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Ambruz & Dark Deloitte Legal s.r.o., advokátní kancelář Ambruz & Dark Deloitte Legal is a law firm, which, due to its high standard of delivered legal services and expertise, personnel and technology, as well as the employees’ command of languages, is among the leading law firms in the Czech Republic. The firm has offices in major Czech cities: Prague, Pilsen, Brno and Ostrava and it currently represents a large number of clients from the Czech Republic and abroad. We are a part of the worldwide Deloitte Legal network of law firms, comprising over 2 000 lawyers associated with the worldwide network of Deloitte’s experts. In the Czech Republic, services are provided by more than 40 lawyers. Ambruz Dark Deloitte Legal belongs among the & new generation law firms, thanks to its close cooperation with other Deloitte professionals from tax, accounting, audit, financial and corporate advisory and consulting. Therefore Ambruz & Dark Deloitte Legal is able to provide full-scope services based on its clients’ needs. The law firm delivers comprehensive services in all legal areas with an impact on business and entrepreneurship. The clients include multinational companies as well as large and medium-sized domestic businesses from the Czech Republic. Ambruz Dark Deloitte Legal & provides advisory services in Czech and also in six other languages (English, German, French, Russian, Slovak and Spanish). In its daily work, Ambruz & Dark Deloitte Legal draws on the collective expertise of the
global Deloitte and Deloitte Legal network, which makes it possible for the firm to deliver international projects. Thanks to its expertise and close cooperation with tax, valuation and transaction advisory professionals, Ambruz Dark Deloitte Legal has been, for & a long time, a sought-after legal advisor in M & A. In 2015, it received the Law Firm of the Year award, whereby it was recommended as a legal firm in the M A & category. With the addition of new trainee lawyers as well as experienced attorneys-at-law, the M & A team was significantly extended in the past year. Besides legal advisory on transactions, including negotiation, preparation of related documentation and due diligence, a specialised team of group restructuring experts has been established within the M & A team. In 2015, the restructuring team delivered 34 domestic and cross-border restructuring projects concerning retail, consumer products, software, the media, real estate and development in the energy and heavy industries, such as the automotive and mining industries, thus representing one of the largest Czech restructuring legal practices in terms of volume. In cooperation with legal and other professionals from Deloitte’s global offices, we provide clients with solutions aimed at delivering efficient and effective group management and asset allocation, suitable risk distribution, cost reduction or business expansion planning.