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In the field of mergers and acquisitions HAVEL & PARTNERS is the best law firm in the Czech Republic and Slovakia thanks to global Corporate INTL award (2016). Since 2009, HAVEL PARTNERS has & been the number one law firm by the number of deals according to Mergermarket and EMIS DealWatch. In Slovakia, HAVEL PARTNERS was named the Law & Firm of the Year for mergers and acquisitions (2015), and recently received the prestigious global M&A Today Awards (2013–2018) for the sixth time in a row.
OUR VISION Our vision is to be the leading Czech-Slovak law firm, consistently providing services reflecting the highest international standards in the legal profession. In line with this vision, we always aim to strengthen the excellent relationships we have with our clients and business partners so that they may maximise the effect of our legal services on their business plans or other objectives. We strive to create a genuine, mutually beneficial business partnership with our clients.
OUR APPROACH We are a business-oriented law firm with a pro-active approach. With a team of highly qualified lawyers, our top priorities include client care and time flexibility. We take an individual and personal approach to each client and in finding a proper solution for their needs. We strive to provide services with high added value, to create excellent and lasting business relations with clients, and to provide services in a manner exceeding our clients’ expectations. Our lawyers are sought by clients for their comprehensive legal advice, strategic thinking, and their desire to succeed, as well as for their ability to complete our clients’ transactions successfully and effectively assert their business interests.
care sector, on the acquisition of an equity interest in the Slovak company Pro Diagnostic Group, one of the leading operators of radiology and nuclear medicine in Slovakia PressMedia: Legal advice to PressMedia on the acquisition of a majority shareholding in JAS ČR, a wholesale network for the distribution of cigarettes, electronic cigarettes and tobacco products HP TRONIC: Legal advice to the HP TRONIC group on the acquisition of a majority shareholding in DATART from other shareholders, and on the subsequent consolidation of the two companies into a new structure with the capital participation of Genesis Private Equity Fund III (long-term client of HAVEL & PARTNERS) Dr. Max: Legal advice to Dr. Max, a company operating the largest pharmacy network in the Czech Republic and belonging in the portfolio of the Penta Investments investment group, on the acquisition of Farmanea and Farmakop pharmacy chains in Serbia Liberec: Legal advice to the chartered city of Liberec and its municipal corporation, SAJ, on a change of the operator of the Ještěd ski resort, and negotiating the terms and conditions of future operation of the resort with the new operator – the Tatra Mountain Resorts group
MAJOR REPRESENTATIVE TRANSACTIONS Accolade: Legal advice to the Czech investment group Accolade on its acquisition of LETIŠTĚ BRNO operating, under a long-term lease from the South Moravia Region, the Brno-Tuřany International Airport, the second-largest airport in the Czech Republic Ribera Salud Grupo: Legal advice to Ribera Salud Grupo, a large international investor in the health-
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