Schoenherr Head of Banking & Finance in the Czech Republic Ondrej Havlicek has been promoted to a Local Partner with the firm’s Czech office.
PRK Partners, working alongside Luther, has advised the shareholder of the I.G. Bauherin Group on its sale to US automotive supplier Lear Corporation. Mayer Brown reportedly advised the Lear Corporation.
On July 7, four leading lawyers from Austria, the Czech Republic, Hungary, and Ukraine sat down for a virtual round table moderated by CEE Legal Matters Managing Editor Radu Cotarcea to discuss the increasing prominence of ESG issues and their impact on M&A transactions, due diligence procedures, and the role of the lawyers themselves.
Kocian Solc Balastik has advised Prazska Plynarenska on obtaining financing from banks and the Prague municipality to build up its gas reserves for the winter.
JSK and Solivan have advised Topforsport on its acquisition of shares in Eleven Teamsports Polska from Robert Julga.
Kocian Solc Balastik has advised arranger J&T IB and Capital Markets on J&T Banka's issuance of subordinated unsecured income certificates without a maturity date.
Kocian Solc Balastik has advised British architecture firm William Matthews Associates on the agreements for the new Prague headquarters project for Sprava Zeleznic, the Czech National Railway Administration.