Joel Vidal
Joel Vidal
Partner
About
Mr. Vidal is an expert in Intellectual Property (IP) law, patents and designs. He specializes in patent drafting, patent prosecution, patent portfolio evaluation, analysis of IP aspects of acquisition and investment transactions, and advising on IP-related transactions.

Mr. Vidal provides ongoing and strategic advice in all aspects of patents and other IP rights as well as in business aspects and commercial law to Israeli and international high-tech companies.

Mr. Vidal has vast experience in patent drafting and patent prosecution on behalf of leading international companies, such as IBM and Intel. Mr. Vidal drafts and prosecutes patents, and manages large patent portfolios of hundreds of patents in the U.S. and worldwide, in fields such as information systems, military inventions, mechanical inventions, electronic devices, hardware, software, encryption, wireless and cellular communication, online systems, and medical devices. Mr. Vidal performs patent evaluation, patent validity analysis, patent infringement analysis, and freedom-to-operate analysis. Mr. Vidal further performs due diligence analysis of IP portfolios for acquisition and investment transactions.

Mr. Vidal is admitted to practice law in the State of Israel and in the State of New York.
Bar Admittance
• Israel Bar Association, 1995;
• State Bar of New York, 2002.
Languages
English, Hebrew, French.
Education
• Tel Aviv University, LL.M., cum laude, 2006;
• Tel Aviv University, LL.B., cum laude, 1995.
Professional Experience
• Partner, Eitan, Mehulal & Sadot, 2016-present;
• Associate at Eitan, Mehulal & Sadot, 2011-2016;
• Associate at Eitan-Mehulal law group, 2006-2011.
Other Professional Experience
CEO and director at ALFY Inc., 1999-2002.
Contact Joel
Tel. +972-9-9726000
Fax. +972-9-9726001
Practice areas
Intellectual Property