Pavel Dejl has been appointed to Managing Partner at Kocian Solc Balastik as of August 1, 2022, taking over from Petr Kasik.
Dejl has expertise in competition and dispute resolution. According to KSB, "in addition to managing the firm, Dejl will continue to focus on competition and unfair competition law and litigation and arbitration."
Specializing in corporate and M&A, Kasik has been heading the firm since 2021 (as reported by CEE Legal Matters on February 10, 2021).
According to KSB, the promotion is "a part of the firm’s planned rotation. Together with Jiri Hornik, Kasik remains a member of KSB’s three-member management committee and both will continue to support the Managing Partner."
"I would like to thank Kasik for his leadership during this challenging time and I hope that I will continue his work successfully," Dejl commented.
"Thanks to Pavel's skills and experience, I am confident that the firm is in the right hands," Kasik added.