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JUNGMANNOVA 750/34, 110 00 PRAHA 1, CZECH REPUBLIC
Tel:
Work +420 603 820 982
Email:
Web:
www.novalia.cz

Bill Finney

Tel:
Work +420 605274247
Email:
Web:
www.novalia.cz
NOVALIA Attorneys-at-law

Position

Partner, Novalia law firm.  

Cross-border investments, venture capital and start-up companies. Bill helps local and international investors and lenders assess and address the legal risks associated with their potential purchases or lending projects in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE). His aim is to provide practical, commercially minded guidance.

Career

Bill is a U.S. qualified lawyer in Washington State and licensed as a Czech foreign advocate. After several years with major international law firms in Prague as well as legal experience in the US, Bill was drawn to the exceptional talent and forward thinking of the NOVALIA team.

Bill has more than fifteen years’ experience in cross border real estate, finance and merger and acquisition transactions.

Languages

English (native), Czech

Member

Washington State Bar Association, 

Česká advokátni komora (Czech Bar Association), as a foreign advocat

Education

University of Virginia, B.A. International Relations, and the University of Virginia School of Law, J.D.


Czech Republic

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

NOVALIA Attorneys-at-law has notable expertise in the technology sector, where it handles  a range of corporate and commercial matters for start-up companies. It recently advised Stories.bi, an augmented analytics start-up, on its sale to Workday, a US software company, and advised a fintech start-up company on its pre-series A investment from Startup Wise Guys and private investors. Iva Javorska, Pavel Marc, Jakub Cisar and Bill Finney are the main contacts.

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    Do you do any business with the Czech state or municipal entities in Czechia? The question also applies to corporations or entities controlled or directly financed by government. If the answer is yes, you need to make sure that contracts concluded with such entities have been uploaded to an online public register.
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