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Public Procurement, prepared in accordance with the new European legislation A co-author of the extensive commentary regarding Act no. 134/2016 Coll., on public procurement, issued in April 2017 by C.H. Beck in the Large Commentary He has also co-authored the comprehensive Public Procurement Methodology in accordance with the Act No. 137/2006 Coll., on Public Contracts, prepared for the Ministry of Regional Development, and an extensive commentary on the Act on Public Procurement He has extensive knowledge of EU Law related to public procurement and concessions, including both domestic and European courts practice and administrative decisions of the Office for the Protection of Competition In 2012 he successfully completed his post-graduate studies in Public Procurement Law and Policy at the University of Nottingham in the UK led by Professor Sue Arrowsmith and earned the Master of Laws degree (LL.M.) He is a holder of the mediator certificate based on the Act No. 202/2012 Coll., on Mediation, entitling him to perform the position of a registered mediator to settle commercial and other legal disputes. Within his specialization he has been continuously publishing articles in professional publications.
SERVICES RENDERED Public Procurement Our
specialized legal team has successfully completed several hundreds of tender procedures for its clients worth tens of billions of Czech crowns In the area of public procurement, we provide comprehensive legal services including, in particular, elaboration of analyses, evaluation and setting of appropriate concepts for resolving particular projects, including identification and evaluation of potential risks from the point of view of Czech law, EU legislation and decision-making practice of the Office for the Protection of Competition and the Court of Justice of the European Union We also provide services consisting in the administration of tender procedures, including the preparation of all necessary contract documentation, legal audits (due diligence) of such pro-
cedures, representation of clients in proceedings before the Office for the Protection of Competition or courts as well as training and methodology in the field of public procurement We provide support in the field of electronic tender procedures and central purchasing.
Concessions, PPP Projects As
a result of our long-term experience and expertise, we are able to provide the most extensive legal support to the contracting entities Our legal support related to concessions and PPP projects particularly includes the preparation of concepts and analyses of suitable models for implementation of PPP projects (including concession projects), preparation of concession documentation or comprehensive execution of a tender (concession) procedure itself or the competitive dialogue for infrastructural projects.
State Aid State
aid supplements the agenda in the area of public investments We provide services consisting in advisory and consultancy activities related to state aid and counsel on appropriate solutions, including preparation of relevant documentation in accordance with the EU rules; we are also able to represent our clients during meetings and proceedings before the Office for the Protection of Competition or the European Commission or other EU institutions.
IT/ICT Law For
this specific field, we have a team of experienced experts who have long-term practical expertise in this particular area Our legal services include comprehensive solutions of legal issues connected with the acquisition of software and hardware as well as management and maintenance of extensive computer networks, implementation of software applications, development and operation of data centers, complete or partial outsourcing of ICT with regard to other legal aspects (e.g. labor law, protection of intellectual property with a focus on copyright, etc.), legal advice regarding protection