Firm Profile > Bányaiová Vožehová, s.r.o., law office > Prague, Czech Republic

Bányaiová Vožehová, s.r.o., law office
LAZARSKÁ 13/8
120 00 PRAGUE 2
Czech Republic

Czech Republic > Dispute resolution Tier 3

At Bányaiová Vožehová, s.r.o., law office, the dispute resolution practice is noted for its 'professional attitude' and covers a wide range of commercial litigation cases. The team includes Lucie Dolanská Bányaiová and Alena Bányaiová, who both focus on commercial litigation, including corporate disputes, unfair competition, damages claims and insolvency litigation, among other matters. Lucie Oršulová has additional expertise in criminal litigation.

Practice head(s):

Lucie Dolanská Bányaiová; Lucie Oršulová; Alena Bányaiová

Testimonials

‘Lucie Orsulova. She gives attention to her clients to the extent that no other attorney or office does. She invests her time to get to know the client.’

Lucie Dolanská Bányaiová is quick on her feet with practical approach, clear logic and ability to convince the judge.

Lucie Dolanská Bányaiová and Alena Bányaiová. They are both experienced litigators with very good reputation among their peers. They are both very prompt and responsive, with top notch litigation tactics, thinking on their feet and able to assess the situation and come up with a series of steps and moves that fit the situation perfectly.

‘The law office has a team of expert litigators with deep knowledge not only of the procedures and litigation as such but also the factual background of our industry, its legal framework and specifics of our particular business. This makes their arguments in litigation logical and illustrative and as such highly persuasive. A nice illustration is that this law office has not lost a single civil litigation in which it represented our interests and on or our companies.’

The lawyers of Bányaiová Vožehová law office have profound experience in the relevant matters backed up by academic and legislative background and high reputation of skilled litigators. This combination of litigator qualities makes them unique in their field.

Alena Banyaiová is very cooperative, professional with very high quality standards of legal services which she provides.

Lucie Oršulová is capable of handling complex administrative, compliance and criminal compliance issues with profound expertise navigating our group of companies so that it steers clear of any liability.

Key clients

UNICEF

ČPP Transgas, s.p.

Lactalis Group

A7B Bohemia,a.s.

ECM

Czech Republic > Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 4

Bányaiová Vožehová, s.r.o., law office's corporate team, which is 'very experienced and strongly devoted to their clients', handles mid-market transactions for a variety of clients. Energy sector expert Lucie Vožehová leads the team, which includes Lucie Oršulová and senior associate Michaela Kmochová.

Practice head(s):

Lucie Vožehová

Other key lawyers:

Lucie Oršulová; Michaela Kmochová

Testimonials

‘This practice is a team of very experienced lawyers, strongly devoted to their clients. Clients appreciate the high professionalism of the team, individual access to clients, and an innovative approach in resolving the clients’ demands. This makes the practice well-known among entrepreneurs.’

‘Lucie Orsulova. She gives attention to her clients to the extent that no other attorney or office does. She invests her time to get to know the client’

‘Deep knowledge in RE transactions and business approach demonstrated by Lucie Orsulova and Michaela Kmochova is a real differentiator. Furthermore, fairness and integrity demonstrated in relation to the negotiations really supported success of both the parties/clients within the transaction.’

‘Lucie Orsulova is an excellent partner showing both deep technical knowledge and business experience needed for successful transactions. Michaela Kmochova is an excellent technical leader of the negotiations with a deep business insight coming from her long experience. Both the ladies are exceptional compared to the market standard. ’

‘Since we have been working with BV law for so long, they know our area of business, they know how we operate, our internal procedures and how things work. We do not have to go over details pertaining to our business and our mode of operation, our corporate structure, as well as manner of business operation, over and over again. BV law personnel can offer tailor-made advice to us and our needs. They are very prompt and accurate in their legal advice as well as very practical. The lawyers can assess the situation and suggest the best solution not only from legal perspective but also suiting our commercial needs, corporate structure and technical capability. ’

‘They understand where there is an urgency and it is necessary to act and assist us even though it is late on Friday afternoon. The BV Law lawyers always see to it that the matter is dealt with duly and in time and give all the necessary attention to successfully resolve all the problems and close the matter.

