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of two leading Czech banks and acquisitions of significant Czech industrial and energy companies. He has participated in projects to create standard bank documentation and comprehensive loan contracts, as well as financing of development projects in the banking and financing sectors. He has also been actively involved in significant international projects in the areas of real estate and construction, including construction of investment projects, residential projects and projects involving extensive shopping centres. In the area of dispute resolution, Martin Řanda has represented a leading international steel company in one of the largest court disputes in the Czech Republic. At present, he is focussing on real estate and construction, dispute resolution, general commercial law and corporate law. Martin Řanda’s experience also includes environmental law, including waste disposal. Martin Řanda has been recommended by leading international rating companies, specifically by Chambers and Partners, IFLR1000 and Legal 500. He speaks fluent English. Mgr. Ing. Jan Havel Throughout his career, Jan Havel has acquired extensive expert experience and knowledge in the area of commercial law, mergers and acquisitions and construction law focused on the energy sector and supplies of technological equipment and investment units, including international EPC contracts. He has provided consultancy within the framework of international acquisitions and sales of companies in the area of power engineering and has many years of experience providing legal advice in more than 80 complex investment and development projects in the power engineering sector, including nuclear facilities, in Europe, the Americas and Asia. He also focusses on general commercial law and corporate law, finance and banking, public contract law and environmental law, including waste disposal. Jan Havel has been recommended by the Legal 500 international rating company. He speaks fluent English, Russian and German. Mgr. Tomáš Rydvan During the course of his career, Tomáš Rydvan has provided consultancy during acquisitions by international and domestic investors in the Czech Republic and abroad, especially in the areas of banking, insurance, industry and real estate. He has substantial experience with loan and project financing, as well as contracts in the area of energy and investment units.
Tomáš Rydvan provides consultancy to tender callers and bidders in tender proceedings for public contracts during the preparation of bids and organisation of tender documentation, including representation in objection proceedings, proceedings before the Office for the Protection of Competition and during judicial reviews held before administrative courts. He has been recommended by the international Legal 500 publication for the area of IT. Tomáš Rydvan has been recommended by the Legal 500 international rating company. He speaks fluent English. Mgr. Alois Šatava Alois Šatava provides consultancy to purchasers and sellers within the framework of extensive international and medium-sized acquisitions and sales of companies active in various areas of industry and services, including acquisition financing for these transactions and post-acquisition restructuring. He has further experience with private equity transactions and has provided legal consultancy in the energy sector and in the area of supplies of technological units and equipment. He has participated in a number of international projects in the area of syndicated loans and bond financing both on the part of debtors and on the part of leading international institutions as creditors. Alois Šatava has been recommended by the Legal 500 international rating company. He speaks fluent English. Mgr. Iva Javorská, LL. M. Iva Javorská specialises in mergers and acquisitions and intellectual property. She has provided legal consultancy during the privatisation process and has completed a number of transactions in the areas of TMT and production. She is also well acquainted with the private equity sector, having worked for several years as in-house counsel for Investment Group. In the field of copyright she consults on matters relating to artists, architects and computer programme creators and licensing. Iva Javorská developed her copyright law experience while providing legal services to, amongst others, a leading television broadcaster in the Czech market, especially with regard to the rights of performing artists. She has extensive experience with contractual regulation of the development and implementation of information systems and technology, including integrated company management systems, and also participated in the acquisition of one of the top ten most significant antivirus software developers as well as in preparing its sample contract doc-