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HAVEL & PARTNERS s.r.o., advokátní kancelář HAVEL & PARTNERS, with offices in Prague, Brno, Olomouc, Ostrava and Bratislava, has a team of almost 200 lawyers, more than 100 associates and 500 employees, including employees of the affiliated collection agency Cash Collectors. It is the largest independent law firm in Central Europe. We provide comprehensive, top quality legal services in all areas of legal practice and to clients engaged in diverse areas of business in the Czech Republic and Slovakia.
Africa, and Australia. Thus, our clients have access to international and local know-how and expertise through more than 30,000 lawyers in nearly 160 countries.
Our clients include large international companies, leading Czech and Slovak firms, including strategic state-owned companies and public sector authorities, as well as medium-size businesses, individual entrepreneurs, and investors. We advise approximately 70 of the Fortune 500 companies, and almost 50 of the Czech Top 100 companies. HAVEL & PARTNERS currently provides its services to more than 1,250 clients.
We are the most successful law firm, providing the most comprehensive legal services in the Czech Republic and Slovakia, based on the total number of all nominations and awards in all years of the Law Firm of the Year awards. For the third time in the last four years, HAVEL & PARTNERS has become the absolute winner of the awards, receiving the main award Domestic Law Firm of the Year in the Czech Republic (2015, 2017, 2018) and ranking as one of the most recommended law firms in all categories of law. The firm has repeatedly become the Legal Firm of the Year in the Best Client Services Category (2015, 2016).
INTERNATIONAL APPROACH We have the most comprehensive international support available to both Czech and Slovak law firms. We provide legal advice in 12 languages in more than 80 countries around the globe. Up to 70 % of the transactions we deal with involve an international aspect. We closely cooperate with leading international law firms in Europe, Asia, North America,
SUPERIOR LANGUAGE SKILLS We provide legal services in Czech, Slovak, English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Dutch, Russian, Polish, and Ukrainian.
As part of the Global Awards announced by Corporate LiveWire, HAVEL & PARTNERS was recognized as the best law firm of the year in the Czech Republic twice in a row (2017, 2018). HAVEL & PARTNERS was also repeatedly named the best law firm in the