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ŘANDA HAVEL LEGAL advokátní kancelář s.r.o. Top-quality legal services are a matter of course. We don’t see just another task ahead of us, we see our clients’ future. We share their vision and look at everything from a broader perspective. During our fourteen years on the legal market we’ve put together a stable team of first-class lawyers who are all experts in their specific areas of law. We have also built up a stable list of both domestic and international clients, from multinational companies who sit at the top of their industries to successful entrepreneurs, private entities and public institutions. As a member of the European alliance act legal, we are a convenient and trusted one-stop shop for clients with legal affairs abroad. With almost 400 top corporate lawyers, tax consultants and business experts under its umbrella, act legal is the very first choice for top-quality legal services in Europe. Thanks to our thorough understanding of Czech law and the domestic market, as well as our extensive experience, we offer comprehensive legal services in all key areas of the law. The top quality of our services is reflected in the results of the prestigious “Law Firm of the Year” awards, in which we were named Law Firm of the Year 2018 in the category of Energy and Energy Projects and were ranked in 12 other categories – Development and Real Estate Projects, IT Law, Public Procurement, IP, Restructuring and Insolvency, Competition, M & A, Dispute Resolution and Arbitration, Banking
and Finance, Telecommunications and Media, Corporate Law and Labour Law. In addition to these achievements, the prestigious international rating agencies Chambers & Partners, The Legal 500 and IFLR1000 annually recommend our office, as well as its associates. We are one of the few Czech law firms that provides comprehensive legal services to all segments of the energy market, including photovoltaics and the construction of power plants for the production or processing of electricity, heat and gas, and energy recovery of waste. We also advise on mergers and acquisitions, where we have prepared hundreds of transactions for companies operating in a wide range of areas, as well as in dispute resolutions from almost all sectors of the economy.
SELECTED PUBLISHABLE CASES In recent years, we have provided the Jufa Investment Group – one of the quickest growing owners of photovoltaic power plants in the Czech Republic – with legal advice in connection with its purchase of most of the 26 solar photovoltaic plants that currently comprise Jufa’s portfolio. We also represented the owners of ASTRATEX, the leader in on-line sales of lingerie, in the sale of their majority stake to the investment group Hartenberg Holding. We provided further legal advice to the owners in selling their shares in New Presence