Ruth is an expert on drawing up collective agreements as well as on arbitration and mediation proceedings.
Advocate Ruth Budovich-Sagir is a sought-after speaker on labour law in general and on anti-sexual harassment legislation in particular. She is also in charge of the labour legal clinic at the Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya on behalf of Heled Law.
Ruth’s first legal position was as the legal counsel of TAAS’ workers’ union. In 2003, she joined Asher Heled & Co. law firm that was merged into our firm in July 2021. In 2012, she was called to fulfill a high-ranking position at the legal office of the Prime Minister Office. In that position, she was responsible for all aspects of labour law in the Ministry, including representation of the PM office in legal proceedings. Having accumulated extensive experience in negotiating with government officials and the treasury, drafting new bills and participating in the deliberations of the Knesset (Israeli parliament), she returned to Asher Heled & Co.