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Taylor Wessing Slovakia
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IP / IT & Telecoms


Radovan Pala is a partner at Taylor Wessing Slovakia and co-heads the office in Bratislava with Andrej Leontiev. He specialises in IP/IT, however, he also has in-depth knowledge in Corporate, Employment & Pensions and Restructuring and Corporate Recovery.


Radovan gained professional experience as an associate at the law firm JUDr. J. Ružicka, Bratislava. He became a partner of e|n|w|c Attorneys at Law (now Taylor Wessing CEE) in 2004.


Slovak, English, German, Czech, Dutch


Radovan is a member of the Slovak Bar Association, the Institute for State and Law and the Slovak Academy of Sciences.


Radovan studied law at the Comenius University Bratislava. He spent one year at Charles University in Prague as well as one year at “Freie Universität” in Berlin. He received an LL.M. degree on International Business Law from the University of Groningen, Netherlands and his Ph.D. from Comenius University in Bratislava.

Lawyer Rankings

Slovakia > Employment

(Leading individuals)

Radovan PalaTaylor Wessing Slovakia

Taylor Wessing Slovakia has one of the leading practices in Slovakia which handles a mix of contentious and advisory employment matters. It is well regarded among retail sector clients, as well as key global manufacturers, IT companies, logistics groups and public authorities. It regularly coordinates trade union negotiations, and advises on the employment aspects of acquisition transactions. Recent highlights also include acting on a number of Covid-19 response mandates, including assisting with the applications for state aid. The practice is led by Radovan Pala who actively participants in the employment law legislative process. Andrea Čupeľová and Radoslava Lichnovská are both noted for their expertise in mass dismissals and collective bargaining proceedings.

Slovakia > Commercial, corporate and M&A

(Leading individuals)

Radovan PalaTaylor Wessing Slovakia

Taylor Wessing Slovakia’s core focus on cross-border transactions and shareholder relationship structuring make it an attractive choice for a range of foreign investors, multinational corporations and large Slovak entities, most notably in the fields of technology, real estate and infrastructure.  In addition to its M&A work, the team is also recommended for regulatory and restructuring matters. The team is jointly led by Juraj Frindrich, Andrej Leontiev and Radovan Pala who are singed out for their broad sector knowledge and EU competition expertise.