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PIERSTONE s.r.o., advokátní kancelář Pierstone is an international network of full service law firms and experts recognized by their commanding reputation in Technology, Media and Telecommunication law, Data Protection law and M & A. We are a frequent choice of transnational corporations, investment funds and international organizations. Ever since its founding in 2004, Pierstone has enjoyed a reputation as the premier law firm in Central and Eastern Europe for businesses focusing on technology. The Pierstone network has offices in Brussels, London, Moscow, and Prague.
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law and technology law data protection competition law and EU law regulation in telecommunications mergers and acquisitions media outsourcing public procurement commercial law corporate law dispute resolutions employment law
LEADING PARTNERS Jana Pattynová is one of the best experts for IT law, telecommunications law and data protection in Central and Eastern Europe. Her experiences include leading some of the largest IT and telecommunication transactions in the region as well as many projects of data protection implementation. Jana also lectures on GDPR and relating subjects, especially in the technology sector. Independent legal directories rank Jana consistently as a leading expert in technology, media and telecommunications law and data protection.
Tomas Schollaert enjoys a reputation as a leading technology lawyer in the region. Over more than 18 years, he has advised TMT clients in over 20 countries on important regulatory, competition and litigation cases. He successfully acted in the first cases that were handled under the EU antitrust and state aid rules in the new Member States of the EU. Tomas has practised in Brussels, Prague, London and Warsaw. He is a member of the Brussels Bar Association, the Czech Bar Association, the Brussels Antitrust Group, and has taught Competition and Telecommunications Law at the University of Leuven. He regularly speaks at international conferences.