Firms To Watch: Real estate and construction

Established by Ondřej Hampl, formerly of Bríza & Trubac, the real estate and construction team at VIDD Advokáti s.r.o. handles development projects, real estate financing, and construction disputes.

Real estate and construction in Czech Republic

Clifford Chance

Clifford Chance’s real estate practice has a strong track record in advising on complex and high-value projects, often within the retail and residential spheres. Additionally, the firm demonstrates aptitude in real estate finance and investment deals, and has recently been involved in numerous significant acquisitions and club financing transactions. Industry veteran Emil Holub leads the group and is well-versed in real estate M&A work, alongside Czech and Slovak qualified Miloš Felgr, who specialises in capital markets and real estate finance. Elsewhere, Aneta Disman oversees asset management in relation to both real estate and construction, whilst Milan Rákosník handles retail, logistics, and office real estate development.

Practice head(s):

Emil Holub; Miloš Felgr

Other key lawyers:

Aneta Disman; Milan Rákosník; Tereza Řehořová


‘Great value for a reasonable price.’

‘I have worked with Emil Holub and Aneta Disman mainly, and the cooperation was excellent even in a jurisdiction which was new for them. They have arranged local support but were able to get familiar with many specifics of the legal system of the other country. Both demonstrated their usual top level professional approach and resolved all issues in an efficient way. The cooperation is based on high level trust and using all modern approaches to a transaction project.’

‘Emil Holub is the best transactional lawyer in the Czech Republic and one of the absolute top lawyers in CE. His extensive experience has helped a lot in our cooperation.’

‘Aneta Disman has worked with Emil Holub for years and has excellent experience. She can offer a high-quality service that is close to Emil’s. She is also very empathetic in negotiations, which helps with interacting with difficult counterparties.’ 

‘Clifford Chance has the strongest real estate practice from all the law firms in the Czech market. This relates in particular to real estate and M&A transactions.’

‘The top trio of Emil Holub, Aneta Disman and Milan Rákosník are the go-to lawyers in the market for real estate.’

‘A great and well educated strong legal team with fantastic commercial awareness, far exceeding most firms on the Czech market.’

‘Milan Rákosník is a great thinker, always coming up with commercially astute solutions to complex problems.’

Key clients

G City Europe Limited

bpd partners

CA Immo

CBRE Investment Management

Commerz Real

Charnwood Company


Cromwell Real Estate and Cromwell EREIT


Europa Capital

Generali Real Estate


Heimstaden Bostad

J&T Real Estate


Mint Investments

White Star Real Estate

LCN Euro Property Holdings

Work highlights

  • Advised FINEP on the forward funding disposal of a large-scale residential project intended for long-term rent.
  • Supported G City Europe on its recent disposal of Atrium Palác Pardubice, a shopping centre located in the heart of Pardubice, and the adjacent land plot for EUR123.8m.
  • Advised G City Europe Limited in relation to a divestment of Optima, a shopping centre located in Košice, Slovakia, valued at EUR118m.


Acting for major domestic and international investors and developers, the real estate and construction group at CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang routinely advises on cross-border real estate deals locally and across the CEE and wider Europe. The firm handles traditional office real estate transactions, in addition to projects in the retail and logistics sectors. The team is co-led by Lukáš Hejduk who specialises in complex property transactions and real estate M&A, and Libor Prokéš, who oversees work relating to greenfield investments and construction projects. At the senior associate level, Lucie Smrkovská is a key practitioner within the practice, as is Ivana Lobotková, who also assists clients with investments and disposals of commercial real estate assets.

Practice head(s):

Lukáš Hejduk; Libor Prokeš

Other key lawyers:

Lucie Smrkovská; Ivana Lobotková


‘They are very professional, kind, always happy to support, I really trust their competence. They review the case from all aspects so that they can provide the best advice possible. They kindly explain everything I would like to know, so it makes it easier for me to accept the best possible solution.’

‘Experience, negotiation skills, orientation to detail, quick response time.’

‘The real estate team is very proactive and collaborative, they think out of the box and also are very detail oriented when needed. Cooperation was great and always in good spirit.’

Key clients

PIMCO Prime Real Estate


Garbe Industrial Real Estate

J&T / Concens


Penta Real Estate

Deka Immobilien


Work highlights

  • Advised PIMCO Real Estate on the fourth closing concerning the acquisition of 12 logistic properties by the joint venture between the client and VGP.
  • Advised J&T and Concens in relation to the phased sale of the newly built Class A multimodal industrial park at Ostrava Airport, located in Mošnov, to EQT Exeter.
  • Advised Bluehouse on the sale of a 330,000 sqm brownfield site in Ostrava, Hrušov, including a newly built 18,000 sqm warehouse building, to CTP.


Dentons’ real estate practice advises on the full gamut of matters, including asset management, regulatory concerns, development and construction, and property-related litigation. Active across the retail, residential, logistics, and office sectors, the firm also handles real estate financing. Leveraging its global network of offices, the firm is well positioned to undertake cross-border work and counts international investors and financial institutions amongst its roster of clients. The team is jointly led by Jiří Stržínek, who focuses on complex transactions, and Markéta Tvrdá, who covers acquisitions and disposals. Renowned practitioner Evan Lazar advises on cross-jurisdiction property and finance deals, whilst Jana Matisková assists clients with large projects locally, and Monika Kajanková advises on sale and lease agreements.

Practice head(s):

Jiří Stržínek; Markéta Tvrdá

Other key lawyers:

Evan Lazar; Jana Matisková; Monika Kajanková


‘Monika Kajanková sets herself apart with her quick reaction, astute appraisal of issues and constant ‘can do’ attitude.’

‘Skilful and experienced team which is able to lead and execute complex projects and transaction.’

‘Jana Matisková is an exceptional real estate practitioner and one of the best in the Czech Republic; she stands out over the rest of the team. She is hard-working and has in-depth knowledge of construction law. Great in depth knowledge of construction law.’

‘Jiri Stržínek has strong knowledge of the business and of the people in the real estate market.’ 

‘Markéta Tvrdá is smart, quick to deliver, and very experienced in real estate law.’

‘Monika Kajanková is a dealmaker with great experience – a client can be confident in her abilities. She is strong in her arguments, when necessary, detailed as to the due diligence process, and well-prepared for negotiations.’

‘Extensive real estate experience and practice, an excellent team, responsive, and nice to work with.’

‘Jiří Stržínek is a seasoned real estate lawyer and negotiator with vast experience on the market.’

Key clients

Plan B Investments

Generali real estate

EQT Exeter

Dostupné bydlené České spořitelny / Česká spořitelna










Marks and Spencer Czech Republic


CPI Property Group


Work highlights

  • Advised Plan B Investments on its acquisition of a 122,000sqm portfolio of 70 retail properties located in the Czech Republic and Slovakia from Trei Real Estate.
  • Advised Generali on its acquisition of a portfolio of eight retail properties across the Czech Republic from the DRFG Investment Group.
  • Advised Dostupné bydlení České spořitelny (“Affordable Housing of Česká spořitelna”) on its acquisition of an affordable housing project called PROSEK from the real estate developer FINEP.


Reputed for its expertise in the transactional elements of the field, Kinstellar’s real estate department is frequently engaged by major domestic and international clients, and often carries out cross-border work. The team routinely advises on real estate restructuring, development, planning and ESG matters, and energy-related concerns. Recently, the group has assisted with landmark deals relating to large institutional funds and logistics developers. Klára Štepánková heads the group with longstanding experience in the industry, and primarily focuses on distress deals and real estate finance. Kamil Blažek and Jan Juroška are notable members of the practice and specialise in transactional and corporate real estate work, respectively.

