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CERHA HEMPEL Kališ & Partners
Týn 639/1
110 00 PRAGUE 1
Czech Republic

Work Department

M&A & Restructuring, Corporate/Investigation


Managing Partner
Head of M&A and Restructuring Department
Areas of practice:


Admitted 2004, (Attorney at Law), Czech Republic

Petr is the Managing Partner of C.H. Kališ & Partners s.r.o., advokátní kancelář, the Czech office of CERHA HEMPEL.  Petr’s main areas of expertise include, among others, mergers and acquisitions, including national, cross-border and distressed asset transactions; restructuring and insolvency projects; litigation and alternative dispute resolutions, including national and cross-border arbitration.
During his career, Petr has acted as legal advisor in numerous major transactions and in recent year he has developed particular experience with transactions in the field of heavy machinery, steel, automotive and energy industries. He is well-known on the Czech market for his active business approach and excellent strategy planning, which allows him to provide clients with the best business-oriented solution to their issues. Petr has been repeatedly recognized for his professional excellence by numerous clients, colleagues and co-workers.


Czech, English, Russian


  • Czech Bar Association
  • International Bar Association
  • Lex Mundi – The World’s Leading Association of Independent Law Firms
  • Turnaround Management Association


Charles University in Prague, Faculty of Law (Mgr. in 2000, JUDr. in 2003 and Ph.D. in 2009)
University of Economics, Prague (1997)


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Lawyer Rankings

Czech Republic > Real estate and construction

CERHA HEMPEL Kališ & Partners‘ real estate work is handled by the M&A and restructuring team, which is jointly led by Petr Kališ and Lukáš Srbecký. The group’s workload includes real estate acquisitions, development projects and real estate financing. It acts for clients such as developers, investors, agents and other significant tenants.