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ŘANDA HAVEL LEGAL advokátní kancelář s.r.o. ŘANDA HAVEL LEGAL has provided legal services to both Czech and foreign companies, entrepreneurs, private entities and public institutions since 2005. Thanks to a thorough knowledge of Czech law, the domestic market and the extensive experience ŘANDA HAVEL LEGAL offers comprehensive legal services in all key areas of law. ŘANDA HAVEL LEGAL clients include companies that are the number one in their fields - whether domestically or abroad. ŘANDA HAVEL LEGAL is one of the founding members of the international association ACT LEGAL (www.actlegal.com), which officially started operations on 15 May 2017. With around 250 first-class corporate lawyers, tax consultants and business experts, ACT LEGAL will be the very first choice for top-quality legal advice in Europe. For domestic and foreign persons ACT LEGAL will provide a convenient one-stop shop for assistance with their legal affairs in Europe.
MOST SIGNIFICANT TRANSACTIONS The significant transactions in which ŘANDA HAVEL LEGAL advised in the last months include the sale of Adexpres Group to the multinational media agency Dentsu Aegis Network and the sale of BRONSWERK HEAT TRANSFER spol. s r.o., the Czech subsidiary of the Dutch company BRONSWERK HEAT TRANSFER Holding B.V., a leading supplier of technology for heat exchange. ŘANDA HAVEL LEGAL also represented the American investment group Blackstone in connection
with its sale of the Hilton Prague Old Town hotel and the adjoining Gestin Centrum building. ŘANDA HAVEL LEGAL also regularly represents its clients in acquisitions and transactions in the field of technology and online services. For example, ŘANDA HAVEL LEGAL provided legal services to Seznam.cz in connection with its acquisition stream.cz, sprace. cz and mapy.cz. ŘANDA HAVEL LEGAL is also one of the few Czech law firms that provides comprehensive legal services in all segments of the energy market, including photovoltaics, engineering and supplying of industrial facilities. Recently, ŘANDA HAVEL LEGAL successfully represented a plant contractor in arbitration in connection with the construction of a combined-cycle power plant in Siberia. But the area of dispute resolution, in which the law firm deals, is much broader. In the portfolio of completed contentious litigation proceedings disputes can be found from most sectors of the economy.
INTERNATIONAL AWARDS ŘANDA HAVEL LEGAL, together with its senior associates are highly rated by prominent international legal rating agencies Chambers & Partners, The Legal 500 and IFLR1000.