Firm Profile > CERHA HEMPEL Šiška & Partners s. r. o. > Bratislava, Slovakia

CERHA HEMPEL Šiška & Partners s. r. o.

Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 4

CERHA HEMPEL Šiška & Partners s. r. o. is heavily involved in corporate transactions, particularly those in the real estate and retail sectors. The team often works closely with international law firms on complex, cross-border matters. Jozef Bannert is a name to note.

Practice head(s):

Jozef Bannert

Key clients


Honeywell International Inc.

Procter & Gamble



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Tally Weijl


mageba SA


Magna International Inc.


Firm Overview:

CERHA HEMPEL is one of the leading corporate law firms in Central and Eastern Europe with its headquarters in Vienna. With a team of over 200 lawyers, the firm guarantees its clients experience and expertise in all areas of corporate and commercial law, both in Austria and Central and Eastern Europe.

CERHA HEMPEL is proud to be able to look back on a very successful history. Over the past 25 years, CERHA HEMPEL has been involved in a large number of the most significant transactions in Austria. The fact that the firm understands its clients’ businesses has helped CERHA HEMPEL achieve a high rate of success. It is no coincidence that CERHA HEMPEL is the first port of call for a number of long-term clients whom the firm advises comprehensively on all of their day-to-day legal matters. This expertise – combined with the firm’s years of experience in Central and Eastern Europe and its Lex Mundi network – ensures that its clients receive high-quality and sound advice, across disciplines and across borders.

Slovak Republic:

The Bratislava office provides first-class and commercially-oriented services, striving to add value to its clients’ businesses. Recognised by its clients for its commitment and professionalism, CERHA HEMPEL has achieved a top tier position in the Slovak market.

Department Name Email Telephone
Managing Partner in Slovak Republic, Banking & Finance, Antitrust & Competition, Public Law & European Law Karol Šiška +421 2 2064 8580
Managing Partner in Slovak Republic, Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate, Litigation & Arbitration Jozef Bannert +421 2 2064 8580
Contact person in Vienna, Partner Johannes Aehrenthal +43 1 514 35 331
Photo Name Position Profile
JUDr Karol Šiška  photo JUDr Karol Šiška
 Jozef Bannert photo Jozef Bannert
Number of staff at CERHA HEMPEL : 260
Number of lawyers at the Bratislava office : 10
Employment Law Alliance (ELA)
Lex Mundi - The World's Leading Association of Independent Law Firms
Slovak Bar Association
Other offices : Bucharest
Other offices : Budapest
Other offices : Minsk
Other offices : Prague
Other offices : Sofia
Other offices : Vienna