Practice head(s):

Klára Štěpánková

Other key lawyers:

Kamil Blažek; Jan Juroška


‘They work excellently together, have a great team spirit, professional approach, and are always there for the client!’

‘Absolutely professional approach, in-time deliveries, full understanding of the subject, excellent communication.’

Key clients



Accolade Group




Star Capital Finance

Columbia Threadneedle REP


Work highlights

  • Advised S IMMO AG on its acquisition of a portfolio of four prime property assets in the Czech Republic.
  • Advised Accolade Group in relation to the acquisition of Panattoni Ostrov Logistics Park with the ongoing development from a joint venture of Kajima and Panattoni.
  • Advised a client in relation to the development of a new robotic fulfilment centre for Amazon on a brownfield site.

White & Case, s.r.o., advokátní kancelář

The real estate practice of White & Case, s.r.o., advokátní kancelář is skilled at handling real estate transaction work, in addition to all aspects of real estate investment, financing and development. Regularly engaged by major domestic and global real estate corporations, the firm also handles the legal and tax elements of acquisitions, divestments, and portfolio sales. Adopting a multidisciplinary approach, the group frequently collaborates with its M&A, corporate, and tax departments to advise on fund formation, joint ventures, and asset management. The group is co-led by Petr Pánek, who oversees high-value real estate M&A transactions, and Václav Kubr, who assists clients with the development and construction of large-scale projects. Karel Petržela is a key practitioner within the team and leads various high-profile transactions.

Practice head(s):

Petr Pánek; Václav Kubr

Other key lawyers:

Karel Petržela; Marianna Galusová


‘The team is extremely client oriented and has knowledge of a wide range of legal areas, providing an excellent umbrella view. They always deliver exceptionally high-quality products and can be relied upon.’

‘Working with Václav Kubr and his team is a pleasure. The team always delivers high quality products, and you can rely on all areas and aspects being covered. Václav and his team are very diligent and well-organised, providing one of the best services on the market.’

‘Great due diligence skills.’

‘The team led by Václav Kubr works very well together.’

‘Karel Petržela is professional, highly responsive, creative, and reliable.’

Key clients

CTP Group

Generali Real Estate

P3 Logistic Parks




HB Reavis

Trigea Real Estate

Českomoravská nemovitostní


LaSalle Investment Management

ECE Projektmanagement



Mint Investments

Logport Development

Wood & Company

UniCredit Bank


Česká spořitelna (Erste Group)



Komerční banka (Société Générale)

Work highlights

  • Advising CTP Group on real estate, corporate, M&A and financing matters, including its inaugural EUR650m green bond.
  • Advised Logport Development on a complex inaugural transaction relating to the purchase of Logport Prague West, in connection with Logport’s partnership with Invesco Real Estate.

A&O Shearman

A&O Shearman’s real estate department has particular aptitude in real estate financing, whilst also demonstrating strengths in construction, the sale of commercial properties, leases, and purchases. The firm is active in acquisitions, joint ventures, and development projects, and benefits from its cross-border capabilities to advise on the regulatory, public law, and environmental elements of the practice. Counting investors, private equity houses, and real estate owners amongst its key roster of clients, the team regularly undertakes international work with a strong real estate investment focus. The group is jointly led by Prokop Verner, Martin Bytcanek, who has recently been involved in real estate projects with an ESG element, and Lucie Siva, who oversees real estate development financing work. Jana Trhlíková is a key contact within the firm.

Practice head(s):

Prokop Verner; Martin Bytcanek; Lucie Siva

Other key lawyers:

Jana Trhlíková


‘Allen & Overy’s team connects professionals across different fields to provide an exceptional service to their clients, with an emphasis on modern technologies. They are offering the best possible solution for the client’s needs, and they deliver what has been promised.’

‘We appreciate the approach of the people at Allen & Overy, especially from associate Lucie Siva.’

‘The team has a deep knowledge of the relevant markets, and this is very valuable as we are active within CEE and Western Europe. Not every law firm can offer this, as some renowned Polish firms only operate locally.’

Key clients

Ball Beverage Packaging Czech Republic

GARBE Industrial Real Estate

Albert Česká republika, s.r.o. (Ahold)


Arab National Bank

Mint Investment




Crawley Investments sp. z o.o

Work highlights

  • Advising Albert Česká republika in connection with sale, leaseback and subsequent development of hypermarkets and adjacent land in several locations in the Czech Republic.
  • Advising Accolade Fund SICAV on the amendment and restatement agreement of up to EUR120m, in relation to the refinancing of part of its real estate portfolio.
  • Advising Crawley Investments sp. z o.o. on the financing of the development of an office building called “The FORM” in Warsaw.

Baker & McKenzie s.r.o., advokátní kancelář

Baker & McKenzie s.r.o., advokátní kancelář’s real estate practice routinely assists clients with a broad range of real estate-related investments, both locally and regionally. The firm handles acquisitions, disposals, developments, and leases, in addition to advising on zoning and building law and construction disputes. The team benefits from its international network and coordinates with its other departments to address related tax, finance, and governance concerns. Marek Disman oversees the group and focuses on real estate and environmental work, alongside Martin Hrodek.

Practice head(s):

Marek Disman; Martin Hrodek


‘We had the opportunity to work with Marek Disman, and we must acknowledge his client-oriented attitude, flexibility, availability, great soft skills, and management skills when it comes to leading his junior colleagues. It was a pleasure to work with Marek, and we are sure we will meet again in the future.’

‘Very practical, flexible and good sense of urgency. Kudos to Marek Disman.’

‘Very sharp and focused approach to our requirements, with a deep understanding of the details. The solutions proposed are clear, assessing the pros, cons, and financial impact. Very straight forward.’

Key clients

Jungheinrich Aktiengesellschaft

PKN Orlen

JUDr. Jiřina Lužová

Work highlights

  • Advised Jungheinrich Aktiengesellschaft in relation to the negotiation and execution of future lease and lease of 39k sqm build-to-suit production hall in the Czech Republic built to satisfy sustainability requirements.
  • Advised Florentinum ASSET, a.s. in relation to the EUR147m refinancing of Florentinum office buildings located in Prague.
  • Represented JUDr. Jiřina Lužová, the liquidator and insolvency trustee of Sberbank CZ, a.s., in relation to the liquidation of all operations of Sberbank CZ, a.s., including real estate advice relating to closing of its offices in the Czech Republic.

bpv Braun Partners s.r.o.

Engaged by local and regional real estate investors, developers, and blue-chip companies, the real estate practice at bpv Braun Partners s.r.o. advises on investments, construction work, developments, and project financing. Active across the manufacturing, retail, industrial, and logistics sectors, the firm also handles due diligence, lease agreements, greenfield projects, and a range of disputes. Jiří Bárta oversees the group and covers M&A-related matters. Pavel Vintr and Jindra Pozniaková are key names within the department.

Practice head(s):

Jiří Bárta

Other key lawyers:

Pavel Vintr; Jindra Pozniaková


‘Really nice team to work with. Very collaborative.’

‘We have worked on a number of transactions with the head of real estate practice, Jiří Bárta. He is a very nice person to work with and is hard-working. He is also one of the most experienced practitioners on the market.’

‘Extremely professional and deal oriented.  Strong legal competence in real estate.’

‘Jiří Bárta has the ability to comprehend complex deals and pinpoint risks immediately. He has a positive aura.’

‘Most professional team in Prague.’

