JUDr Peter Vrábel QC > LEGATE, s.r.o > Bratislava, Slovakia > Lawyer Profile

LEGATE, s.r.o
DVORÁKOVO NÁBREŽIE 8A
811 02  BRATISLAVA
Slovakia

Work Department

Mergers & Acquisitions; Commercial law; Corporate; Energy & Projects; Litigation and ADR; Public procurement; Transport

Position

Managing Partner:

Practice head and firm managing partner Peter Vrábel is a counsel in charge.

Peter as skilful litigator benefits from his former experience at premium international law firm Squire Patton Boggs. His previous experience in Slovak anti-monopoly offices means that he has extensive contacts with regulatory bodies, which prove especially helpful in merger filings.

Peter offers extensive experience in securities law and M&A. Concurrently, Peter is an arbitrator of Arbitration Court of Slovak Chamber of Commerce and Industry, securities broker and mediator as well as leader of international team of lawyers representing respective air navigation service providers (Single European Sky).

Career

Managing partner at LEGATE, law firm (since 2003); Legal counsel at leading refinery and petrochemical producer ranked in TOP 20 non-financial enterprises in Slovakia (2001 – 2002); Associate at Squire Patton Boggs (2000).

Languages

Slovak; English; Russian; German

Memberships

Slovak Bar Association
Broker Licence (granted by Ministry of Finance of the Slovak Republic)
Mediator Licence (granted by Ministry of Justice of the Slovak Republic)
Bankruptcy and restructuring trustee Licence (granted by Ministry of Justice of the Slovak Republic)
Public procurement Licence (granted by Ministry of Public Procurement of the Slovak Republic)
Arbitrator (at Arbitration Court of Slovak Chamber of Commerce and Industry)

Education

Comenius University in Bratislava, Faculty of Law

Lawyer Rankings

Slovakia > Projects and energy

(Leading individuals)

Peter VrábelLEGATE, s.r.o

LEGATE, s.r.o delivers a ‘first-class service‘ in oil, gas and power projects, with a focus on downstream matters. The team is able to handle a broad raft of energy sector mandates, including EPC contracts, construction contracts, and related disputes; it has ‘first-hand knowledge of the industry and address matters promptly and in a very astute and determined manner‘. Peter Vrábel is a key figure.

Slovakia > Dispute resolution

(Leading individuals)

Peter VrábelLEGATE, s.r.o

LEGATE, s.r.o handles a range of litigation and arbitration cases for Slovak and CEE companies. Its experience includes construction, shareholder, IP, tax and administrative disputes. In addition, it is increasingly active in cyber security claims. Managing partner Peter Vrábel is a ‘very efficient, attentive and client-oriented lawyer, who always keeps an eye on the important details‘. Vrábel co-heads the practice with Michal Mistrík.

Slovakia > Real estate and construction

LEGATE, s.r.o‘s ‘client-oriented‘ team is experienced in real estate and construction transactions in the agriculture, energy and natural resources sectors. It is also adept at handling residential development projects. Peter Vrábel heads up the practice.

Slovakia > Commercial, corporate and M&A

The ‘very engaged and well-connected‘ team at LEGATE, s.r.o is often engaged in domestic and cross-border M&A. Real estate, transport, IT, agriculture, retail and private equity are among the key areas of strength. Peter Vrábel and Michal Mistrík are recommended.