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Kocián Šolc Balaštík

PRAGUE 1, JUNGMANNOVA 745/24, 110 00, CZECH REPUBLIC
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Work +420 224 103 316
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www.ksb.cz
Karlovy Vary, Ostrava, Prague

Czech Republic

Banking, finance and capital markets
Banking, finance and capital markets - ranked: tier 3

Kocián Šolc Balaštík

The ‘business-mindedKocián Šolc Balaštík advised Energo-Pro as sponsor on the €221m financing for the construction of a hydropower plant in Karakurt, Turkey. Petr Kasík and Martin Krejčí are the department co-heads.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 1

Kocián Šolc Balaštík

Kocián Šolc Balaštík handles a wide range of M&A transactions. It advised Hexpol on its acquisition of Trelleborg Material & Mixing Lesina from the Trelleborg Group. It also advised Cercl Green on its disposal of Green Gas International to ML Green Netherlands. Dagmar Dubecká heads the M&A group, Petr Kasík heads the corporate team and Martin Šolc has ‘a great reputation’. Martin Kubík, Jan Dědič and recently promoted partner Christian Blatchford are also noted.

Leading individuals

Martin Šolc - Kocián Šolc Balaštík

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 1

Kocián Šolc Balaštík

Kocián Šolc Balaštík provides ‘enormously consistent and clear’ advice. It successfully represented Heineken (Česká republika) in arbitration proceedings relating to a claim under a share sale and purchase agreement. It has also been acting for Energo-Pro in an ICSID dispute against Bulgaria. Team head Pavel Dejl is praised for his ‘understanding of client needs’; recently promoted partner Sylvie Sobolová is also recommended.

Leading individuals

Pavel Dejl - Kocián Šolc Balaštík

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 4

Kocián Šolc Balaštík

Kocián Šolc Balaštík’s ‘highly recommended’ team acts for domestic and international clients such as Astellas Pharma, Lidl Česká republika, Rockaway Travel and Národní divadlo. Václav Rovenský and Michal Kašpárek are recommended.

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Projects and energy
Projects and energy - ranked: tier 2

Kocián Šolc Balaštík

With ‘deep industry knowledge’, Kocián Šolc Balaštík stands out for its ‘strong’ expertise in energy projects. It advised Energo-Pro on the financing for the construction of a hydropower plant in Karakurt, Turkey. It has also been advising Biomass to Energy Benkovac and Biomass to Energy Ž on the construction of two biomass power plants in Croatia. Václav Rovenský specialises in energy and environmental law. Dagmar Dubecká and Christian Blatchford are also noted.

Leading individuals

Václav Rovenský - Kocián Šolc Balaštík

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Real estate and construction
Real estate and construction - ranked: tier 4

Kocián Šolc Balaštík

Kocián Šolc Balaštík advised VGP on complex leasing arrangements in connection with the warehouse facilities in a logistic park in Jeneč to 4PX, and acted for YIT Stavoon on its acquisition of a residential project in Prague’s Košíře quarter. Jiří Horník, Václav Rovenský and Martin Krejčí are noted.

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TMT
TMT - ranked: tier 3

Kocián Šolc Balaštík

Kocián Šolc Balaštík assisted DopData with its acquisition of Globdata, and advised on the launch and development of used software for SoftwarePro in the Czech Republic and Slovakia. Drahomír Tomašuk is noted.

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Tax
Tax - ranked: tier 2

Kocián Šolc Balaštík

The ‘experienced’ team at Kocián Šolc Balaštík advised Dubai Aviation on the tax aspects of an aircraft sublease and advised MMD Monitors & Displays Nederland on the direct and indirect tax impacts of a cross-border merger. Helena Navrátilová is recommended.

Leading individuals

Helena Navrátilová - Kocián Šolc Balaštík

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