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er. In 2002, together with Josef Vejmelka, he took over the Prague office of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and established an unlimited partnership of lawyers known as Vejmelka & Wünsch, v.o.s. (now s.r.o.) He speaks Czech, German, English, Swedish, Russian and Slovak, being an officially certified interpreter of German and Swedish. He is a co-author of the publication Czechoslovakian Business Law and of various legal articles relating, in particular, to corporate law, as well as international private law and industrial property issues. Presently, he specializes in commercial law, M&A, real estate law, intellectual property law and financial and labour law. Petr Wünsch is an arbitrator of the Arbitration Court attached to the Economic Chamber of the Czech Republic and the Agricultural Chamber of the Czech Republic.
Lucie Dietschová Lucie Dietschová completed her legal studies at Charles University, Prague, Faculty of Law, with a focus on public international law and international relations. In 1996, she was awarded the Bernard Bolzano Prize for her work on “International legal aspects of drug control (UN mechanism, control of legal market)”. She completed her trainee solicitor practice between 1998 and 2001 in the international law firms Bruckhaus Westrick Heller Löber and Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer. Following the successful completion of the bar exam and registration in the list of attorneys-at-law of the Czech Bar Association in 2001, she was active in Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer. Since the 2002 takeover of the Prague office of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer by its former partners Josef Vejmelka and Petr Wünsch, she has practised at Vejmelka & Wünsch, where she became a partner in 2008. Lucie Dietschová is the co-author of a number of professional publications, including some published abroad. She specializes in due diligence, corporate law and commercial law, labour law, real estate law, construction law, advisory services for public administration authorities, in particular local government, and confiscation and restitution laws. She is fluent in Czech and German.
Martin Peckl Martin Peckl commenced his work at our firm (at that time part of Bruckhaus Westrick Heller Löber) in 2000 whilst still a law student at Charles University. After a
one-year course at the University of Turku (Finland), he joined Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer as an associate and continued to work in this position following the 2002 takeover of the Prague office of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer by its former partners Josef Vejmelka and Petr Wünsch. Martin Peckl became a member of the Czech Bar Association in 2005. In 2008 he became a partner of Vejmelka & Wünsch. Martin Peckl has extensive experience in corporate law (including M&A), securities law, labour law and real estate law. He is fluent in Czech, bilingual in German and also speaks English.
Tomáš Fiala Tomáš Fiala completed his studies at Masaryk University, Brno, Faculty of Law, with a Magister Iuris in 1993 and obtained his doctorate at the same university in 2001. From 1993 to 2001 he worked as a lawyer at the Office for Protection of Economic Competition where, from 1999 to 2001, he held the position of Director of the European and International Department and was a member of the Appellate Commission for the Field of Economic Competition. He worked as an associate for Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer from 2001 to 2002. Following the 2002 takeover of the Prague office of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer by its former partners Josef Vejmelka and Petr Wünsch, he pursued his practice in Vejmelka & Wünsch. In 2008 he was promoted to Partner. Tomáš Fiala is a member of the Czech Bar Association and the Czech Association of Competition Law. He has participated as a speaker at a number of seminars and conferences regarding competition law and published various legal articles in this field. The rating publication Chambers Europe 2009 referred to him as a leading expert in competition law. He speaks Czech and English. Presently he specializes in competition law, public procurement law, data protection and pharmaceutical law.
Jiří Vlastník Jiří Vlastník graduated in 2000 from the bachelor study programme of the Police Academy of the Czech Republic. He obtained his Magister Iuris at Charles University, Prague, Faculty of Law, in 2005 and JUDr. and Ph.D. degrees at the same faculty in 2008. During his studies he participated in study programmes in France at the University of Nancy 2 and at the University Paris II – Panthéon-Assas. From 2005 to 2008