We are committed to providing professional legal services at a reasonable cost.

Who are we?

Cohen, Decker, Pex & Brosh is an Israeli law firm. We are four partners with different areas of legal expertise. Our main office is located in Petach Tikvah, one of the oldest cities in modern Israel. For our clients’ convenience, we also have an office in Jerusalem. The firm provides legal services on a wide range of issues including, but not limited to, immigration law, commercial law, Israeli real estate law, inheritance law, labor law, corporate law, laws regulating nonprofit organizations, tax law, contract law, and legal representation in Israeli courts.

Our law firm specializes in immigration law. For immigration to the United States, we provide expert advice for green cards, work visas, citizenship, family visas, tourist visas, and more. For immigration to Israel, we provide assistance in aliyah, naturalization, work visas, family unification, and representation before the Ministry of Interior offices in Israel. We can also advise on immigration to Canada.

At Cohen, Decker, Pex & Brosh we are committed to excellence while representing clients at reasonable costs.

Please contact Cohen, Decker, Pex & Brosh for legal advice.




Areas of practice
US Immigration Lawyer
Immigration to the United States US Immigration Lawyer Are you looking for a US

Israeli Immigration Lawyer
Immigration to Israel Looking for an Israeli immigration lawyer? People from around the world

Israeli Inheritance Lawyer
Israeli Inheritance Lawyer – Estate, Last Will and Testament Inheritance law in Israel, just

Israeli Labor Law
Israeli Labor Law Israeli labor law is considered a unique area of the Israeli

Israeli Real Estate Lawyer
Israeli Real Estate Lawyers Do you need legal advice regarding real estate law in

Israeli Civil Law – Business & Administrative Lawyer
Israeli Civil Law – Business & Administrative Lawyers in Israel Cohen, Decker, Pex &

Israeli Immigration Lawyer
Israeli Immigration Lawyer Are you seeking legal advice from an Israeli immigration lawyer? Citizens

James Cohen
James S. Cohen, Esq., is a member of the Maryland and District of Columbia Bars in the United States as well as the American Immigration Lawyers Association. He has been a member of the Israeli Bar Association as a foreign
Michael Decker
Mr. Michael Decker is a lawyer and partner within the law offices of Cohen, Decker, Pex & Brosh. He has been a member of the Israeli Bar Association since 2008. After nearly a decade of working as a partner within
Joshua Pex
Mr. Joshua Pex has been a member of the Israeli Bar Association since 2009. He completed a Master of Laws (LL.M.) at Haifa University where he majored in law and minored in education. He was valedictorian of the education class and
Alex Brosh
Mr. Alex Brosh is a member of the Israeli Bar Association. He has a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) from the Interdisciplinary Center in Herzliya. In 2008 Mr. Brosh interned at the law offices of Yehuda Raveh & Co. in Jerusalem.

To whom it may concern:

Mr. James Cohen was retained by my wife (Valentina Miller) and myself as our legal counsel and advocate from the months of 2/2012 through 9/2012 for the purpose of application and legal petitioning for Valentina’s United States citizenship (Green Card) by marriage through me. Initially, he supported us by providing expert advice on the correct completion of the necessary documents as well as the time line of the process and filing procedure. He successfully לקריאה נוספת ←

To all it may concern:

I recommend Advocate James Cohen wholeheartedly.

I found James Cohen’s phone number on a website which recommends lawyers according to their practice. After a market survey, I found out that James was reliable, helpful, accessible, patient, and friendly. His legal fees were also fair in comparison with others.

In addition to his knowledge in the legal field that is worth its weight in gold, James also offered assistance throughout the process of obtaining a לקריאה נוספת ←

For Advocate Joshua Pex.

We were in a devastating situation when my wife received an order from the immigration office to leave Israel within 30 days, without any explanation, after we have been married and in the process for six and a half years. We heard of Advocate Pex through a friend of a friend. We contacted Mr. Pex and he was ready to help us when he heard of our situation.

The service is amazing! Always ready to assist without regard לקריאה נוספת ←


Power of Attorney in Israel – Legal advice by an Israeli lawyer

Monday, June 5, 2017

How and when do you need a power of attorney in Israel?
Power of attorney in Israel (POA) is required when one person allows another to take legal action for and in place of the first person. In this case, the parties have a relationship of trust, and legally, the acts of the person who holds power of attorney (the “agent”), obligate the one who gave him the power of attorney (“principal” or “grantor”). Without a signed and official POA, no person לקריאה נוספת ←

US Employment Authorization Document (EAD) – USA immigration lawyer

Monday, May 15, 2017

What is a United States Employment Authorization Document (EAD)?
An Employment Authorization Document (EAD) is something every United States employer should ensure their employees have. If you are not a permanent resident with a Green Card, the EAD is the easiest way of demonstrating you are allowed to work in the USA. This article, by Advocate Alex Brosh, of Cohen, Decker, Pex, Brosh, a law firm in Petah Tikvah and Jerusalem specializing in immigration to the USA, will explain how to לקריאה נוספת ←

Renew your Green Card | Cohen Decker Pex Brosh 03-3724722

Monday, May 15, 2017

Do you know how to renew your green card?

