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Clifford Chance

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Emil  Holub

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Clifford Chance

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Real estate


Emil Holub is head of Prague's real estate practice and widely recognised as one of the top real estate lawyers in the Czech Republic. His extensive experience in all aspects of real estate law includes specialisation in real estate M&A and development projects in both the Czech Republic and the region as a whole. Emil's involvement in the majority of the large-scale transactions that have taken place over the last two decades in the Czech Republic has gained him comprehensive and significant market-recognised expertise.


Suffolk University, Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A., 1992
Regensburg University, Germany, 1993
Masaryk University, Brno Master degree in Law (Mgr.) 1994
TMC Asser Institute, The Hague, Netherlands, Post-graduate studies in International Trade Law 1995
Admitted as an advokat in Czech Republic 1997

Czech Republic

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Clifford Chance's recent caseload includes acting for banks in disputes arising out of insolvency proceedings and handling a range of commercial, shareholder and construction disputes. Emil Holub and Miloš Felgr are the key names to note.

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Projects and energy

Within: Projects and energy

Clifford Chance has seen an increase in project financing and litigation instructions. The team lost Petr Zákoucký to Dentons, and is now jointly led by Alex Cook, Miloš Felgr,  Emil Holub and David Koláček. Recent highlights include advising a local bank on the project financing of wind power plants. Clients include Československá obchodní banka and Mitsui & Co.

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Real estate and construction

Within: Leading individuals

Emil Holub - Clifford Chance

Within: Real estate and construction

Clifford Chance's real estate practice is 'among the best'. The team, which is jointly led by the highly regarded Emil Holub and real estate financing specialist Miloš Felgr, covers the full gamut of real estate matters across a wide range of sectors. It advised Atrium European Management on the disposal of a shopping centre; acted for J&T Banka on the financing for the acquisition of Chatham; and advised Goldman Sachs International on the Czech aspects of the refinancing of Residomo. Its client list also features CPI Property Group, Cromwell European Management Services, PFCEE Dutch Holding and Independent Capital Group. Senior associate Milan Rákosník is also noted.

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