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the Czech Republic to receive such award for the third time (previously in 2008 and 2009). Skils’ Leading position on the Czech legal services market is also confirmed by independent studies published in internationally recognized publications such as Chambers Global and Chambers Europe, The European Legal 500 or IFLR 1000.
and humanitarian principles within the society. The endowment fund builds on the extensive charitable work provided by the law firm Skils.
Our law firm is regularly ranked in top tiers especially in areas including commercial, financial, corporate, competition and antitrust, environmental and energy law, infrastructure development and other major projects, and dispute resolution. Pro bono work is deeply rooted in our culture and so is the conviction that volunteering our skills to those less fortunate in our society belongs among the highest values a law firm can hold. For example, Skils advises the Charta 77 Foundation (Nadace Charty 77), a charitable organization that pioneered fundraising for humanitarian purposes in the Czech Republic following the Velvet Revolution of 1989. The Barriers Account (Konto Bariery) is the main project of the Charta 77 Foundation, which focuses on helping people with disabilities. Skils is also rendering legal assistance to Czech Cystic Fibrosis Association, a non-profit organization dedicated to improving quality of life and life expectancy for people living with cystic fibrosis, or to the Endowment Fund of the Bátor Tábor Foundation in the Czech Republic. Bátor Tábor (which means “Camp Courage”) was established by a Hungarian foundation focused on providing free therapeutic recreation programs for children with cancer, diabetes, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis or hemophilia. We ale also advising the Club for Old Prague and the Hippotherapy Centre Mirákl, a charitable organization, which organizes hippotherapy courses. Skils s.r.o. advokátní kancelář is also the main partner of the Skils – Endowment Fund. The Fund was established at the beginning of 2009 as the WEIL, GOTSHAL – Endowment Fund in order to contribute to the improvement and advancement of the quality of life of individuals, the development of spiritual and material values, and the exercise of human rights
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