Firm Profile > bpv Braun Partners s.r.o., o.z. > Bratislava, Slovakia

bpv Braun Partners s.r.o., o.z.
EUROPEUM BUSINESS CENTER
SUCHE MYTO 1
SK-811 03 BRATISLAVA
Slovakia

Employment Tier 3

bpv Braun Partners s.r.o., o.z. regularly works alongside its Prague office to deliver employment solutions to domestic and international clients. It is regularly engaged in business restructuring mandates and also demonstrates expertise in secondments, working time models, cooperation with trade unions, data protection and contractual matters.

Key clients

Interchange

WÖHR Autoparksysteme

JUST

Lind Mobler Slovakia

ARES

Lufthansa Group

GPV

Hornbach

SK CONT

Real estate and construction Tier 3

The 'solution-driven' team at bpv Braun Partners s.r.o., o.z. has a varied work portfolio, which includes real estate sales and acquisitions, as well as leasing and finance mandates. It works closely with the firm's Prague office to advise on a range of real estate transactions. Igor Augustinič is the main contact in Bratislava.

Testimonials

The team is oriented to solutions, not problems

Igor Augustinič is always on the spot and supports commercial ideas

Monika Kardošová is hardworking and analytical

Key clients

MVGM

OC Viktoria

RAS Immobilien (XXXLutz-Group)

Hornbach Baumarkt Group

Hypo-Bank Burgenland

Straehle + Hess

Grant Thornton

BAWAG P.S.K. Leasing

Raiffeisenlandesbank Niederösterreich-Wien AG

Jahn Development Consulting

WM Group

Monile

Banking, finance and capital markets Tier 4

bpv Braun Partners s.r.o., o.z.'s transactional strengths are evidenced in areas such as asset finance, project finance and lease transactions. Regulatory advice is also a cornerstone of the practice. The group regularly works with members of the Prague office on cross-border mandates. Prague-based David Vosol and Bratislava-based Igor Augustinič head the team.

Testimonials

The team is super reliable and competent; it has never once missed a deadline and is very fast

A smart young team, which is oriented towards results, not problems

Igor Augustinič thinks out of the box and supports commercial approaches

Monika Kardošová works hard, is very analytical and does a good job

Key clients

Raiffeisen Niederösterreich-Wien

Hypo-Bank Burgenland

Interchange

Capital Bank – GRAWE

BAWAG Leasing

Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 5

bpv Braun Partners s.r.o., o.z. often works with its Prague office to handle cross-border corporate mandates and its membership of the CEE alliance, bpv LEGAL, enhances its connections throughout the region. The automotive and manufacturing sectors are key areas of expertise. Igor Augustinič is trilingual in Slovak, English and German.

Testimonials

Excellent quality, solution-oriented, longstanding experience, international experience and local know-how

What makes the firm unique is that, although you get first class advice, the firm is very down-to-earth, is always open for pragmatic solutions, and it is part of the firm’s wider legal network, which clearly gives it a wide reach in CEE

Key clients

Deutsche Balaton

Immofinanz

Wirecard

Interchange

Atos IT, Klett Publishing House, Wolters Kluwer and various other clients

Lufthansa Group

Beiersdorf

Kuwait Petroleum

Pierre Lang

Media Labs

MVGM

Pepperl+Fuchs

The firm : bpv BRAUN PARTNERS was founded in 2006 by a team of experienced attorneys who worked together in the renowned international business law firm Haarmann Hemmelrath. bpv BRAUN PARTNERS has grown to the present team of around 60. In 2010 a branch office in Slovakia was opened.

bpv BRAUN PARTNERS’ reputation is based on its more than 38 Slovak, Czech, German lawyers and tax advisors, some of them regarded as the most respected professionals in the Slovakia and Czech Republic.

The firm advises its clients through all areas of their enterprise, and supports them in key international and domestic transactions, as well as in day to day work. The core competencies include corporate law, M&A, financing, real estate law, energy law, labour law, litigation and arbitration, EU and competition law.

Legal services are based on the highest standards of quality, the continuing education of team members, understanding of the local business environment and a tradition of international consulting. In addition to the deep knowledge of law, bpv’s attorneys provide absolute commitment to clients’ needs and an exceptional service orientation.

bpv BRAUN PARTNERS is a founding member of the bpv legal alliance, a close network of independent law firms with more than 140 professionals with the same background in major international law firms. It covers central and eastern Europe and works closely to provide cross-border legal advice from Bratislava, Brussels, Budapest, Bucharest, Prague and Vienna. The office in Brussels is instrumental in providing premium services on European and competition law.

Areas of practice : Banking and project financing: comprehensive loan documentation, loan facilitation, due diligence; representation in proceedings with state authorities, regulatory issues; establishment, acquisition and sale of banks; advice on contractual and business issues.

Corporate, mergers and acquisitions: establishing all forms of business entities and joint ventures; tenders, data-rooms, LBO structuring, post-acquisitions advice, financial assistance; advising both in international as well as local transactions; efficient and fast legal, tax due diligence by experience teams; cash-pooling and related questions on group structures; restructuring of companies, utilisation of synergy effects; performance and liability of statutory bodies; corporate criminal liability, corporate governance, compliance structures.