‘We have worked with Jindra Pozniaková for many years – she is an absolute professional and has strong know-how.’

‘The team is comprised of experts with a deep understanding of local and international law. They are flexible and tailor each solution to the client. The firm has an international presence – this combination of international experience and local expertise provides clients with an invaluable advantage. Further, the team leverages modern technology and digital tools for efficient handling of legal matters.’

‘The firm is known for its open and flexible approach to client communication. When compared to other firms, they have demonstrated their ability to rapidly adapt to changing client requirements and introduce innovations that streamline and improve the practice of law. Jiří Bárta, Jindra Pozniaková, and Pavel Vintr are exceptional in their knowledge, skills, and approach to their work.’

Key clients


Schönfeld & Co Nemovitosti SICAV, a.s.

REDSIDE investiční společnost, a.s.

Nemak Czech Republic


TJ Banka



DANUBE Beteiligungs

Embalador, Byty Chýně

Goldbeck Bau



RE Invest

Aventicum Real Estate

VIG Fund


Galerie Butovice (INVESTIKA)

J&T Real Estate

Patria investiční společnost

PDP Property Development Partners, s.r.o.


Work highlights

  • Representing a sports union in the sale of a sports complex in Prague with an area of approximately 10,000sqm and coordinated the handover of the complex to the buyer.
  • Advised J&T REAL ESTATE CZ, a.s. on the sale of the premium office project Red Court in Prague – Karlín.
  • Advised Nemak Czech Republic on an asset deal which involved the preparation of the purchase agreement and conducting due diligence.

DLA Piper

DLA Piper’s extensive real estate and construction practice counts financial institutions, investment funds, and property developers amongst its key roster of clients. Leveraging its international network of offices, the firm frequently works on cross-border transactions. The team focuses on transactional work and demonstrates strengths in real estate finance and construction matters, across the logistics, retail, commercial, tech, and hospitality industries. David Padyšák heads the offering and specialises in planning and acquisitions. Michal Hink, Terezie Vondrášková, and Lenka Chmielová are notable practitioners within the department.

Practice head(s):

David Padyšák

Other key lawyers:

Michal Hink; Terezie Vondrášková; Lenka Chmielová


‘We appreciate their cooperation, knowledge, and form of communication.’

Key clients

Ingka Centres Holding B.V.

Prologis Netherlands Solar B.V.

LEGO Production s.r.o.

UniCredit Leasing CZ, a.s.

HVB Leasing Czech Republic s.r.o.

UBM Development Czechia s.r.o.

Kleissner Investments s.r.o.

World Courier Czech Republic

Marriott Hotels International Limited

Wineburg, A.S.

UCTAM SVK, s.r.o.

UCTAM Czech Republic and Slovakia s.r.o.

UniCredit Group

Patrizia SE

Gazeley Limited

Karlin Group

Work highlights

  • Advised Uctam Baltics SIA and UniCredit Turn-Around Management CEE on the sale of an office building in Bratislava, in the form of the sale of business shares in the company UCTAM SVK, s.r.o.
  • Advised LEGO Production s.r.o. in connection with the negotiation of a long-term retail premises lease in a commercial store located in OC Westfield Chodov.
  • Advised Wineburg, A.S. on the purchase of a logistics complex of more than 22,000sqm near Prague, in the form of the purchase of shares in a company.

HAVEL & PARTNERS s.r.o., attorneys at law

At HAVEL & PARTNERS s.r.o., attorneys at law, the real estate and construction practice advise on sales and acquisitions, greenfield and brownfield projects, environmental compliance concerns, asset management, and developments. Regularly liaising with the firm’s tax and corporate departments, the firm is well-placed to assist clients with transaction structuring and tax matters. The group is collectively led by Lukáš Syrový, who advises investors on construction projects, Václav Audes, who oversees real estate-related M&A transactions, and Martin Ráž, who handles related disputes. Associate Adam Karban is a key contact within the team and focuses on industrial investment projects.

Practice head(s):

Lukáš Syrový; Václav Audes; Martin Ráž

Other key lawyers:

Adam Karban


‘The team consists of professionals who are capable of solving complex problems. They are highly educated in the field and also participate in the establishment of new construction law, which we see as a great advantage.’

‘Highly educated professionals that are always perfectly prepared for every situation and try to meet our requirements in the best way possible. They are strong business partners that work not only on business relationships but also on the personal ones.’


Key clients


Sekyra Group

Accolade s.r.o.

Pražská teplárenská / EP Energy


RSJ Private Equity


KKCG Real Estate

Coast Capital Partners


Carimond Invest

Mint Investments

Quantum Switch

Redside Fund Management

Garbe Industrial Real Estate

Rosenbaum Holding


CRESTYL Real Estate

YIT Stavo

Cresco Real Estate

TRIKAYA Czech Republic

European Housing Services

Ensana Hotels

Star Capital Finance

Stavební spořitelna České spořitelny (Erste Group)

The City of Prague

Work highlights

  • Advised Panattoni and Accolade in connection with the lease of a new logistic centre for Amazon in the Czech Republic, with an approximate area of 187,000sqm.
  • Advised Innofreight in connection with the acquisition and subsequent development of the new intermodal terminal built near Ostrava Airport.
  • Advised Coast Capital Partners in connection with the acquisitions and sales of historic buildings in central Prague.

PRK Partners

PRK Partners’ real estate offering is broad ranging and consists of transactional work, such as sale and leaseback deals, as well as developments and permits, and real estate related litigation. With experience in the management of greenfield and brownfield projects, the firm also covers real estate finance, through its cooperation with its banking and finance teams. Acting for ministries, NGOs, and municipalities, the department is collectively led by Roman Pečenka, who handles complex commercial leases, Jakub Lichnovský, who specialises in developments, and Daniel Joseph Rosický, who oversees acquisitions. Kristýna Faltýnková is a key practitioner within the group.

Practice head(s):

Roman Pecenka; Jakub Lichnovský; Daniel Joseph Rosický

Other key lawyers:

Kristýna Faltýnková


‘Know-how not only in legal matters but also in relation to business considerations. Excellent customer orientation.’ 

‘Able to help us in very complicated cases.’

‘We would recommend Roman Pecenka.’

Key clients

Cromwell EREIT Czech Properties s.r.o.

Association of municipalities Přezletice, Podolanka, Jenštejn

WIC Prague a.s.

National Radiation Protection Institute (SÚRO)

R2G a.s.

Československá obchodní banka, a.s.

GONDRAND Invest, a.s.

Komerční banka, a.s

TOSAN Park a.s.

Work highlights

  • Advised Cromwell Property Group in connection with the expansion of Pisek Industrial Park I and the development of a new industrial area in the Lovosice ONE Industrial Park.
  • Advised Electrostar Group on the acquisition of an industrial site of almost 20,000sqm in Pilsen Region.
  • Advised municipalities bordering Prague regarding an unprecedented construction project where three small cities have joined forces to build a large municipal primary school for hundreds of children.

Schoenherr Czech Republic

Schoenherr Czech Republic’s real estate and construction team is under the guidance of Martin Kubánek, who offers know-how on all elements of corporate real estate transactions, and has a strong track record advising investment funds and real estate developers. The practice is noted for its strong commercial real estate transactional advice, and frequently undertakes cross-border work for major international corporations, such as Mercedes-Benz, Hyatt Hotels, and Lidl. Elsewhere, the group advises on construction projects, asset management, and real estate related dispute resolution. Zoltán Pálinkás and Otakar Fiala are key contacts within the department.

