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Clifford Chance

JUNGMANNOVA PLAZA, JUNGMANNOVA 24, 110 00 PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC
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Work +420 222 555 222
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www.cliffordchance.com

Alex  Cook

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Work +420 22255 5212
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Clifford Chance

Work Department

Corporate

Position

Alex Cook is an experienced corporate, private equity and joint venture lawyer with a particular focus on M&A across the energy and infrastructure, TMT, pharmaceutical and banking sectors. He is the managing partner in Prague as well as being the head of both the corporate practice and the office's Slovak Desk. After over 17 years based in the CEE region, Alex has acted on transactions in most jurisdictions in the CEE/SEE region. He is also highly regarded for his English law expertise on cross-border transactions.

Education

Merton College, Oxford (BA) 1992
College of Law, London (CPE) 1993
College of Law, London (Legal Practice Course) 1994
Admitted as a solicitor in England & Wales 1996


Czech Republic

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Leading individuals

Alex Cook - Clifford Chance

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Clifford Chance¬†maintained a strong level of activity in strategic M&A. In 2017,¬†Alex Cook¬†advised European Investment Bank on the development of a cooperation platform with¬†Inven Capital, while¬†David Kol√°ńćek¬†and¬†MiloŇ° Felgr¬†assisted KKCG Investments with its acquisition of a majority stake in AutoCont Group. Counsel¬†Michal JaŇ°ek¬†is also singled out.

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Projects and energy

Within: Projects and energy

Clifford Chance¬†has seen an increase in project financing and litigation instructions. The team lost¬†Petr Z√°kouck√Ŭ†to¬†Dentons, and is now jointly led by¬†Alex Cook,¬†MiloŇ° Felgr,¬†¬†Emil Holub¬†and¬†David Kol√°ńćek. Recent highlights include advising a local bank on the project financing of wind power plants. Clients include ńĆeskoslovensk√° obchodn√≠ banka and¬†Mitsui & Co.

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