Data protection and GDPR implementation: outsourcing, full audit, procedural analysis and gap analysis of current setups, implementing and proposing measures, internal regulations and other documentation.

Dispute resolution and arbitration: representation at Czech, Slovak and European courts; successful track record with national and international arbitration courts, including investment treaty arbitration; acting for creditors in Czech, Slovak and German insolvency proceedings.

Employment law: employment contractual documentation, including for management; temporary work agencies, outsourcing, staff transfer and other business transfer issues; negotiation with trade unions, collective bargaining; representation in employment-related disputes; international secondment; anti-discrimination legislation; data protection issues, including preparation for GDPR.

Energy and renewable: comprehensive legal advice to all participants on the energy markets; regulatory issues; market access and international pipeline projects; renewable, alternative and combined energy sources; development, financing or acquisition of energy projects; representation in administrative and court proceedings.

Real estate and construction: legal and tax due diligence of real estate portfolio and SPVs; acquisition, financing, development contracts including real estate funds; comprehensive implementation of real property transactions; greenfield and brownfield projects; lease agreements, tenant-landlord relationships; contract relationships with suppliers of services.

The firm also provides full legal support in the following areas: commercial law, competition and antitrust, corporate governance and compliance, intellectual and industrial property, insolvency and restructuring, life sciences, mediation, public procurement, recovery of receivables, tax or TMT.

Department Name Email Telephone
Banking and project financing Igor Augustinic igor.augustinic@bpv-bp.com
Banking and project financing David Vosol david.vosol@bpv-bp.com
Commercial Igor Augustinic igor.augustinic@bpv-bp.com
Competition and regulatory (including life sciences) Igor Augustinic igor.augustinic@bpv-bp.com
Competition and regulatory (including life sciences) Arthur Braun arthur.braun@bpv-bp.com
Compliance and corporate governance Igor Augustinic igor.augustinic@bpv-bp.com
Compliance and corporate governance Arthur Braun arthur.braun@bpv-bp.com
Corporate and M&A Igor Augustinic igor.augustinic@bpv-bp.com
Corporate and M&A Arthur Braun arthur.braun@bpv-bp.com
Dispute resolution and arbitration Pavel Vincík pavel.vincik@bpv-bp.com
Dispute resolution and arbitration Martin Cír martin.cir@bpv
Employment and labour Igor Augustinic igor.augustinic@bpv-bp.com
Employment and labour Arthur Braun arthur.braun@bpv-bp.com
Energy and renewable Marc Müller marc.mueller@bpv-bp.com
Energy and renewable Pavel Vincík pavel.vincik@bpv-bp.com
Intellectual property Arthur Braun arthur.braun@bpv-bp.com
Privacy and GDPR Igor Augustinic igor.augustinic@bpv-bp.com
Privacy and GDPR Jirí Bárta jiri.barta@bpv-bp.com
Public procurement Igor Augustinic igor.augustinic@bpv-bp.com
Real estate and contruction Igor Augustinic igor.augustinic@bpv-bp.com
Real estate and contruction Jirí Bárta jiri.barta@bpv-bp.com
TMT Igor Augustinic igor.augustinic@bpv-bp.com
TMT Pavel Vincík pavel.vincik@bpv-bp.com
Photo Name Position Profile
JUDr Igor Augustinič, Ph.D.  photo JUDr Igor Augustinič, Ph.D.
Mgr Zuzana Dzilská  photo Mgr Zuzana Dzilská
JUDr Monika Kardošová  photo JUDr Monika Kardošová
Number of lawyers : 38
Czech
English
French
German
Italian
Russian
Slovak
Spanish
Slovak Bar Association
bpv LEGAL (www.bpv-legal.com)
Other offices : Prague

CLIENT: Mária Kolníková, General Manager

COMPANY/FIRM: LIND MOBLER SLOVAKIA

TESTIMONIAL: As long-time satisfied customer, we value bpv Braun Partners for their knowledge, professionality, responsibility and prompt answers.


CLIENT: Jan Hrina, Country Manager

COMPANY/FIRM: OTIS Slovakia

TESTIMONIAL: During our long-standing cooperation bpv BRAUN PARTNERS have been showing thorough understanding of the law and commercial attitude. They solved issues fast and effectively. Really good value for money.


CLIENT: Michael Wakolbinger, Managing Director

COMPANY/FIRM: MID group | WM group

TESTIMONIAL: We have been working with bpv Braun Partners for many years now in the real estate sector in Slovakia. They have proven to really understand the commercial and technical aspects of the business. We value the team´s broad knowledge and experience, flexibility, promptness, and their client approach. Highly recommended.


CLIENT: Sebastian Gemählich, Commercial Director

COMPANY/FIRM: Strähle+Hess

TESTIMONIAL: The legal firm bpv Braun Partners in Slovakia helped us enormously while entering the Slovak market. We have been extremely satisfied with their services, real expertise, client-oriented approach, and short reaction period. They have always strived to offer the most efficient and business-oriented solutions.