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Concurrently, we regularly place among top recommended law firms in the public procurement and ICT law sector in this prestige competition held by epravo.cz under the auspice of the Ministry of Justice and the Czech Bar Association. For several years we have defended the 9001:2008 ISO certification issued by the renowned certification institution of NQA. The subject-matter of the certification is „Provision of legal services, counselling on public investments and public procurement“.
SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY MT Legal, besides its legal practice, is a long-term supporter of selected charity projects of non-profit organisations and foundations. We cooperate or through our pro bono activities we support significant humanitarian organizations such as Člověk v tísni and Konto bariéry. The cooperation with foundation Konto bariéry resulted in the founding firm´s foundation MT Legal and concurrently we became one of the major partners of Konto bariéry. Besides, we also support other particular projects such as a help to abandoned or disadvantaged children, through the cooperation with the Tereza Maxová Foundation, or the health and reconditioning stays for children from the Ukraine held by the Social foundation fund of the city of Brno known as The homes of those in need (“Domovy potřebných”). In the area of sports we support the HC Kometa Brno hockey team, as well as some handicapped athletes through the Czech foundation of the sports representation. In 2014, our company MT Legal became a member of Business Leaders Forum (BLF) which is a platform associating socially responsible businessmen and firms fulfilling social responsibility with their principles. BLF is a part of prestige international organizations International Business Leaders Forum and CSR Europe.
PARTNERS Tomáš Machurek One of the founding members and the Chairman of the Executive Committee of the Association for Public Contracts;
of suggestions and observations of the law firm on the draft Act on Public Procurement which is now being prepared in accordance with the new European legislation; Direct co-author of Act No. 137/2006 Coll., on Public Contracts, prepared in cooperation with the Ministry for Regional Development; Co-author of the extensive commentary regarding the Act on Public Contracts (ASPI 2006). Also played an important role in preparing the comprehensive Public Procurement Methodology in accordance with Act No. 137/2006 Coll., on Public Contracts; Is a member of the appellate committee of the Chairman of the Office for Protection of Competition for the area of public procurement; Has been giving numerous presentations at various seminars, conferences and workshops and has published articles in professional publications for several years. Milan Šebesta several years his main focus has been public procurement law, particularly in relation to IT/ICT law, energy and utilisation of EU funds; Member of the team for suggestions and observations of the law firm on the draft Act on Public Procurement which is now being prepared in accordance with the new European legislation; Besides being a direct co-author of Act No. 137/2006 Coll., on Public Contracts, he is also a co-author of the comprehensive Public Procurement Methodology in accordance with Act No. 137/2006 Coll., on Public Contracts, prepared for the Ministry for Regional Development, and extensive commentary on the Act on Public Contracts (ASPI 2006); In 2011 successfully completed his post-graduate studies in Public Procurement Law and Policy at the University of Nottingham in the UK lead by Professor Sue Arrowsmith and earned the Master of Laws degree (LL.M.); Is a holder of the mediator certificate based on Act No. 202/2012 Coll., on Mediation, entitling him to perform the position of a registered mediator to settle commercial and other legal disputes; Has been continuously giving numerous presentations and publishing articles in professional publications. For