Mr Petr Kasik > Kocián Šolc Balaštík > Prague, Czech Republic > Lawyer Profile

Kocián Šolc Balaštík
110 00
Czech Republic
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Work Department

Company Law, Insurance




Petr Kasík has extensive experience in the field of corporate and group law and restructuring, as well as in the field of business transactions, focusing on one-off boutique projects. He also focuses on banking and public regulation of financial institutions.

Petr is the chairman of the III. Chamber of the Czech National Bank’s Appeals Committee. He is also involved in law-making, among others, as a member of the Public Law Commission of the Government Legislative Council.

Petr focuses on providing legal advice to leading financial institutions and corporations in the Czech Republic, such as the Czech National Bank, Česká spořitelna, PPF Group, Citibank, mBank, Wüstenrot Group, the Association for Capital Markets in ČR and MARSH Group. His clients from other fields include O2 Czech Republic, ČEZ, Česká telekomunikační infrastruktura (Czech telecommunication infrastructure), Krofian, Statutární město Plzeň (Staturory City of Pilsen), and Plzeňské městské dopravní podniky (Pilsen City Transit Authority).

Petr is recommended by prestigious international rating agencies Legal 500 (in corporate law) and IFLR1000 (in banking and capital markets).

In recent years, Petr has provided legal advice in the field of corporate law, restructuring and financial law to companies such as O2 Czech Republic, the Czech National Bank and ČEZ.




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Czech Republic > Banking, finance and capital markets

Boasting a comprehensive banking, finance and capital markets practice, the team at Kocián Šolc Balaštík handles the full spectrum of domestic and international transactional work, which includes debt issuances, regulatory capital raisings, and special lending products. Additionally, the firm has demonstrable experience in advising financial institutions and non-banking corporations on financial regulation concerns, as well as digital financial services products. The department also covers project finance and real estate finance. The firm is regularly engaged to advise the Czech National Bank on various matters. On the capital markets front, the group counts investment fund services, securities issuances, and the regulation of investment and compliance services within its core workload. Martin Krejčí, an expert in cross-border financial work, leads the team alongside Vlastimil Pihera, a specialist in financial services and private equity matters, and Petr Kasík, who primarily handles corporate law and restructuring cases.

Czech Republic > Commercial, corporate and M&A

The corporate, commercial and M&A team at Kocián Šolc Balaštík advises on a range of matters, including local and foreign acquisitions, shareholder arrangements, joint ventures, and regulatory concerns. The firm counts start-ups, financial institutions, and banks among its key clients. The group regularly carries out due diligence exercises in addition to preparing and negotiating transaction documents. The practice is collectively led by restructuring specialist Dagmar DubeckáMartin Šolc, who is noted for his involvement in milestone M&A transactions; Jan Dědič, whose corporate expertise spans the gamut of relevant issues; and Petr Kasík, who focuses on banking law.