Gil Arie

Gil Arie concentrates his practice in the representation of emerging growth companies, established companies and investors in the technology and tech-enabled industries. 

Gil has extensive experience representing public and private buyers and sellers in domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions and business reorganizations. He also advises startup founders and investors on entity formation, and corporate governance and management.

Much of Gil’s work with emerging companies, as well as with established public and private companies, focuses on equity and debt financing transactions, and on general corporate and business matters. He has significant international experience, assisting early-stage and mature foreign companies operating in the U.S. to structure, form and conduct business operations and assisting U.S. companies to structure, form and conduct business operations abroad.

Gil plays an active role in the leadership at Foley Hoag, serving on the firm’s Executive Committee, and as chair of the firm’s Technology vertical. Through these roles, he works to further Foley Hoag’s strategic goals for client service, diversity, culture and overall growth.

Before joining Foley Hoag, Gil practiced for a number of years with one of the largest business and corporate law firms in Israel. He received an LL.B. from Tel Aviv University Faculty of Law and an LL.M. from Cornell Law School, and is admitted to practice in Massachusetts, New York and Israel.


  • Tel Aviv University Law School, LL.B.
  • Cornell Law School, LL.M.

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Massachusetts
  • Israel
  • New York


  • Hebrew


  • TrialJectory, operator of an AI-based healthcare platform designed to connect cancer patients with clinical trials, in its $20 million Series B financing, led by Insight Venture Management
  •, a developer of tools to help the enterprise adapt and make the most of innovative cloud technologies in their $135 million Series C financing led by Altimeter, which pushed the company into the “unicorn club” by meeting $1 billion+ valuation mark
  • LinearB, a developer of productivity analytics software, in its $50 million Series B Financing round, led by Tribe Capital
  • InsightSquared, a developer of a sales performance analytic platform designed to provide business intelligence services, in its sale to MediaFly
  • Kyruus, the leader in provider search and scheduling solutions for health systems, in its acquisition of HealthSparq from Cambia Health Solutions
  • LevelUp, a leader in mobile diner engagement and payment solutions for restaurants, in its $390 million sale to online and mobile food-ordering and delivery marketplace Grubhub Inc.
  • Global cybersecurity leader RSA in its acquisition of Fortscale, a behavioral analytics company
  • SunSetter Products Limited Partnership, the largest manufacturer of awnings and sun control products in the United States, in its sale to Springs Window Fashions, LLC, a leading supplier of blinds, shades, specialty treatments and window hardware and a portfolio company of Golden Gate Capital

Honors & Involvement

  • New England Israel Business Council, Board Member
  • New York State Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Israel Bar Association, Member