13. 4. 2018
After the extraordinary success last year in the Czech Law Firm of the Year competition, HAVEL & PARTNERS, the largest Czech-Slovak law firm, was also successful this year in the competition in Slovakia. It was rated a “highly recommended” or “recommended” law firm in eight law practice categories. According to the total number of nominations and titles from all the previous years of the Law Firm of the Year competition held in the Czech Republic and Slovakia, HAVEL & PARTNERS remains the most successful and the most comprehensive law firm in both countries.
According to the results, HAVEL & PARTNERS in Slovakia is a highly recommended law firm in the categories Development Projects and Real Estate, Telecommunications and Information Technology Law,Public Procurement, Tax Law, and Competition. In the categories Corporate Law, Restructuring and Insolvency, and Mergers and Acquisitions, HAVEL & PARTNERS was ranked among the recommended law firms.
“These results are further proof of our versatility and the exceptional quality of all the specialised teams that cooperate within all of our offices in the Czech Republic and Slovakia. We want to continue to strengthen the position of the Bratislava office in the Slovak legal market. In Slovakia, thanks to restructuring and reinforcement of staffing, we returned to economic growth last year. We also moved the office to the representative premises of the new business centre in the attractive Zuckermandel district under Bratislava Castle,” says the firm’s managing partner Jaroslav Havel.
The Law Firm of the Year is a specialised competition evaluating the legal service of law firms operating in the Czech Republic and Slovakia. It was first announced in the Czech Republic in 2008, and since 2013 it has also been held in Slovakia. Looking at the historical results of all the previous years of the competition, HAVEL & PARTNERS is the most successful and the most comprehensive law firm in both countries based on the total of all nominations and titles. The results of the competition in Slovakia for 2018 were announced in Bratislava on 10 April 2018 by its organizers – weekly TREND and EPRAVO.SK.