Andreas Ueltzhöffer > UEPA advokáti s.r.o. > Prague, Czech Republic > Lawyer Profile

UEPA advokáti s.r.o.
VOCTAROVA 2449/5
180 00 PRAHA 8
Czech Republic
Andreas Ueltzhöffer photo

Work Department

M&A, Corporate, Real Estate, Arbitration, ADR, Public Procurement

Position

Partner, Rechtsanwalt, Advocate

Career

  • 1995 – Admission to the German bar in Nürnberg
  • 1997 – Czech bar admission (advokát)
  • 1995-2003 – Partner at Schaffer & Partner, Prague
  • 2003-2006 – Partner at CMS Cameron McKenna, Prague
  • 2006-2012 – Founder of Ueltzhöffer Balada, Prague
  • Since January 2013 – Founding Partner of UEPA, Prague

Languages

German, English, Czech

Memberships

  • Czech bar association
  • German bar association
  • Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Faculty of Business Administration at the University of Economics, Prague (VŠE).
  • Founding member of ICC Czech Republic (as managing partner of  Schaffer & Partner advokátní kancelář, v.o.s.)
  • Member of the Czech-German Chamber of Commerce and industry, the Swiss-Czech and the Canadian-Czech Chamber of Commerce
  • Arbitrator in ICC and other arbitration proceedings
  • Lawyer Confidant of the Swiss embassy in Prague since more than ten years
  • Member of The London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA)

Education

Studies of business administration (intermediate diploma) and law in Mannheim and Heidelberg (Germany)

Lawyer Rankings

Czech Republic > Dispute resolution

The team at UEPA advokáti s.r.o. represents clients in court proceedings, mediates cross-border disputes, and uses arbitration methods for disputes arising from commercial contracts. The team is noted for operating across the wider CEE region, as well as its proficiency with domestic disputes. Andreas Ueltzhöffer and Lucie Hladěnová are the joint heads of the team; the former is dual-qualified in the Czech Republic and Germany.

Czech Republic > Real estate and construction

The real estate and construction team at UEPA advokáti s.r.o. acts for local companies, multinationals, financial institutions, investment funds, and real estate developers, with extensive local and cross-border knowledge. The team has specific expertise in the hotel, retail, and construction sectors. Founding partners Andreas Ueltzhöffer and Lars Magnus Klett lead the team, alongside Lucie Hladěnová.

Czech Republic > Employment

The employment law team at UEPA advokáti s.r.o. advises on day-to-day employment issues, drafts employment contracts and work rules, and assists with employee terminations. The team regularly advises on cross-border and high-value matters. Andreas Ueltzhöffer, Lars Magnus Klett, and Lucie Hladěnová comprise the experienced leadership trio.