‘M&A dedicated experienced team. Good knowledge of Czech practice and regulations’

Key clients

Lactalis Group

VINCI ENERGIES

Soletanche Freyssinet/NUVIA

AŽD Praha s.r.o.

Karlín Group

AXIANS – Czech subsidiary

Bridgestone Europe NV/SA

Shell Czech Republic a.s.

Schülke & Mayr GmbH

ALIMPEX FOOD, a.s.

The firm: The firm was established in 2010 by three attorneys and has grown considerably since then in numbers and also in areas of expertise. The firm now has three partners, namely Lucie Oršulová, Lucie Vožehová and Lucie Dolanská Bányaiová and altogether 12 lawyers providing legal services in in a wide range of practices, inter alia corporate law and M&A, contracts law, commercial litigation, criminal law, real estate and labour law. The firm represents and advises clients from across the industry spectrum such as telecommunication, real estate development, energy, construction and food industry.

Areas of practice: The firm provides complex legal services in almost all areas of Czech law, EU law, and has a net of cooperating offices in other European countries. The primary focus is on corporate and M&A, commercial contracts, commercial litigation including insolvency litigation, competition, including public tendering, as well as real estate and labour law. The firm also has strong practice in criminal law specialising in white-collar crime.

Lucie Dolanská Bányaiová, a partner in the firm, focuses her practice mostly on commercial litigation, contracts, competition and antitrust law, including public tenders, state subsidies and state aid, conflict of laws and EC law. She has specific sector knowledge of various industries, primarily the IT, telecommunications, insurance and paper industries.

Lucie Vožehová, a partner in the firm, focuses mostly on mergers and acquisitions and corporate law. She has specific sector knowledge of various industries, primarily the energy, food and dairy products, and construction industries.

Lucie Oršulová, a partner in the firm, is an expert in procedural law. Lucie’s specialty is commercial disputes and criminal litigation, focusing on White Collar crimes. She further leads the office’s commercial contracts department. Lucie’s practice ranges across a variety of industries such as automotive, technology, infrastructure, insurance and FMCG, representing both leading domestic and international clients.

Alena Bányaiová is a long-standing expert in the areas of construction law, commercial litigation, competition, arbitration and dispute settlement. She has specific sector knowledge of the construction and development industry and IT as well as the foundations and non-profit organisations sector.

Michaela Kmochová concentrates her practice on real estate, labour law and M&A. She has specific sector knowledge of the development industry and IT.

Vladimír Sígl concentrates in his practice on litigation, intellectual property and insolvency.

Zuzana Kulhánková concentrates in her practise on real estate, commercial contracts and civil law.

Livia Kuľhová is an associate in the firm concentrating on civil litigation as well as white collar crime litigation.

Michaela Krajíčková is an associate in the firm and concentrates her practice on corporate law and M&A.

Markéta Kačerová is an associate in the firm and has been with the firm for over seven years. She concentrates her practice on corporate law and M&A as well as GDPR.

Vladimír Sígl is an associate who has been with the firm for over five years. He concentrates in his practice on litigation, intellectual property, insolvency and GDPR.

Václav Duda has been with the firm for over seven years and is an associate in the firm. He concentrates his practice on public tenders and state subsidies, consumer protection, insolvency, construction and administrative litigation.