Practice head(s):

Martin Kubánek

Other key lawyers:

Zoltán Pálinkás; Otakar Fiala


‘Very reliable and focused. They are proactive and manage a huge volume of projects.’

‘Martin Kubánek, Zoltán Pálinkás, and Otakar Fiala performed excellently.’

‘The real estate team at Schoenherr is very efficient and provides advice tailored to our business needs. We appreciate their availability and responsiveness as well as quality of their legal services. I would definitely recommend Schoenherr if asked for a real estate advisor in the Czech Republic. They are professionals and provided advice is always accurate.’

Key clients


Dream Industrial Real Estate Investment Trust

Mercedes-Benz Group AG

Continental Group

UNIQA Real Estate

Allianz Real Estate Germany GmbH


Cooper Standard




Hyatt Hotels Corporation


Bosch Termotechnika s.r.o.

Work highlights

  • Advising Mercedes-Benz Cars Czech Republic on the sale of its office building and sales and repair centre in Prague to its subsidiary Mercedes-Benz Praha s.r.o., and its subsequent leaseback.
  • Advising Allianz RE on corporate and asset management matters in connection with two office buildings in Prague 4 and its real estate companies Harro Development Praha s.r.o. and Rokko Development Praha s.r.o.
  • Advised the French real estate fund Covivio on corporate and asset management issues with respect to the hotel Carlo IV. In Prague 1.

act Randa Havel Legal

Highly active in urban regeneration projects, the real estate and construction group at act Randa Havel Legal advises on acquisitions, developments, leases, sales, and property financing. Active across the office, leisure, and industrial sectors, the firm also assists clients with complex acquisitions and divestments, joint ventures, and planning advice. Recently, the department has been active in relation to the reconstruction of nuclear power plants. The practice is co-led by Martin Řanda, who handles brownfield developments and investment projects, and Tomáš Slabý, who represents local and global clients in construction matters.

Practice head(s):

Martin Řanda; Tomáš Slabý

Other key lawyers:

Jakub Adámek

Key clients

AFI Europe Group

FCC Group


Orkla Foods Slovensko s.r.o.

City of Prague

Dřevo-House s.r.o.

Pražské služby, a.s.

Orkla Foods Česko a Slovensko, a.s.

Správa a údržba silnic Pardubického kraje

JUFA Group

Pražská vodohospodářská společnost a.s.

Valorem s.r.o.

Work highlights

  • Represented AVANT in connection with the acquisition, financing, permitting, design, engineering, construction, sale and marketing in various residential projects.
  • Representing The City of Prague in connection with several real estate projects totalling at EUR110m.
  • Provided Správa a údržba silnic Pardubického kraje (Road Administration and Maintenance of the Pardubice Region) with broad legal services, including in connection to the construction of D35 motorway feeder roads.

bnt attorneys-at-law

At bnt attorneys-at-law, the real estate and construction department regularly advises on lease agreements, joint ventures, transactional work, and construction contracts. With significant experience in the retail, residential, and office sectors, the firm also handles real estate project acquisitions, financing, and permits. Tomáš Běhounek oversees the practice and focuses on property development and regional investments, and often assists clients with acquisitions and divestments.

Practice head(s):

Tomáš Běhounek

Other key lawyers:

Jakub Kasl; Jiří Havlík


‘The bnt team is always professional, efficient, and very well prepared. The work with this law firm is very useful and preferable.’

‘We have worked especially with Tomáš Běhounek and Jiří Havlík. Both are very focused on the final result and are very target oriented. They can work independently and can lead negotiation taking both legal and business considerations into perspective.’

‘I have been working with bnt over more than past 10 years which alone confirms the high grade of my personal satisfaction with this legal bureau. The team places the client’s needs and objectives at the forefront of every engagement, and their dedication to achieving favourable outcomes is outstanding. They deliver results promptly without compromising on quality, and their efficiency in handling transactions is a proof to their professionalism.’

Key clients

RSJ Investments

Metrostav Development

100 Towers Holding

J&T and J&T Real Estate


Zietgeist Asset Management

Vigo Investments (Direct group)

Satpo management

KLM Real Estate


Swietelsky Real Estate

Geosan Development

Grinity (former Arcadis)

V Invest


OPBH Development


Trei Real Estate

Skanska Residential

Work highlights

  • Advised Zeitgeist Asset Management on obtaining senior financing of EUR113m in respect of the client’s Prague real estate portfolio concerning 23 properties.
  • Advised Zeitgeist Asset Management on the leasing of the Palác Dunaj office building and 100 Towers Holding on leasing of River Corner office building.
  • Advised RSJ Investments on the expansion of cooperation with YIT in the Czech Republic and the acquisition of new projects within their joint venture.

Giese & Partner, s.r.o.

At Giese & Partner, s.r.o., the real estate and construction practice frequently collaborates with its banking and finance and corporate departments to advise on leases, retail projects, and office building developments. The firm is active across the hotel, residential, and industrial sectors, particularly within the Czech Republic and Slovakia. The team is jointly led by Markéta Mrázová, who primarily advises German investors on cross-border financing projects, and Martin Holler, a specialist in the lender-side of real estate financing transactions.

Practice head(s):

Markéta Mrázová; Martin Holler

Key clients

Bayerische Landesbank

Deutsche Pfandbriefbank

Helaba Landesbank Hessen-Thüringen

Commerz Real AG

Work highlights

  • Advised German banks Deutsche Pfandbriefbank and Helaba on Crestyl’s EUR193m refinancing of Prague’s Dock In Office Park.
  • Advised German banks Deutsche Pfandbriefbank and Helaba on the EUR108m refinancing of Futurama Business Park located in Prague.
  • Advised Commerz Real on the acquisition and complete refurbishment of VIA UNA, one of the most prominent buildings in the Czech Republic.

Glatzová & Co., s.r.o.

Glatzová & Co., s.r.o.’s real estate group undertakes projects in both the Czech Republic and Slovakia, and frequently represents developers and investors. Demonstrating strengths in acquisitions and real estate financing, the firm also specialises in permitting processes, and development projects in the leisure, industry, and logistics fields. Erik Kolan heads the practice and covers complex planning and building processes, which often address heritage and environmental protection concerns. Senior associate Tomáš Kessler is a key contact within the department.

Practice head(s):

Erik Kolan

Other key lawyers:

Tomáš Kessler


‘The team has great experience in the sector, in both transactional work and in the development process. We benefit from a high level of partner involvement in our projects, which makes the process smooth and effective.’

‘Erik Kolan is a great lawyer. He is experienced, a great negotiator, and his involvement in the projects is essential.’

‘Tomáš Kessler has perfect communication skills and is also experienced and engaged.’

Key clients

Kovošrot Group s.r.o.

Municipality of Poříčany

PH Real, a.s.

Obchodní areál Vídeňská

Centropol Trading, s.r.o.

SPROF a.s.

B&K Nemovitostní investice a. s.

Pražská energetika a. s.

Bohemia Properties a.s.

REKO a.s

Incotech s.r.o.

Jiří Smrkovský

WOOD & Company Real Estate


International Automotive Components Group s.r.o.

Flow East

Work highlights

  • Advised WOOD & Company in the acquisition of the GreenPoint administrative building in Prague, Smíchov.
  • Advised Pražská energetika on creating a joint venture with Metrostav Development.
  • Advised Verdion GmbH on the sale of a logistics center near the Prague airport used as a regional headquarters of the UPS Logistics Group.

