Born Cape Town, South Africa, 1974; admitted to practice law in Israel (2000). Aviva is married with three children.

Practice Areas: Commercial Law, Competition law, law, Corporate law, International Transactions and Shipping, Agency and Distributorship Agreements, Joint ventures.

Aviva is a Partner at S. Friedman & Co. where she has been for over 18 years.

Aviva specializes in advising, structuring and negotiating of international transactions, agency and distributorship agreements, corporate joint ventures, share sale and purchase agreements, consortia agreements, and vessel sale and purchase agreements.

Aviva has extensive experience in competition law in the shipping sector in Israel and abroad. She played an active role in the regulatory reform in Israel and the adoption of the Israeli Block Exemption for the Shipping Sector. Aviva advises various players in the shipping sector on matters of competition compliance and antitrust proceedings, restrictive agreements and mergers.