Havel & Partners – Czech RepublicHavel & Partners – Czech Republic
HAVEL & PARTNERS, with offices in Prague, Brno, Bratislava, Pilsen, Olomouc, and Ostrava, has a team of 290 lawyers and tax advisors, approx. 180 associates and 500 employees in total, and is the largest independent law firm in Central Europe.
Our clients include large international companies, leading Czech and Slovak firms, including strategic state-owned companies and public sector authorities, as well as medium-size businesses, individual entrepreneurs, and investors. We advise approximately 150 of the largest Fortune 500 global companies, almost 50 of the Czech Top 100 companies and 20 of the TOP 100 Slovak companies. HAVEL & PARTNERS currently provides its services to a total of 2,500 clients.
We are a business-oriented law firm with a pro-active approach. With a team of highly qualified lawyers, our top priorities include client care and time flexibility. We take an individual and personal approach to each client and in finding a proper solution for their needs. We strive to provide services with high added value, to create excellent and lasting business relations with clients, and to provide services in a manner exceeding our clients‘ expectations. Our lawyers are sought by clients for their comprehensive legal and tax advice, strategic thinking, and their desire to succeed, as well as for their ability to complete our clients’ transactions successfully and effectively assert their business interests.
We offer services at the highest international standard of quality for the provision of services, flexibility, and a creative and business-oriented approach to resolving clients‘ legal issues while strictly adhering to the traditional principles and values of the legal profession (i.e. eliminating conflicts of interest, maintaining the highest standards of confidentiality, etc.).
We provide legal and tax services in Czech, Slovak, English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Dutch, Russian, Polish, and Ukrainian.
Technology law is one of the most important areas of focus of HAVEL & PARTNERS. Our team specialising in technology law comprises more than 30 lawyers including 6 partners, which makes it the largest team in this branch of law in the Czech and the Slovak markets. This practice group is unique with its broad reach and specialisation in all key areas of technology. With our lawyers’ positive attitude to technology and their extensive experience and unique knowhow, we are also pioneers of the law of the future in the Czech Republic and Slovakia and we regularly take part in drafting new legislation. Our clients include the largest IT companies and telecoms, financial institutions, retail chains and media companies as well as public administration authorities or promising start-ups