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CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang, advokáti, v.o.s. CMS was among the first foreign law firms to open in the Czech Republic in 1991. Hence, having 25 years of experience in the local market, CMS offers a full range of commercial legal services and extensive experience and knowledge of the local landscape. We have a team of more than 35 Czech and internationally qualified lawyers based in our Prague office. Whether you plan to conduct a transaction or conclude a commercial agreement under Czech or English law, we have the resources available ‘on the ground’ to staff it locally. Our practice groups have advised on some of the highest profile transactions in the financial services, TMC, energy, consumer products, automotive, life sciences and real estate sectors in the Czech Republic. We strive to develop strong, long-term relationships with our clients and pride ourselves on the fact that many our transactional clients retain us for on-going legal work and more strategic projects for many years after the initial instruction. If you need legal support in the Czech Republic, be it on the expansion of your business through an acquisition or greenfield investment, complex regulatory issues or your day-to-day business operations, please contact one of our team.
YOUR WORLD FIRST Every day your world is changing – presenting new challenges, new risks – but also new opportunities. CMS has more than 4,500law and tax experts based across 71 international offices, who help organisations thrive in changing times. In a competitive legal market, we stand apart through our deep commitment to understanding our clients’ business and the sectors and countries in which we operate. Through our technical rigour, strategic expertise and deep focus on building long-term partnerships, we are committed to putting our clients and their business success first.
ADVISING ON HEADLINE TRANSACTIONS AND CASES Corporate Experience: Mid Europa Partners on the sale of Alpha Medical and
AeskuLab businesses in Slovakia and the Czech Republic to Unilabs, the largest healthcare transaction in Central Europe since 2008. AIG on the sale of some of its assets in Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Slovakia, Hungary and Poland to Fairfax. Nordic Partners on the EUR 175 m sale of Hamé to Oslo-listed food group Orkla. Erste Group Bank on its joint venture with Global Payments, a leading worldwide provider of payment technology solutions, and CaixaBank for providing merchant acquiring and payment processing ser-