Konecná & Zacha

Konecná & Zacha’s real estate practice focuses on due diligence work, deal structuring, acquisition financing, construction disputes, and zoning and planning law. Demonstrating recent growth in assisting clients from the logistics and industrial sectors, the firm regularly undertakes work relating to real estate development and investment. Radka Konečná leads the team and specialises in high-value transactions. Elsewhere, Tomáš Riedl focuses on construction and lettings, whilst Martina Tatíčková handles construction agreements and negotiations.

Practice head(s):

Radka Konečná

Other key lawyers:

Tomáš Riedl; Martina Tatíčková


‘Konecna & Zacha are a smaller international firm where the partners really care about their clients. They are much more than just legal advisors as they understand the way in which their clients run their companies. They think outside the box when it comes to providing solutions.’

‘Radka Konečná understands the client’s business very well and she coordinates her team accordingly.’


PETERKA & PARTNERS‘ real estate team covers all transactional, litigation, and financing aspects of the practice area. The firm covers construction, leasing, acquisitions and divestments, and acts for both local and international clients. Ondřej Dušek who specialises in the development of construction projects and leases of brownfield projects, leads the group alongside Pavla Přikrylová Kopečková, who focuses on the drafting and renewal of lease agreements.

Practice head(s):

Ondřej Dušek; Pavla Kopečková Přikrylová

Key clients





Bellmer GmbH

Emerson Process


Work highlights

  • Advised Tefcold Czech Republic in relation to a build-to-suit project of a Czech warehouse and repair facility located in Ostrava, Czech Republic.
  • Advised Emerson on the lease of its new office premises for its location in Prague.
  • Advised Imerys on the divestment of its production site in the Western part of the Czech Republic, including due diligence of the existing properties and their sale.

Skils s.r.o. advokátní kancelář

The real estate and projects offering at Skils s.r.o. advokátní kancelář is wide-ranging, and includes issues of contractual and corporate law, as well as public procurement. With expertise in technical and transportation infrastructure, the firm also handles related litigation and issues of competition and environmental law. Recently, the team has handled a number of projects relating to the construction of office spaces. Karel Muzikář heads the team. Martin Kramar is a key contact within the group.

Practice head(s):

Karel Muzikář

Other key lawyers:

Martin Kramar


‘We consider Skils to be the premium provider of legal services on the Czech market. Skils is generally perceived, and our direct experience confirms this perception, as the highest quality provider. This includes very attentive client service, sound judgement, long and deep experience in the concerned industries which are subject to their legal services as well as very high qualification, expertise and experience of the individual partners and associates.’

‘I would recommend Karel Muzikář and Martin Kramar. It also needs to be mentioned that we very much value the personal insight and direct involvement of these partners in our matters, which is truly extraordinary and highly exceeds the standard approach of other firms. These partners at Skils really care about the individual cases and transactions and do not leave the work to be handled merely by the more junior attorneys.’

‘Excellent negotiations and communication skills, focusing on the client’s time management needs. They are ready to advise at any time, and they have an excellent overview of the case law and market practice.’

Key clients

Ceska sporitelna (Czech Savings Bank)


Property, Administrative and Delimitation Union of Trade Unions

Czech Government/Road and Motorway Directorate

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty


Work highlights

  • Advising Ceska sporitelna (Czech Savings Bank) in connection with the development and construction of new headquarters of Ceska sporitelna in Prague.
  • Advising the CEZ Group in connection with the tender for the selection of the supplier of planned Unit 5 of the Dukovany Nuclear Power Plant.
  • Advising the Property, Administrative and Delimitation Union of Trade Unions in various issues related to various real estate projects, including the reconstruction of the sanitary equipment in Prague’s Hotel Imperial.

Squire Patton Boggs s.r.o., advokátní kancelář

Squire Patton Boggs s.r.o., advokátní kancelář’s broad-ranging real estate offering advises local and international clients, including numerous high-net-worth individuals. Leveraging its global network of offices, the firm regularly handles cross-border cases and also collaborates with its litigation, finance, and restructuring departments to offer a multidisciplinary approach. The team is co-led by Radek Janeček, who assists corporate and retail clients, and Lenka Nová, who primarily covers asset management and development projects, as well as issues concerning preservation and restoration law. Senior associate Markéta Topinková is a key contact within the group.

Practice head(s):

Radek Janeček; Lenka Nová

Other key lawyers:

Markéta Topinková


‘Everything is super when working with this team.’

‘Markéta Topinková is very efficient, primarily due to her dedication and client and solution-oriented approach.’ 

‘The attorneys I’ve worked with in the real estate and construction practice are very knowledgeable and practical. They easily communicate the legal requirements as well as solutions for issues that may arise knowing, and taking into consideration, the company’s business objectives.’

‘Lenka Nová is the first person I contact for any real estate or construction matters. She is responsive, knowledgeable, and she is able to effectively communicate and work with local and corporate management.’

‘Excellent support on a multinational basis.’

‘Great forward-thinking and anticipation of issues.’

‘We would like to mention Lenka Nová and Markéta Topinková, who consider not only the legal position but also the commercial aspects of the deal.’

‘We would recommend Lenka Nová and Markéta Topinková.

Key clients



BHM Group

East Park Olomouc

Envelopa Office Centre

ING Real Estate Development

International School of Prague

Lordship Real Estate


Office Park Šantovka

Pardubice Retail Fund SICAV

Red Hat


SMC Development




The Vlček Family Foundation

WPP Group

Work highlights

  • Advised a group of investors on the EUR123.8m acquisition of the Atrium Palác Pardubice, a 27,000sqm shopping centre and adjacent land located in the north of the Czech Republic.
  • Supported a group of investors (Perrarus Plus, PH Trust, Pardubice Fund Promoter) in relation to the establishment of a real estate fund Pardubice Real Estate Fund SICAV.
  • Advised Amcor in connection with the acquisition of a flexible packaging plant located near the City of Prostějov.

Weinhold Legal

At Weinhold Legal, the real estate team is headed by Pav Younis, who routinely advises multinational clients on acquisitions and disposals, commercial leasing and real estate finance. The group counts developers, tenants, landlords, and financing banks amongst its key roster of clients, and has demonstrated recent activity in development projects, particularly with relation to business hubs. Milan Polák is a key practitioner within the firm and primarily focuses on real estate-related litigation.

Practice head(s):

Pav Younis

Other key lawyers:

Milan Polák


‘The team is very supportive and adopts a professional approach.’

Key clients

Bluehouse Capital

Christian Louboutin



Wilsons‘ real estate and construction practice advises on leasing, the management of commercial and retail leasing portfolios, acquisitions, permitting, and construction matters. With demonstrable experience in undertaking both local and regional work, the firm is regularly instructed by private local and international funds, developers, and proprietors of retail and commercial buildings. Martin Bendík heads the group, and is ably supported by Martina Krákorová.

Practice head(s):

Martin Bendík

Other key lawyers:

Martina Krákorová


‘Highly professional team with truly dedicated professionals. They are putting all of their effort and time needed to close the deals efficiently and fluently. Good response time, constructive arguments.’

‘Wilsons is the best local real estate lawyer in the Czech Republic. The partners are fully involved in the case and are available to provide assistance at any time.’

‘Martin Bendík is highly responsive, quick in communication, providing very constructive arguments in regard to contracts. Good in negotiations.’

Key clients

Deka Immobilien

RSJ group

Česká Spořitelna, a.s.

Invesco group

Tesco group

Kooperativa Pojišťovna

Unibail Rodamco

Mint Investment

Immofinanz group

GLL/Macquire Group

Reico Investiční společnost České Spořitelny, a.s.

Sinteks group

Skanska Commercial Development Czech Republic s.r.o.

