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ŘANDA HAVEL LEGAL advokátní kancelář s.r.o. ŘANDA HAVEL LEGAL has provided legal services to both Czech and foreign companies, entrepreneurs, private entities and public institutions since 2005. Thanks to a thorough knowledge of Czech law, the domestic market and its extensive experience, ŘANDA HAVEL LEGAL offers comprehensive legal services in all key areas of law. ŘANDA HAVEL LEGAL’s clients include companies that are the number one in their fields - whether domestically or abroad. ŘANDA HAVEL LEGAL is one of the few Czech law firms that provides comprehensive legal services to all segments of the energy market, including photovoltaics, engineering and supplying of industrial facilities. Significantly, it also profiles in mergers and acquisitions and dispute resolution. ŘANDA HAVEL LEGAL is one of the founding members of the international association ACT LEGAL (www.actlegal.com), which officially started operations in 2017. With almost 300 first-class corporate lawyers, tax consultants and business experts, ACT LEGAL will be the very first choice for top-quality legal advice in Europe. For domestic and foreign persons, ACT LEGAL will provide a convenient one-stop shop for assistance with their legal affairs in Europe.
MOST SIGNIFICANT TRANSACTIONS Over the last two years ŘANDA HAVEL LEGAL provided Jufa Investment Group with legal advice in connec-
tion with the purchase of most of the 22 solar photovoltaic plants, with a total installed capacity 69 MW, that currently comprise Jufa’s portfolio, including the Brno Tuřany photovoltaic power plant, one of the largest Czech solar parks. Currently, ŘANDA HAVEL LEGAL provides comprehensive legal advice to Exportní garanční a pojišťovací společnost, a.s. in connection with the credit insurance for export financing the construction of the coal-fired Adularya power plant in Turkey. ŘANDA HAVEL LEGAL also provides legal advice to G-Team a.s. in connection with the reconstruction of the Chvaletice Power Plant as well as with the insolvency proceedings being conducted with the original general contractor of the project. However, the area of dispute resolution that the firm covers is much broader. In its portfolio of completed litigation proceedings are disputes from most sectors of the economy. ŘANDA HAVEL LEGAL also regularly represents its clients in acquisitions and transactions in the field of technology and online services. For example, ŘANDA HAVEL LEGAL provided legal services to Seznam.cz in connection with its acquisition of stream.cz, sprace. cz and mapy.cz. The firm also represented Adexpres. com, s.r.o. in connection with the acquisition of the agency INBORN, s.r.o. In the field of real estate, ŘANDA HAVEL LEGAL represented Blackstone in connection with its sale of the