Renew your green card – the USA Permanent Resident Card. All permanent residents of the United States are issued a Green Card as proof that they are authorized to reside and work in the US. The final goal of most immigrants to the United States is to obtain a Green Card. This article, by Alex Brosh of the Cohen, Decker, Pex and Brosh law office in Petah Tikva and Jerusalem, which practices לקריאה נוספת ←

Exemption from licensing examination to practice dentistry in Israel

Monday, May 15, 2017

Exemption from practical and theoretical exam for practicing dentistry in Israel for immigrant denstists
An exemption from licensing examination to practice dentistry in Israel was approved by the Knesset as an amendment to the regulations of dentistry in 2016. The new regulations allow dentists to receive a practicing license without passing a long and exhausting practical and theoretical examination. The law was amended in response to the shortage of dentists in Israel, due to Israel’s highly demanding licensing examinations. A large number of doctors from European countries, especially France, לקריאה נוספת ←

Aliyah after conversion to Judaism (Giyur) – What are the criteria?

Thursday, May 11, 2017

How to make Aliyah after conversion to Judaism?
Aliyah after conversion to Judaism follows the Giyur with immigration to Israel. Other articles on the Cohen, Decker, Pex, Brosh law office site, discuss making aliyah as a tourist within Israel, or immigrating to Israel with your family. Another way to make aliyah to Israel is as a converted Jew, through the process of Giyur or Conversion to Judaism. This article, by Joshua Pex, an advocate specializing in immigration to Israel, will help explain לקריאה נוספת ←

Visa free countries Israel – What is imporant to know? Israeli lawyer explains

Friday, May 5, 2017

Which countries are visa free (exempt from visa requirements) for entry into Israel?
What does the term visa free countries to Israel mean? There are almost 100 countries the citizens of which do not require a visa for entry into Israel. Ostensibly, a citizen of this country can freely enter Israel for three months B-2 Israeli tourist visa without worrying about obtaining a visa to Israel in advance. However, in practice things are more complicated. In this article, advocate Joshua Pex, of לקריאה נוספת ←

Israeli Real Estate Lawyer – Municipal building plan – Basic information

Friday, May 5, 2017

Planning and Construction – Municipal Building Plan
The area of ​​planning and construction is an inseparable part of Israeli real estate law. Israeli professional real estate lawyers must be knowledgeable about the specific Municipal building plan of each property. In this article, Advocate Alex Brosh, Israeli real estate lawyer from Cohen, Decker, Pex & Brosh law office in Petah Tikva and Jerusalem, explains some important points regarding municipal building plans in Israel.

What is a municipal building plan?

The field of planning לקריאה נוספת ←

Stateless Persons in Israel

Friday, May 5, 2017

Treatment of stateless persons seeking status in Israel.
In this article, attorney Joshua Pex, an Israeli immigration lawyer, will explain the provenance of stateless persons in Israel. What international laws apply to them? How does the State of Israel handle the phenomenon of stateless persons residing in the territory of the State of Israel?
The law firm Cohen, Decker, Pex, Brosh – Israeli immigration lawyers with a law office in Jerusalem and one in Petah Tikva assist the firm’s clients in all לקריאה נוספת ←

How to apply for an Israeli press pass? useful information by an Israeli lawyer

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Applying for an Israeli press pass from the State Press Office:
If you are a foreign journalist aiming to work in Israel or a media outlet seeeking information regarding journalist visas to Israel, this article will give you some basic information on the subject of acquiring an Israeli press pass and a recommendation for a work visa in Israel as a foreign reporter.
The Israeli Government Press Office (לשכת העיתונות הממשלתית‎‎; abbreviated: לע”ם,) is responsible for issuing press passes to foreign לקריאה נוספת ←

Legal translation by an Israeli lawyer.

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Law firm translation of legal documents in Israel (Hebrew, English, Russian and more).
The Israeli law firm Cohen, Decker, Pex and Brosh translates legal documents to and from Hebrew, English, Russian, Spanish, German, Dutch and French. Legal translation by a lawyer of documents that include letters to government offices, court suits and decisions, permits, wills, official documents (certificate of birth, certificate of marriage, registration extract by the Ministry of the Interior), contracts (between companies and between private individuals) and more.

Professional translation by לקריאה נוספת ←