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OUR SERVICES We provide services in most areas of commercial law, including corporate law, financial law, contract law, property law, labour law and litigation. Besides Czech and Slovak, our team also offers excellent professional service in English, German and French. Our large network of supraregional and international partnerships helps us support our clients in receiving comprehensive solutions to the needs arising from their business activities.
CORPORATE Mergers, acquisitions and sales Corporate support Corporate finance
Corporate restructuring, reorganization and
We have participated in more than thirty M & A transactions worth over CZK 3 billion in 2018, including legal support to clients and international law firms dealing with international transactions.
FINANCE Banking and debt financing Acquisition financing
Factoring and other forms of receivable-based
Property financing Project financing
Over the past year, we have been involved in transactions regarding commercial or industrial properties, including purchase, selling, renting and construction in Czech Republic as well as abroad worth hundreds of millions CZK, representing clients in building permit procedures and assisting them in negotiating commercial rental contracts; we also participated in several projects dealing with old environmental burdens and brownfield regeneration.
COMMERCIAL Business contracts, business terms and conditions Compliance
Corporate liability prevention
Personal data protection, GDPR Intellectual property
In addition to our everyday focus on numerous business relations in various fields, we also have extensive experience in e. g. negotiating EPC contracts on supplies of extensive energy units, negotiating conditions for complex manufacturing, licence, distribution and similar contract types within complicated international relations in Europe and in other parts of the world; we also introduced comprehensive compliance programmes in both domestic and international companies.
EMPLOYMENT Employment contracts and internal regulations Legal
support for the creation, modification and termination of employment relationships Mass lay-offs and individual redundancies Global mobility of employees Labour disputes
In previous years, we advised our clients in a number of transactions in the fields of complex banking products incl., e.g. syndicated financing, as well as common acquisition or project financing, and a number of refinancing transactions, supporting our clients’ operational needs, financial assistance, the financing of companies facing bankruptcy and various intragroup financial relations.
We currently provide legal services in the field of labour law to more than twenty regular clients, mainly represented by international holdings and several major Czech industrial groups.
Professional negligence and directors’ liability
Property acquisitions and sales Property financing
Building, zoning and planning
Representation in insolvency proceedings