Firm Profile > RANDA HAVEL LEGAL > Prague, Czech Republic

110 00 PRAGUE 1
Czech Republic

Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 3

RANDA HAVEL LEGAL is particularly active in the energy sector, where it advises on a mix of M&A transactions and day-to-day corporate matters. The practice is led by Alois Šatava, and also includes Matyáš Kužela, who handles data protection and competition matters. Its client roster features FCC Česká republika, Jufa Investment Group and Pražské služby.

Projects and energy Tier 3

RANDA HAVEL LEGAL is praised for its 'clear communication' and 'deep understanding of the energy sector'. Practice head Jan Havel recently advised Export Guarantee and Insurance Corporation on the insured export financing provided by The Czech Export Bank for the construction of the Adularya coal-fired power plant in Turkey and represented Doosan Škoda Power in a contractual dispute with Modřany Power.

TMT Tier 3

RANDA HAVEL LEGAL is recommended for its 'business approach, clarity in its communication, knowledge in the sector and its dedication to achieving the best outcome'. The team counts JCDecaux group as a key client, for which it advises on a range of advertising matters. It also assisted a large number of clients with GDPR matters and represented an advertising company in a dispute pertaining to an alleged breach of IP rights. Tomáš Rydvan and Matyáš Kužela jointly lead the team.

Dispute resolution Tier 4

RANDA HAVEL LEGAL handled a number of construction disputes. Its recent caseload also features unfair competition and commercial litigation. Martin Randa and Jan Havel are the main contacts.

Real estate and construction Tier 4

RANDA HAVEL LEGAL has expertise in construction, energy, industrial and infrastructure projects. The team is advising Šmukýřka Development on the development, construction and the sale of residential apartments and assisted Pražské služby with a series of acquisitions and the division of various estates. Notable practitioners are Martin Řanda and Tomáš Slabý.

The firm: Established by Martin Randa and Jan Havel, RANDA HAVEL LEGAL is a Czech law firm operating on the market since 2006.

RANDA HAVEL LEGAL provides high-quality legal services to Czech as well as foreign companies, entrepreneurs, private entities and public institutions. Based on its detailed knowledge of the Czech legal environment and domestic market, as well as its lawyers’ extensive experience with international transactions, RANDA HAVEL LEGAL offers its clients comprehensive legal services in all fundamental areas of law.

RANDA HAVEL LEGAL’s aim is to always give its clients the exceptional legal care they expect while making them feel secure, successful and respected.

The firm listens to its clients’ needs, and drives its work with both passion and specialised insight into its clients’ specific legal environments and broader strategies. It’s this philosophy that RANDA HAVEL LEGAL brings to each and every case and client.

RANDA HAVEL LEGAL is one of the founding members of the international alliance ACT LEGAL. With more than 400 top lawyers, tax advisors and business experts, ACT LEGAL is the very first choice for top-level legal service at both the local and international level. Thanks to ACT LEGAL, both domestic and foreign individuals have the opportunity to get legal support throughout the whole of Europe.

Areas of practice: Six core practice groups (corporate and M&A, banking and finance, energy, dispute resolution, real estate and construction, and TMT) form the pillars of the firm’s legal services in different areas of law.

M&A: RANDA HAVEL LEGAL has extensive experience of structure proposals and completion of transactions to acquire or sell shares in companies, plants or parts thereof or any other transactions to change the owner of the identified property of companies or natural persons. RANDA HAVEL LEGAL also provides comprehensive legal services in the area of corporate law, especially during establishment, administration and management of commercial corporations, regardless of their legal form.

Banking and finance: RANDA HAVEL LEGAL provides legal services to leading banking and financial institutions, corporations and other subjects on the side of both debtors and creditors during the provision of acquisition, working capital and/or investment loans and related security.

Energy: RANDA HAVEL LEGAL is one of the few Czech law firms that provides regular, long-term comprehensive legal services in all segments of the energy market, including construction of power engineering units for generating or processing electricity, thermal energy and gas and energy utilisation of waste. Jan Havel, head of the energy practice group, has participated in more than 100 complex investment and development projects in the energy sector as legal counsel in Europe, America and Asia.

Disputes: RANDA HAVEL LEGAL provides all the legal services associated with dispute resolution contracts or breach of the legal regulations. It always endeavours to first reach the quickest, most cost-effective amicable settlement. If no amicable solution is achieved, RANDA HAVEL LEGAL represents its clients in proceedings before the courts, in arbitration proceedings and during mediation. RANDA HAVEL LEGAL always proceeds with the greatest possible regard to protecting the client’s interests and provides the client with the maximum amount of information concerning the course of the dispute.

Real estate, development, investment and construction: RANDA HAVEL LEGAL provides services to large development companies, lessors and leaseholders, individuals investing in real estate and construction companies. Its lawyers have extensive experience with comprehensive legal coverage of large commercial and residential development projects.

TMT: RANDA HAVEL LEGAL is one of the few Czech law firms that offers extensive experience and expertise in the area of personal data protection on the internet. Thanks to its lawyers’ extensive experience in the area of TMT, the firm is able to provide high-quality legal services even in the case of non-traditional and innovative solutions with no backing in the appropriate legislation.

Department Name Email Telephone
Mergers and acquisitions Alois Satava +420222537500
Competition and state aid Martin Randa +420222537500
Competition and state aid Matyas Kuzela +420222537500
Public contracts Tomas Rydvan +420222537500
Labour Tomas Slaby +420222537500
Labour Lenka Droscova +420222537500
Arbitration and litigation Martin Randa +420222537500
Arbitration and litigation Ladislav Peterka +420222537500
Real estate and development Martin Randa +420222537500
Real estate and development Tomas Slaby +420222537500
Environmental law and waste disposal Martin Randa +420222537500
Environmental law and waste disposal Martin Randa +420222537500
Corporate Alois Satava +420222537500
Corporate Michal Palinkas +420222537500
Banking and finance Alois Satava +420222537500
Banking and finance Tomas Rydvan +420222537500
Insolvency Jan Havel +420222537500
Insolvency Alois Satava +420222537500
Intellectual property Jan Havel +420222537500
Energy Jan Havel +420222537500
Energy Tomas Rydvan +420222537500
Trusts and clients’ personal affairs Alois Satava +420222537500
Investment projects Jan Havel +420222537500
Investment projects Tomas Rydvan +420222537500
Regulatory Matyas Kuzela +420222537500
Personal data protection Matyas Kuzela +420222537500
Securities Alois Satava +420222537500
TMT Tomas Rydvan +420222537500
Photo Name Position Profile
Mgr Jan Havel  photo Mgr Jan Havel
Mgr Matyas Kuzela  photo Mgr Matyas Kuzela
Mgr Michal Palinkas  photo Mgr Michal Palinkas
Mgr Martin Randa  photo Mgr Martin Randa
Mgr Tomas Rydvan  photo Mgr Tomas Rydvan
Mgr Alois Satava  photo Mgr Alois Satava
Mgr Tomas Slaby  photo Mgr Tomas Slaby
Number of lawyers : 29
at this office : 26
Other offices : Pilsen