The firm was founded in 1996 by Advocate John Harris, a graduate of Cape Town University (South Africa) who, upon his immigration to Israel, worked in S. Friedman’s office and then established his independent office.
Yoav Harris is a graduate of the Faculty of Law at the University of Haifa
Cum laude and served as a partner in leading law firms and as director of the litigation department and joint activity with Adv. John Harris in the field of maritime law.
As of August 2018, Adv. Yoav Harris has become an independent firm, and the firm has become a joint firm under the management of the two, specializing in shipping, maritime transport and commercial litigation, with over 70 years of experience.