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Havel, Holásek & Partners s.r.o., attorneys-at-law Havel, Holásek & Partners, with offices in Prague, Brno, Ostrava, and Bratislava, has a team of more than 180 lawyers, 100 associates and more than 500 employees, including 130 employees of the affiliated collection agency Cash Collectors, and is the largest independent Czech-Slovak law firm in central Europe. We provide comprehensive, top quality legal services in all areas of legal practice and to clients engaged in diverse areas of business in the Czech Republic and Slovakia.
OUR CLIENTS Our clients include large international companies, leading Czech and Slovak firms, including strategic state-owned companies and public sector authorities, as well as medium-size businesses, individual entrepreneurs, and investors. We advise approximately 70 of the Fortune 500 companies, and almost 50 of the Czech Top 100 companies. Havel, Holásek & Partners currently provides its services to more than 1,000 clients.
INTERNATIONAL APPROACH We have the most comprehensive international support available to both Czech and Slovak law firms. We provide legal advice in 12 world languages in more than 60 countries around the globe. Up to 70 % of the transactions we deal with involve an international aspect. We closely cooperate with leading international law firms in Europe, Asia, North America, Africa, and
Australia. Thus, our clients have access to international and local know-how and expertise through more than 30,000 lawyers in nearly 160 countries.
SUPERIOR LANGUAGE SKILLS We provide legal services in Czech, Slovak, English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, Polish, Hungarian, and Ukrainian.
AWARDS We are the most successful and the most comprehensive law firm in the Czech Republic and Slovakia, according to the total number of nominations and awards received in all years of the Law Firm of the Year award for Best Client Service (2015–2016), and is the holder of the Czech Law Firm of the Year award (2015). Havel, Holásek & Partners was also repeatedly named the best law firm in the Czech Republic by the international rating agency Who’s Who Legal Awards for the sixth time in the past seven years. Havel, Holásek & Partners has also achieved global recognition from clients. Thanks to the prestigious Client Choice Awards, conferred by the International Law Office, is the best rated law firm in the Czech Republic by clients. In the field of mergers and acquisitions Havel, Holásek & Partners is the best law firm in the Czech Republic and Slovakia thanks to global Corporate INTL award (2016). Since 2009, Havel, Holásek & Partners has been