CTP Invest

Baltic Asset Management

McDonald´s group


Corwin group


Star Capital

Work highlights

  • Advising Tesco Stores a.s. in connection with the sale and lease back of four retail stores in the Czech Republic and 14 retail stores in Hungary, valued at EUR280m.
  • Advising Immofinanz in connection with the sale of a single commercial property in the BB Centrum to Passerinvest group, valued at EUR96m.
  • Advising Česká spořitelna, a.s. and Kooperativa Pojišťovna in connection with the due diligence and acquisition of a residential project in Opatov from Sekyra group.

Z/C/H Legal

Z/C/H Legal routinely advises on leasing, development projects, and the sale and purchase of commercial real estate projects across the Czech Republic, Austria, and Germany. Elsewhere, the firm also coordinates real estate-related litigation. The team is jointly led by Radek Hladký, who handles retail and leasing transactions, and Lukáš Žáček, who oversees real estate investment transactions.

Practice head(s):

Radek Hladký; Lukáš Žáček

Other key lawyers:

David Pavlíček


‘Z/C/H Legal has a great reputation in the law firm market in Prague. All team members of this law firm can be relied upon. They understand our needs precisely, their deliverables are clear, understandable, and provide us with the necessary guidance. Their team is particularly strong in real estate and construction law matters. We look forward to further cooperation with this law firm.’

‘The team is very competent and responsible.’

‘All individuals we work with are very competent.’

Key clients

(Raiffeisen) Impuls Leasing Austria

Bawag Leasing&Fleet


Michal Šiffner

ZDR Investments SICAV a.s.

ZDR Investments Public SICAV a.s.

Traxial group

ESG SeniorCARE SICAV, a.s.

Jitka Pešková

FI Development

Work highlights

  • Advised ZDR Investments SICAV a.s. on the acquisition of retail parks in Voitsberg, Germany, valuing at EUR12m.
  • Advised ESG SeniorCare SICAV a.s. on the acquisition of retirement homes for elderly people in Litoměřice and Bílina.

Bird & Bird s.r.o. advokátní kancelář

Bird & Bird s.r.o. advokátní kancelář’s real estate department advises on property management, related litigation, and sales and leases. Frequently engaged by construction companies, developers, and investors from the IT and utilities industries, the firm also assists with due diligence work and lease negotiations. Ivan Sagál heads the group and covers the finance elements of the practice, in addition to purchase and sale agreements and landlord-tenant disputes. Senior associate Filip Hron is a key contact within the team and handles corporate real estate matters.

Practice head(s):

Ivan Sagál

Other key lawyers:

Filip Hron


‘Very well-organized and cooperative team.’

‘Good spirit and energy.’

Key clients

SEBIA Czech Republic s.r.o.

DELTA legal

DELTA legal’s real estate practice has strength in M&A-related work, in addition to developments, leases, real estate finance, and landlord-tenant disputes. The department undertakes cross-border work in both Poland and Austria, and is noted for its expertise in handling matters relating to heritage-protected properties. Pavel Fára oversees the practice, and covers regulatory concerns and IP aspects of real estate transactions. Also notable within the team are Libor Vacek, who handles financing projects, Henrieta Hovanová, who covers commercial work, and Veronika Chrobok, who coordinates international sale and leaseback transactions.

Practice head(s):

Pavel Fára

Other key lawyers:

Libor Vacek; Henrieta Hovanová; Veronika Chrobok


‘DELTA legal is a great choice for anyone looking for real estate legal services. The team is knowledgeable and helpful, and they have a wealth of experience in all areas of real estate law. They also have a strong understanding of real estate investment and provide practical advice that is tailored to the individual needs of their clients.’

‘Pavel Fára is a knowledgeable and experienced lawyer who is always willing to help his clients. He is also a calm and collected negotiator who is able to get the best possible deal for his clients. He really pays attention to details and is effective and practical.’

‘Henrieta Hovanová is an experienced and knowledgeable real estate attorney with a strong track record of success. She has a deep understanding of the law and the real estate market and is able to provide her clients with comprehensive and tailored advice.’

Key clients

CTP Invest

INVESTIKA, investiční společnost

Arcibiskupství pražské

Komerční banka, a.s.

Stogba hotels

Trigea nemovitostní fond, SICAV

Galerie Louvre, s.r.o.

Q property

John Crane

Autosalon Klokočka

Czech National Trust


XPlace Delta s.r.o.

AP Lesnická s.r.o.

APASSET s.r.o.

Work highlights

  • Advising INVESTIKA on the Czech element of a cross-border transaction, including advising on project financing where the client acquired Face2Face Business Campus in Katowice, Poland.
  • Advising XPlace Delta s.r.o. in connection with a negotiation for the forward purchase of a unique social housing project.
  • Advising Arcibiskupství pražské (Archdiocese of Prague) in relation to various negotiations of forward purchases of social housing projects and retail premises in several locations across Prague.

Eversheds Sutherland Dvorák Hager, advokátní kancelár, s.r.o.

At Eversheds Sutherland Dvorák Hager, advokátní kancelár, s.r.o., the real estate and construction team routinely advises on transactions relating to a range of real estate assets, including commercial properties, and greenfield and brownfield projects, in addition to notable strength in the planning, permitting, and construction of water management projects. The department is active in the retail, residential, hotel and logistics sectors, and has experience in development work and in representing clients in construction proceedings. Dominika Veselá leads the practice and handles complex commercial real estate transactions, in addition to portfolio acquisitions.

Practice head(s):

Dominika Veselá

Other key lawyers:

David Němeček

Key clients

Prague Archbishopric

Ronald McDonald House Charities


Conseq Investment Fund

Raiffeisen Real Estate Fund


BHM Group




Work highlights

  • Advised Archbishopric of Prague on various acquisitions, divestitures, and developments of real estate property.
  • Advised Ronald McDonald House Charities on the construction of the first Ronald McDonald House in the Czech Republic.
  • Advised Conseq Funds on the acquisition of real estate property in an industrial zone.

Kocián Šolc Balaštík

Kocián Šolc Balaštík’s real estate practice has recently been active handling a range of development projects, the construction of solar parks, and the sale and acquisition of multiple administrative buildings in Prague. Regularly engaged by hotel developers and logistics and warehouse companies, the team has strength in advising architectural studios on contract negotiation and project documentation. The group is co-led by Jiří Horník, who primarily advises real estate investment companies, and Václav Rovenský, who focuses on highway construction mandates and the management of hotels.

Practice head(s):

Jiří Horník; Václav Rovenský

Other key lawyers:

Jakub Porod; Zuzana Slabá


‘Deep knowledge of local legislation, able to find all relevant details, and proposes client-oriented recommendations.’

‘Jiří Horník has a strong knowledge of relevant legislation and case law.’

‘This firm provides a wide range of legal services, from checking everything carefully to preparing the necessary documents and completing the deal. Their detailed approach makes business negotiations easier and helps us successfully complete our transactions. They explain legal risks in a way that’s easy to understand and always support us.’

Key clients

JTZE (J&T Zemědělství a Ekologie)

Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG)

Passerinvest Group


Ronaldsay B.V.

National Theatre

Asental Group

VGP Group

Trammel Crow

B&K nemovitostní

Benthem Crowel Architects

William Matthews Associates

WIC Prague

Benthem Crowel Architects

Work highlights

  • Advising JTZE (J&T Zemědělství a Ekologie) on the acquisition from Accession Capital Partners of a total of 11 companies across different regions in the Czech Republic and Slovakia and belonging to the Spearhead Group.
  • Representing Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) in the preparation and negotiation of a contract for an architectural study, project documentation and related activities for the Vltava Philharmonic Hall project.
  • Advising VGP in negotiating lease agreements for commercial premises in several European countries.

