Firm Profile > CMS > Bratislava, Slovakia
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CMS > The Legal 500 Rankings
The team at CMS regularly collaborates with colleagues in Prague and Vienna to advise leading regional banks, corporate borrowers and private equity investors on cross-border acquisition financing mandates and loan agreements. The firm also regularly advises its clients on restructuring proceedings and various regulatory matters. The practice group is led by Peter Šimo, who has experience of transactions throughout the CEE, and Petra Čorba Stark, who is instructed by various financial services clients.
The team at CMS is well regarded for its corporate and transactional capabilities in the financial services, real estate, energy, construction and technology sectors, and regularly acts on multi-jurisdictional deals in collaboration with its network of regional offices. It also handles regulatory and compliance mandates for key international finance players, payment services providers and high-profile tech companies. The team is jointly led by transaction specialist Petra Čorba Stark and new managing partner Oliver Werner. Of counsel Peter Šimo continues to advise on local and CEE mandates.
Petra Čorba Stark; Peter Šimo; Oliver Werner
‘Team of capable and affable professionals with a wider reach to other jurisdictions where knowledge on specialised topics may be greater.’
‘Petra Čorba Stark comprehends the issue quickly and is willing to deliver her assessment without undue delay and within budget.’
‘Much more flexible when compared to other international law firms in Slovakia in terms of their ability to accept smaller engagements and price competitively.’
‘I worked with Petra Čorba Stark – she was available to discuss and work together anytime it was needed, which is something you do not see at partner level elsewhere.’
Thermo Fisher Scientific
KOOPERATIVA Vienna Insurance Group
The Government of Slovakia
janom cz a.s., JEREMIE Co-Investment Fund, s.r.o.
Real estate and construction Tier 2
CMS’ deep regional ties ensure that it is acting on a number of cross-border sales and acquisitions for a range of blue-chip companies and large Slovak entities, both public and private. The team is particularly noted for its capability in high-value commercial and logistics transactions, regularly advising on leasing matters and site investments for municipal authorities, renewable energy providers, retailers and consumer goods manufacturers. Michal Huťan and Peter Šimo jointly lead the practice.
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|Corporate and M&A||Peter Šimo|
|Corporate and M&A||Milan Cervenka|
|Banking and finance and restructuring||Peter Šimo|
|Antitrust and merger control||Lukáš Makara|
|Capital markets||Peter Šimo|
|Dispute resolution||Milan ?ervenka|
|Employment and pensions||Peter Šimo|
|Employment and pensions||Lukáš Makara|
|Real estate and construction||Peter Šimo|
|Real estate and construction||Lukáš Makara|
|Energy and renewables||Lukáš Makara|
|Public procurement||Peter Šimo|
|Peter Šimo||Peter Šimo is Of Counsel at CMS in Bratislava, Head of German Desk in…||View Profile|
Staff FiguresNumber of lawyers : 4,500 at this office : 12
LanguagesEnglish German Czech Slovak
MembershipsCMS is a global top 10 law firm with over 4 500 professionals in 74 offices and 42 countries worldwide.
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