Employment in Slovakia
Allen & Overy Bratislava, s.r.o.
Allen & Overy Bratislava, s.r.o. regularly advises clients on employment issues relating to corporate transactions and restructuring. Employment contracts, redundancy, data protection, and privacy are also key areas of expertise. Nadacia Zastavme korupciu and Tatra Banka are clients. Counsel Katarína Matulníková leads the team.
Beatow Partners s.r.o
Beatow Partners s.r.o regularly advises on employment contracts, collective bargaining agreements, employment termination issues, secondments, transfers and incentive plans. Oliver Weber has ‘deep legal knowledge and is able to find business-friendly solutions to problems’ and Peter Mikletič has ‘profound understanding of the business environment and an ability to handle crisis situations’.
Dentons advised Sanofi on a range of employment-related mandates, which included assisting with employment issues following its acquisition of Boehringer Ingelheim . Keyence International Belgium is also a client. Team head Peter Kubina and counsel Katarína Pecnová are noted, as are senior associates Jozef Buday and Linda Mendelová.
Kinstellar is experienced in transfers and mass dismissals and also advises on share option plans and other remuneration schemes. It also handles white-collar criminal defence work and employment disputes. Team head Adam Hodoň assisted Fidelity National Information Services with the establishment of its new business in Slovakia, which included a TUPE transfer of employees. Roman Oleksik is also a key figure.
Paul Q Law Firm
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CLS Cavojsky & Partners
Eversheds Sutherland, advokátní kancelář, s.r.o.
Eversheds Sutherland Dvořák Hager, advokátní kancelář, s.r.o. is praised for its ‘fast reaction times’ and ‘good solutions’. The team is headed by Jana Sapáková and Helga Maďarová, who recently joined from Balcar, Polanský & Spol.