Taylor Wessing Czech Republic

At Taylor Wessing Czech Republic, the real estate and construction department assists clients with a wide range of commercial real estate concerns, including real estate finance, construction and development issues, and transactional work. With demonstrable experience in handling real estate-related disputes, the firm counts financial institutions and property investors amongst its key roster of clients. Jakub Adam leads the offering and primarily advises on property, financing, and energy cases. Elsewhere, Markéta Cvrčková specialises in leases and commercial real estate matters within the retail and development spheres.

Practice head(s):

Jakub Adam

Other key lawyers:

Markéta Cvrčková; Marek Strádal


‘Very accurate, responsive, comprehensive legal knowledge and a good economical perspective of our business.’

‘Very precise and timely responses and offers solutions to all topics. Good negotiation skills.’ 

‘Excellent negotiation and communication skills. The team has an excellent overview of case law, market practice, and a very valuable combination of business and legal perspectives.’

Key clients

Alfa Group International

Bodycote plc

DECOTEK Automotive (AAS Automotive)

ECE Work & Live

IWG Plc (Regus, SPACES)

Leonardo Hotels (Fattal Group)


Passerinvest Group

REDEVCO Services Deutschland GmbH

RIMO Holding AG (Bohim s.r.o.)

S+B Plan & Bau Prag spol. s r.o. (S+B Gruppe AG)

Shape Corp. Czech Republic, s.r.o.

Trei Real Estate

UBM Development Czechia s.r.o.

Work highlights

  • Advising Trei Real Estate on the divestment of portfolio of assets in the Czech Republic and Slovakia.
  • Advising S+B Plan & Bau Prag spol s r.o. on various matters in relation to the VIA UNA Na Příkopě project and the subsequent leasing of an office and retail building in Prague.
  • Advising DECOTEK Automotive on a complex transaction involving the acquisition of 100% shares in AAS Automotive and the subsequent sale and leaseback of the production site in Milovice to ARETE.

Aegis Law

Aegis Law’s real estate and construction practice handles a wide range of matters, including associated regulatory construction concerns, in addition to commercial contracts. The team is co-led by Rudolf Kristian, who covers the retail industry and sales and leasebacks, and Vojtech Faltus, who coordinates zone-planning, related litigation, and construction proceedings.

Practice head(s):

Rudolf Kristian; Vojtech Faltus


‘They have experience in very specific areas of real estate law, such as expropriation proceedings.’

‘Their approach is very professional without losing the human dimension. Vojtěch Faltus is always ready to answer any question related to the project. The client feels very welcomed.’

‘The team is very professional. They have, drive, focus, and flexibility.’

Key clients

Archbishopric of Prague


Prezletice municipality



Roman Vitvar

Work highlights

  • Representing Archbishopric of Prague in negotiations and assisting with obtaining regulatory approvals regarding the construction of the School of St. Ludmila, an educational institution focusing on schooling children with speech disorders.
  • Representing the Prezletice Municipality in the negotiation of a complex agreement regarding residential development in the municipality area.
  • Representing Expandia in challenging the proposed zoning plan of the capital city of Prague.

Bríza & Trubac

Bríza & Trubac’s real estate department advises on business lease agreements, construction disputes, real estate finance, development projects, and associated regulatory concerns. The firm is active across the hotel and leisure, residential, retail, office, and logistics industries. The practice is jointly led by Tomáš Hokr, who specialises in construction litigation and real estate M&A work, and Patrik Koželuha, who focuses on transactional and cross-border real estate mandates.

Practice head(s):

Tomáš Hokr; Patrik Koželuha

Key clients

Raiffeisen – Leasing, s.r.o.


Work highlights

  • Assisted Raiffeisen – Leasing, s.r.o. with the drafting of contractual documentation for the provision of a loan to a developer of a large residential area in the Czech Republic.
  • Advising ADI LED POWER a.s. on the adjustment of real estate relations and property modifications in connection with the client’s alternative energy project.

CERHA HEMPEL Kališ & Partners

CERHA HEMPEL Kališ & Partners’ real estate team covers various development projects, and is noted for its strength advising on environmental and ESG concerns. The group routinely advises clients from the waste management, automotive, and production sectors. Managing partner Petr Kalis, who focuses on acquisitions and developments, jointly leads the team alongside Lukáš Srbecký, who specialises in corporate real estate transactions.

Practice head(s):

Petr Kališ; Lukáš Srbecký

Other key lawyers:

Vít Švestka


‘Lukáš Srbecký did an excellent job when advising on a complicated acquisition of real estate. We were truly satisfied with his work. He brought knowledge and straightforward solution to our case.’

‘I cooperate mainly with Lukáš Srbecky. The team is large enough to fulfil all of our requirements in a short time and to a high quality. The team cooperates smoothly, and the billing rates are reasonable and sensible.’

‘Lukáš Srbecký is experienced.’

‘They have a strong understanding of business priorities while securing the legal aspects and offering high-quality advice, especially when dealing with complex matters in tight deadlines. They are responsive.’

Key clients

Hotels by HR Diplomat s.r.o.

FCC Česká republika, s.r.o.

SAFINA, a.s.

ŽĎAS, a.s.

EWAP spol. s r.o.

SBS Ecoclean GmbH

Elis Textil Servis s.r.o.


Scatec Solar

Sportovní klub Slavia Praha, spolek

TOS Hostivař s.r.o.

Scatec Solar s.r.o.

Work highlights

  • Advised FCC Česká republika in relation to road access for a waste processing plant.
  • Advised Hotels by HR Diplomat in relation to the transfer of a lease agreement.
  • Advised Scatec in relation to a project concerning the development and construction of a new solar power plant in the Czech Republic.

Deloitte Legal s.r.o., advokátní kancelár

At Deloitte Legal s.r.o., advokátní kancelář, the real estate and construction practice handles a range of work, including infrastructure projects, restructurings, and sales and acquisitions. Elsewhere, the firm covers real estate-related litigation, in addition to assisting clients with public real estate law relating to zoning and building proceedings. The team is active across the retail, logistics, industrial, and residential sectors, and primarily advises retail businesses, real estate developers, and investors. Olga Kaizar heads the group and focuses on transactional work.

Practice head(s):

Olga Kaizar

Other key lawyers:

Martin Bohuslav; Martin Mintora


‘High level of team knowledge and experience.’

‘Personal approach, confidence and reliability, strong industry knowledge.’

‘The Deloitte Legal team provides its services in a friendly and highly professional atmosphere. As clients, we feel that we are served with the highest level of priority and understanding.’

‘The individual we worked with was highly professional and extremely focused on our matter. They actively proposed alternative and less complicated solutions, and firmly and politely negotiated with counterparts.’

Key clients

ISWM Group

Toyota Motor Manufacturing Czech Republic, s.r.o.

GLP Capital Partners

KONSIT Alfa Zličín a.s.

Olomoucký kraj

Unilin Czechia s.r.o.

CSPP Group a.s.

FTMO s.r.o.

KINSKÝ Žďár, a.s.

Barrandov Lands a.s.

Work highlights

  • Advised ISWM Group on its acquisition of an asset in the Czech Republic.
  • Representing Olomoucký kraj in administrative court proceedings, including the Supreme Administrative Court, regarding the Spatial Development Principles in Olomoucký kraj.
  • Collaborating with Barrandov Lands a.s. to propose an optimal solution for the building of a large-scale Parkhouse.


