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Weil, Gotshal & Manges s.r.o. advokátní kancelář

CHARLES BRIDGE CENTRE, KRIZOVNICKE NAMESTI 193/2, 110 00 PRAHA 1, CZECH REPUBLIC
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Czech Republic

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

Weil, Gotshal & Manges s.r.o. advokátní kancelář

Highlights for Weil, Gotshal & Manges s.r.o. advokátní kancelář included advising GE Capital on several mandates, such as providing regulatory advice regarding the IPO of 57% of shares of Moneta Money Bank. Karel Drevinek is recommended.

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

Weil, Gotshal & Manges s.r.o. advokátní kancelář

The ‘experienced’ practice at Weil, Gotshal & Manges s.r.o. advokátní kancelář handles a range of complex, multi-jurisdictional M&A. Highlights included advising ČEZ on its contemplated €151m sale of a Czech coal-fired power plant to Czech Coal Group, and advising Unipetrol on the €757m merger of its refineries into Unipetrol RPA. Petr Severa, Karel Drevinek, Roman Janeček and Vladimír Kykal are key members of the practice, which is headed by Karel Muzikar.

Leading individuals

Karel Drevinek - Weil, Gotshal & Manges s.r.o. advokátní kancelář

Karel Muzikar - Weil, Gotshal & Manges s.r.o. advokátní kancelář

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 1

Weil, Gotshal & Manges s.r.o. advokátní kancelář

Weil, Gotshal & Manges s.r.o. advokátní kancelář’s ‘flexible’ team is ‘well respected’ in the market. It has been acting for the Czech Republic and the Czech Ministry of Finance as respondents in a number of investor-state arbitrations arising from changes in Czech legislation concerning the production of electricity from solar radiation. Karel Muzikar and Karolina Horakova head the team. Martin Kramar and Roman Vojta, who has ‘strong business acumen’, are also noted.

Leading individuals

Karolina Horakova - Weil, Gotshal & Manges s.r.o. advokátní kancelář

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Projects and energy
Projects and energy - ranked: tier 1

Weil, Gotshal & Manges s.r.o. advokátní kancelář

Weil, Gotshal & Manges s.r.o. advokátní kancelář regularly advises on energy and infrastructure projects, and has particular expertise in the transport sector. The team has been advising the Road and Motorway Directorate of the Czech Republic on several matters, including disputes, in relation to the D47 highway in the Czech Republic. ČEZ Group is also a key client. Karel Muzikar and Petr Severa jointly head the team.

Leading individuals

Karel Muzikar - Weil, Gotshal & Manges s.r.o. advokátní kancelář

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Real estate and construction
Real estate and construction - ranked: tier 2

Weil, Gotshal & Manges s.r.o. advokátní kancelář

Weil, Gotshal & Manges s.r.o. advokátní kancelář is noted for its expertise in construction and infrastructure projects, and also handles contentious construction cases. The team is representing the Road and Motorway Directorate of the Czech Republic in disputes concerning the quality and pricing of the D47 motorway. Karel Muzikar and Petr Severa head the team.

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TMT
TMT - ranked: tier 2

Weil, Gotshal & Manges s.r.o. advokátní kancelář

Weil, Gotshal & Manges s.r.o. advokátní kancelář’s ‘prompt’ team has ‘in-depth knowledge’ and provides ‘easy-to-follow’ advice. It advised O2 Czech Republic on competition and regulatory issues relating to the roll-out of the 4G telecoms network in the Czech Republic. Facebook is also a key client. Karel Muzikar heads the team.

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