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ROWAN LEGAL, advokátní kancelář s.r.o. We are a leading Czech and Slovak law firm with 27 years of experience in the marketplace. Our clients include some of the largest national and multinational corporations, including public institutions, which we provide comprehensive legal support on key projects. 27 years of marketplace experience Nearly 50 experienced specialists
4 offices – Prague, Brno, Bratislava, Riga Member of MULTILAW network
Our clients rely on us for full legal services, and we are especially recognized and regularly highly commended for our expertise in the areas of corporate and commercial law, dispute resolution and arbitration, intellectual property law, and IT and telecommunications law. Our established areas of strength are also public investment and competition law. We also have a very strong tax department. We are regular winners of Law Firm of the Year awards. On an international level, we are highly placed in the rankings of both Chambers & Partners and The Legal 500 on a regular basis. We are a member for the Czech and Slovak Republics of MULTILAW, an exclusive global group of law firms. Our longstanding involvement in the Steering Committee of this association enables us to contribute to the provision of specialized legal services in more than 50 countries.
CORPORATE LAW ROWAN LEGAL provides comprehensive legal advice in the area of company law, both to domestic companies and the subsidiaries of multinationals. This advice covers everything from long-term management of corporate affairs, the preparation and review of corporate structures, and changes in corporate and group structures, company transformations and group restructuring, to the formation of joint ventures and the conclusion of shareholder agreements. Our lawyers also have a wealth of experience in transactions related to family businesses, where the sellers are the founders. Our office also focuses on supporting start-up projects.
Last year we provided: Comprehensive legal and tax support within estab-
lishment of a private equity fund focusing in particular on investments in the engineering industry in CEE. Comprehensive legal and tax support to EDUA Group within restructuring of the whole group, including mergers, demergers, establishment of new companies as well as set-up of employment and contractual matters within the group.
COMPETITION LAW We provide a complete portfolio of legal services relating to Czech and European competition law. We advise our clients on all aspects of Czech and European