ESTABLISHMENT OF THE OFFICE
The Prague office of HAVEL & PARTNERS was established in 2001 as Havel & Holásek by experienced lawyers from leading international and Czech law firms, and gradually became the largest law firm in the Czech Republic and Slovakia and the fastest-growing law firm in the CEE region. We are constantly strengthening our position on the legal services market in the Czech Republic and Slovakia.
OUR LEGAL TEAM
The Prague office is the main contact point for Czech and international clients doing business in the Czech Republic. The office has a team of 150 lawyers and is coordinated by the managing partner, Jaroslav Havel. Most of our partners and senior lawyers have considerable experience in top international law firms, such as Linklaters, Freshfields, Allen & Overy, Hogan Lovells, Norton Rose Fulbright, Dentons (Salans), Weil, White & Case, Baker & McKenzie, Squire Sanders, Gleiss Lutz, Noerr Stiefenhofer Lutz, Schoenherr, Wolf Theiss, Gide Loyrette Nouel, or leading Czech and Slovak law firms, and in top public sector positions, such as government ministries, the competition office, and the central bank.
The Prague office currently has around 1,000 clients, including international companies, medium-size firms, entrepreneurs, investors, and public sector authorities. The office also has a legal academy which offers each month practical workshops led by top experts and extensive know-how at its exclusive premises in the Florentinum business centre.