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STAROMESTKA 3, 811 03 BRATISLAVA, SLOVAKIA
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Work +421 2 5441 4441
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www.cechova.sk

Tomas Maretta

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Work +421254414441
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Cechová & Partners

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Areas of Practise: Competition Law and Merger Control, Administrative Law, Joint Ventures, Contract Law, Corporate Law, M&A and Commercial Law

Position

Partner

Career

Tomas Maretta is a partner in Cechova & Partners. He is an expert in the area of competition and antitrust law. During his eighteen-years practice in the firm he has been involved in a number of transactions and was instrumental mainly in antitrust and merger control advice. He successfully assisted to a number of international and domestic undertakings being active mainly in pharmaceutical, chemical, automotive, energy and manufacturing industries, engineering, banking and private equity sectors in connection with local merger clearances. Tomas has been also providing diverse advice with respect to cartel agreements, bid rigging in public procurement, vertical practices, dominance issues and abusive practices and has been representing clients in cartel proceedings at the AMO and courts. He also advised clients on the various aspects of claims for damages under Slovak law. In 2004, (as an external counsel in cooperation with Ashurst) Tomas drafted the Slovak chapter for the Study on damages for the breach of national and EC competition law for the European Commission. During his practice, Tomas also gained significant experience in the area of corporate, M&A and commercial law.

Languages

Slovak, English

Member

Slovak Bar Association

Education

Tomas graduated from the Law Faculty of Comenius University in Bratislava and gained M.A. in 1999.


Slovakia

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Cechová & Partners’ ‘very good’ team is a popular choice for FMCG transactions. Katarina Cechova and Tomas Maretta advised Karlovarské minerální vody on purchasing Selecta Group’s operations in Slovakia, which included handling the due diligence and transactional structuring. Tomas Rybar is another name to note.

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