INVICTA law operates across the office, residential, and retail industries, and frequently handles building permits, commercial developments, private real estate, and greenfield and brownfield industrial facilities. Additionally, the team demonstrates know-how in real estate acquisitions, the purchase of construction projects, leases, and property management. The offering is collectively led by Martin Mládek, Milan Prieložný, Kamila Janoušková, and Klára Biskupová.

Practice head(s):

Martin Mládek; Milan Prieložný; Kamila Janoušková; Klára Biskupová


‘A very multidisciplinary and professional approach, enabling complex issues to be solved comprehensively. On the other hand, still maintaining the processes of smaller firms, reducing complex bureaucracy. Very personal and pro-client approach.’

‘The company works as a team. We consider key personalities to be Martin Mládek, who is a key and experienced individual, and Klára Biskupová, who is an incredibly capable and energetic lawyer.’ 

‘Milan Prieložný and Martin Mládek are absolutely great lawyers. They are business-oriented, fast, diligent, and are top construction lawyers in Prague.’

‘I consider Invicta to be experts in construction and corporate law.’

‘I see Milan Prielozny as an expert in construction law, real estate development and litigation. I have always appreciated his work commitment, negotiation skills and flair for finding the best solution to client’s situation.’

‘We are very satisfied with the services provided, we appreciate the comprehensiveness of the legal service, the speed of solving our requirements, the team’s work commitment and, last but not least, the extensive experience and knowledge of the real estate market in the Czech Republic and neighbouring countries.’

‘I consider the whole team to be experts in their specialisations. They are ready to provide legal services of the highest standard.’

‘The team is compact, flexible, experienced in the field, and always immersed in the details of the transaction. Very practically orientated with the ability to raise practical issues for the clients, the clients do not feel that they are lawyers who delve into unnecessary legal ballast but go to the point.’

Key clients


Boutiq Group

CREDITAS Real Estate Management

Cresco Real Estate



JRD Energo Group

JRD Group

JRD Land Group

JRD Luka

Letino Estates

Maverick Group

Metrostav Development

PKF Apogeo Group, SE

Retail Group


TCF Capital Finance

Work highlights

  • Advising ATREA Group on the restructuring of its group of companies, including an intercompany transformation and reallocation of shares.
  • Advising JRD Group on several real estate development transactions, including both smaller residential housing projects and acquisitions of large territorial units.
  • Advising a retail group on the acquisitions of commercial real estate, including retail parks, warehouses, and manufacturing facilities.


ROWAN LEGAL’s growing real estate and construction department acts for a diverse client base which includes public bodies, transportation companies, investors, retail chains, and other private corporations. The firm advises on leases of industrial and office premises, asset deals and leaseback transactions, and various construction projects. The team is jointly led by Martin Janoušek, who is active in the education and finance sectors, and Lukáš Sommer, who coordinates large construction contracts, often within the water asset management field.

Practice head(s):

Lukáš Sommer; Martin Janoušek

Other key lawyers:

Jakub Zámyslický


‘An exceptional approach to the client. The ability to find quality partners for solving tasks that are not purely of a legal nature – technical, construction management, etc.’

‘Absolutely professional, both in terms of expertise and their approach to the client, where they are able to explain the essence of the problem and its solutions to even a layman. They respond to the client’s needs immediately.’

Key clients

Škoda Auto a.s.

Dopravní podnik hl. m. Prahy, akciová společnost (the City of Prague Transport Company)

EG.D, a.s.

Městská část Praha 12 (Municipal district of Prague 12)

Fakultní nemocnice Brno (University Hospital Brno)

České dráhy, a.s. (Czech railway transportation company)

Nové Holešovice, a.s.

VODA Želivka a.s.

Tokio Marine Europe S.A.


Městská část Praha 14 (Municipality Prague 14)

CRESTYL real estate, s.r.o.

Městská část Praha 5 (Municipality Prague 5)



Krajská správa a údržba silnic Karlovarského kraje, příspěvková organizace (Regional roads administration and maintenance authority of the Karlovy Vary Region)

Work highlights

  • Advised Dopravní podnik hl. m. Prahy, akciová společnost (the City of Prague Transport Company) in relation to the first and second construction phase of the new Prague D Line metro.
  • Advised České dráhy, a.s. (Czech railway transportation company) in connection with the sale of a large brownfield site.
  • Advised Škoda Auto a.s. in connection with the preparation of a Giga Factory project in Plzeň-Líne, Czech Republic, to produce batteries for electric vehicles.

UEPA advokáti s.r.o.

UEPA advokáti s.r.o.’s real estate and construction group carries out both local and cross-border work, and advises on a range of real estate transactions and finance matters. With demonstrable expertise in the hotel and hospitality sectors, the team also assists clients with structuring transactions and drafting and negotiations. The practice is collectively led by Andreas Ueltzhöffer, who focuses on development projects, Lars Magnus Klett, who handles commercial leases and construction matters, and Lucie Hladěnová, who covers project finance.

Practice head(s):

Andreas Ueltzhöffer; Lars Magnus Klett; Lucie Hladěnová


‘We especially like that they are very proactive and anticipate our needs as their client. Lucie Hladěnová and her colleagues are very pragmatic and hands-on. We appreciate the fact that many of their attorneys are also qualified in Germany. There were also flexible with their billing when we had a difficult economic period.’

‘Lucie Hladěnová is our main contact and has been advising us for over 15 years now. She is always reachable for us and very pragmatic and hands-on and that also applies for her colleagues we have worked with, especially Lars Magnus Klett.’


Key clients




KiK textil a Non Food spol. s r.o.

NH Hotel Prague City and NH Hotel Collection Prague (former Prague Mövenpick Hotel)

Lindner Hotel Group


Soprema S.p.A. (member of Soprema Group)

Neways Electronics

StalWerk (Surplex group)


Bauer Spezialtiefbau GmbH

StalWerk Beteiligung GmbH (Surplex Group)

Work highlights

  • Advised StalWerk Beteiligungs GmbH on the successful sale of industrial property in South Moravia by way of an asset deal.

Wolf Theiss

The real estate and construction team at Wolf Theiss routinely advises clients on finance matters, domestic and cross-border deals, and affordable housing projects in the private residential sector. The group is led by Tomáš Kren, who covers acquisitions, leases, and real estate fund structures. Barbora Malimánková focuses on construction mandates and ESG compliance concerns.

Practice head(s):

Tomáš Kren

Other key lawyers:

Barbora Malimánková


‘The real estate and construction team at Wolf Theiss has always provided us with swift and to-the-point legal advice, and our cooperation over the past 12 months has been as fruitful as ever. Given our construction focus, we have built up an excellent relationship with Barbora Malimánková who is always on hand to resolve our queries and complex legal issues both in construction and non-construction matters.’

‘We have been working with Barbora Malimánková for more than 4 years now, and we appreciate the constant support she provides us in a wide variety of complex issues, ranging from contract-drafting to negotiating in construction disputes and related matters. Barbora is a highly skilled, results-focused lawyer and negotiator whose work is always dedicated to delivering the best outcomes for us as the client.’

Key clients

Sekyra Group

Waterland Private Equity



CA Immobilien Anlagen

Work highlights

  • Advising Sekyra Group in relation to a forward sale real estate transaction to Dostupné bydlení České spořitelny and Kooperativa pojišťovna, Vienna Insurance Group.
  • Advising Tricentis on R&D centre lease agreements in the Czech Republic.
  • Advised Duvenbeck Group in connection with the sale of land and the lease of the logistics centre ARETE Park Rokycany 2.