Firm Profile > DLA Piper > Prague, Czech Republic

DLA Piper
110 00 PRAGUE
Czech Republic

Czech Republic > Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 3

DLA Piper, which covers the full spectrum of corporate work for clients, is notably active in mid to high-value domestic and cross-border transactions. Managing partner Miroslav Dubovský, who leads the team, is experienced in real-estate related M&A and complex restructurings. The group regularly works with its London office on high-profile restructuring matters. Senior associate Petr Samec focuses on commercial contracts and merger advice.

Practice head(s):

Miroslav Dubovský

Other key lawyers:

Petr Samec

Key clients

Warhorse Studio



United Internet

Brockwell Insurance


Cushman & Wakefield

Themis Capital


Czech Republic > Real estate and construction Tier 3

At DLA Piper, the team advises domestic and international clients active in the construction sector on developments and planning matters. Managing partner Miroslav Dubovský is the name to note for cross-border acquisitions.

Czech Republic > Banking, finance and capital markets Tier 4

DLA Piper handles all forms of financing transactions, particularly real estate finance and acquisition finance matters. Managing partner Miroslav Dubovský leads the team, which includes restructuring and insolvency expert Petr Sabatka and of counsel Petr Koblovsky.

Czech Republic > Dispute resolution Tier 4

DLA Piper's dispute resolution team is led by Petr Šabatka , whose wide-ranging litigation experience includes matters involving areas such as insolvency, corporate, debt collection and construction. Elsewhere, beyond litigation, the group acts for banking clients in matters heard under ICC and UNCITRAL rules. Miroslav Dubovský and associate Jan Karabeleš are other names to note in the group.

Practice head(s):

Petr Šabatka; Miroslav Dubovský

Other key lawyers:

Jan Karabeleš

Key clients

UniCredit (UniCredit Bank Czech Republic and Slovakia, a.s., UniCredit Leasing CZ a.s., UniCredit Fleet Management s.r.o. and HVB Leasing Czech Republic s.r.o.)

SkoFIN s.r.o.

RCI Financial services s.r.o.

Catlin Europe SE

MONETA Leasing, s.r.o.

Levi Strauss & Co. Europe SCA/COMM, VA

ASC Investment S.à r.l.


Compass Group Czech Republic s.r.o.

Global Co-Chairs: Roger Meltzer and Andrew Darwin
Co-Chief Executive Officers: Simon Levine and Cameron Jay Rains
Number of partners: 1,500
Number of lawyers: 5,000
Languages: The firm speaks over 60 languages
Offices: Lawyers located in more than 60 countries throughout the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific.

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At DLA Piper we are firmly committed to diversity and inclusion. For us, diversity isn’t just about visible differences, it’s the unique blend of talents, skills, experiences and perspectives that makes each of us an individual and we know it’s crucial to have a culture and environment where those differences are genuinely valued. As a global business law firm, with a diverse client base, we know that our clients expect our people to represent the communities in which we work and value our ability to advise them on both local and global cultures and markets. We believe that our approach to diversity and inclusion enables us to attract the best talent, build the most effective teams and deliver the highest level of client service.

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