Department Name Email Telephone
Commercial and civil Alena Bányaiová
Commercial and civil Zuzana Kulhánková
Commercial and civil Lívia Kuľhová
Corporate and M&A Lucie Vožehová
Corporate and M&A Michaela Kmochová
Corporate and M&A Michaela Krajíčková
Capital markets Lucie Vožehová
Capital markets Markéta Wagnerová
Dispute resolution/arbitration Lucie Dolanská Bányaiová
Dispute resolution/arbitration Alena Bányaiová
Banking and finance Lucie Vožehová
Banking and finance Zuzana Kulhánková
Real estate Michaela Kmochová
Real estate Zuzana Kulhánková
Intellectual property and IT Lucie Oršulová
Intellectual property and IT Vladimír Sígl
Competition/antitrust/tenders Lucie Dolanská Bányaiová
Competition/antitrust/tenders Václav Duda
Labour Lucie Dolanská Bányaiová
Labour Michaela Kmochová
Bankruptcy and insolvency Lucie Oršulová
Bankruptcy and insolvency Vladimír Sígl
Criminal Lucie Oršulová
Criminal Vladimír Sígl
Photo Name Position Profile
Mrs Alena Bányaiová  photo Mrs Alena Bányaiová Partner, Alena Bányaiová is one of the top experts in dispute settlement…
 Lucie Dolanská Bányaiová  photo Lucie Dolanská Bányaiová Partner, Lucie Dolanská Bányaiová is widely recognized as highly experienced litigator representing…
Mrs Michaela Kmochová  photo Mrs Michaela Kmochová Senior Associate, Michaela Kmochová specializes mainly in real estate and labor law.…
Ms Lucie Oršulová  photo Ms Lucie Oršulová As an expert in procedural law, Lucie’s specialty is commercial disputes and…
Ms Lucie Vožehová  photo Ms Lucie Vožehová Partner, Lucie Vožehová lead legal teams in major international transactions referred to…
Number of lawyers : 10
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ILFA E-IURE

As a part of its corporate social responsibility policy Bányaiová Vožehová provides support to UNICEF and a foundation “Nadání a dovednosti, o.p.s.” (“Talent and skills”)


The law office provides legal support to the Czech section of UNICEF, an organization concerned with improving the health and nutrition of children and mothers throughout the world, helping children in numerous distressed regions. The law office provides legal assistance in all matters of the Czech section of UNICEF. All legal advice and support is provided pro bono.


Furthermore, Bányaiová Vožehová financially supports foundation “Nadání a dovednosti, o.p.s.” (“Talent and skills”), an organization concentrating on help with integration of children living in foster homes and foster care and with professional education of these children.

 

CZECH REPUBLIC

The firm was established in 2010 by Lucie Dolanská Bányaiová and Lucie Vožehová as partners and Alena Bányaiová, a former partner in Salans (now Dentons). The firm has grown considerably since then and now has ten lawyers providing legal services in practically all areas of law. The firm provides comprehensive legal services and advice to global corporations, as well as to clients operating only locally. The firm has numerous pro bono activities including pro bono assistance and local legal support to UNICEF.

Areas of practice: The primary focus is on corporate and M&A, commercial contracts, commercial litigation, conflict of laws, real estate and labour law. However, the firm also has strong practices in criminal law and bankruptcy and insolvency.

Lucie Dolanská Bányaiová, a partner in the firm, focuses her practice mostly on commercial litigation, contracts, competition and antitrust law, including public tenders and state aid, conflict of laws and EC law. She has specific sector knowledge of various industries, primarily telecommunications, food and dairy products and paper industries.

Lucie Vožehová, a partner in the firm, focuses her practice mostly on mergers and acquisitions, corporate law, commercial contracts and capital markets. She has specific sector knowledge of various industries, primarily the energy, food and dairy products, and construction industries.

Lucie Oršulová, a partner in the firm, focuses her practice mostly on commercial litigation, contracts, real estate, bankruptcy and insolvency, and criminal law. She has specific sector knowledge of various industries, primarily the energy, food, glass and bijou industries as well as the construction industry.

Alena Bányaiová is a long-standing expert in the areas of construction law, commercial litigation, competition, arbitration and dispute settlement. She has specific sector knowledge of the construction and development industry and IT as well as the foundations and non-profit organisations sector.

Michaela Kmochová concentrates her practice on real estate, labour law and M&A. She has specific sector knowledge of the development industry and IT.

Vladimír Sígl concentrates in his practice on litigation, intellectual property and insolvency.

Zuzana Kulhánková concentrates in her practise on real estate, commercial contracts and civil law.

Markéta Kačerová specializes in her practice on corporate law, litigation and data protection.

Václav Duda specializes in his practice on construction law, competition law and public tenders and commercial contracts.