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Kocián Šolc Balaštík
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Czech Republic
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Competition/Antitrust, Dispute Resolution




Partner Pavel Dejl heads KSB’s Dispute Resolution and Competition/Antitrust practices. He represents Czech and international clients such as Alstom Power, Sberbank, Czech Television, Heineken, Charles University and Prague Airport in dispute resolution and arbitration matters. In his most high-profile case, Pavel represented Delta Pekárny, helping the company to win a dispute before the European Court of Human Rights, which was named Competition Case of the Year in the Lawyer European Awards 2015. In competition matters, in particular in merger and antitrust proceedings before the Czech Competition Authority and Czech courts, Pavel has successfully advised and represented clients such as RWE Transgas, O2, Schneider Electric, Reckitt Benckiser, Phillips and Skanska. He also advises on state aid matters and represented the Czech National Bank in proceedings regarding alleged state aid provided to Czech banks. Pavel recently advised Asiana and LEO Express in court private competition enforcement disputes for damages, as well as Mattoni  1873/Pepsi and Penam/United Bakeries in merger clearance proceedings before the Czech Competition Authority. Chambers & Partners, Who’s Who Legal, and Legal500 recommend Pavel as a leading expert for dispute resolution and competition/antitrust.


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Czech Republic > Dispute resolution

(Leading individuals)

Pavel DejlKocián Šolc Balaštík

Kocián Šolc Balaštík‘s team has expertise in banking, construction and transport litigation. Also notable is that the infrastructure practice is highly active, representing road and rail developers in construction disputes. Elsewhere, Jiří Horník‘s expertise comes to the fore in disputes related to aviation law, aviation safety and damage compensation matters. Sylvie Sobolová acts for clients in state aid and procurement matters. She co-heads the practice with Pavel Dejl, who is noted for his arbitration experience. In addition, Dejl acts for clients in merger and antitrust proceedings. Hana Heroldová is also recommended.

Czech Republic > EU and competition

(Leading individuals)

Pavel DejlKocián Šolc Balaštík