Mr Vaclav Rovensky > Kocián Šolc Balaštík > Prague, Czech Republic > Lawyer Profile

Kocián Šolc Balaštík
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Czech Republic
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Work Department

Energy Law, Utilites Law, Construction Law




KSB partner Václav Rovenský has specialized primarily in energy construction projects and related agenda for the past 25 years. He has participated in many pioneering energy projects in the Czech Republic. Among others, he advised on the financing, construction, commissioning and operation of ALPIQ’s coal and gas fired power facilities (with the overall installed capacity exceeding  500 MW) in the Czech Republic, assisted Arcelor Mittal on the spin-off of its energy division in the Czech Republic, and more recently, advised one of the consortiums in the process of preparing bids in respect of Czech law issues (construction law, transportation law, financing and public procurement) relating to the D4 Motorway, which was the first PPP financing of a motorway after almost 20 years since the last attempt in the Czech Republic.

Václav also advises private entities, utility providers and international investors on various contractual and regulatory aspects of Czech law, in particular on renewables such as biomass combustion, solar and wind energy. He is also highly valued by the firm’s clients for his construction law skills and experience.

Václav has been a contributor for the jurisdiction of the Czech Republic to various international energy publications and has been recognized as an energy law expert by key ranking agencies, including Chambers&Partners, IFLR1000 and Legal 500.




Czech Bar Association
International Bar Association
International Construction Law Association

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Czech Republic > Employment

The employment practice at Kocián Šolc Balaštík operates across a wide range of industry sectors, most notably IT, retail, healthcare, and manufacturing. The firm advises on various employment and labour issues such as terminations, workplace injuries, business immigration and the transfer of employees, and the investigative procedures of employment authorities. Recently, the group has demonstrated activity in handling collective bargaining and trade union-related concerns, as well as assisting clients in navigating their ESG responsibilities. Václav Rovenský  leads the team and also offers know-how in the real estate, energy, construction, and public procurement sectors.

Czech Republic > Projects and energy

(Leading individuals)

Václav RovenskýKocián Šolc Balaštík

At Kocián Šolc Balaštík, the department’s scope of work includes the planning, development, and implementation of heat and power generation instalments, and the construction of power facilities. Additionally, the team offers advice on the development of renewable energy sources, public contracts, compliance concerns, and energy project financing. Recent highlights include assisting clients with the operation of new power plants, nuclear waste management, and distribution grids. The team is jointly led by Václav Rovenský, who specialises in energy construction projects and related regulatory concerns, and Tomáš Sequens, who handles the environmental elements of commercial transactions. Sylvie Sobolová is a notable member of the group and covers public procurement and state aid work.

Czech Republic > Real estate and construction

Kocián Šolc Balaštík’s real estate practice has recently been active handling a range of development projects, the construction of solar parks, and the sale and acquisition of multiple administrative buildings in Prague. Regularly engaged by hotel developers and logistics and warehouse companies, the team has strength in advising architectural studios on contract negotiation and project documentation. The group is co-led by Jiří Horník, who primarily advises real estate investment companies, and Václav Rovenský, who focuses on highway construction mandates and the management of hotels.