Ondřej Majer specialises in
commercial and contractual law, corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, real
estate law, litigation and bankruptcy law. Ondřej has extensive experience in
the automotive, energy, real estate and construction sectors, both in Czech
Republic and in Slovakia.
In mergers and acquisitions,
he has represented a number of clients, on the side of both sellers and buyers,
in Czech Republic and in Slovakia.
In real estate, Ondřej has
advised many clients on the preparation, financing and implementation of real
estate projects, as well as in acquisitions of properties and real estate projects,
including hotel projects.
In litigation and insolvency, Ondřej has represented clients in a number of comprehensive litigation matters, including cross-border disputes, cross-border insolvencies, disputes with an international element, and corporate law disputes.
Prior to joining our law firm, Ondřej worked for almost fifteen years in a major Czech law firm with offices in several countries in Central and Eastern Europe, and was involved in managing its Slovak office and then its Czech office.
Membership of professional associations
Czech Bar Association
Slovak Bar Association
Languages Czech, Slovak, English, French
Charles University, School of Law, Prague (2004), Mgr. (Master of Laws)
Université des Sciences Sociales, Toulouse, France (2003), Diploma in European Studies (Diplôme d’études de l’Union européenne)
advising a foreign manufacturer of packaging materials on a major acquisition of a Czech company
advising a leading European energetics company in complex disputes involving a wide range of cross-border aspects
advising a leading construction company on divestitures of its assets in the Czech Republic
advising the real estate division of a leading construction company on the resolution of complicated contractual relationships and disputes regarding development projects, including public law aspects
representing important foreign construction company in insolvency proceedings and disputes in Slovakia
advising leading industrial group in structuring and establishing a joint venture
advising several global car importers on contractual, distribution and competition law in the Czech Republic and in Slovakia, including representation before the competition authorities
representing a group of private investors on acquisitions and subsequent divestitures of numerous real estate projects in the Czech Republic
advising several foreign investors on the preparation and implementation of development projects in the Czech Republic
advising an operator of airports in connection with insolvency proceedings in Slovakia, including EU insolvency law aspects, and the realisation of collateral abroad
advising an investment group on the reorganisation of a major residential and business real estate project in Slovakia
advising a French insolvency trustee on ancillary bankruptcy proceedings of a company operating in the automotive industry in Slovakia
Publications and newsletters
Obligation to register beneficial owners in the Commercial Register (or other registers)
With effect from 1 November 2018, an amendment to Act
No. 297/2008 Coll., on the Prevention of…
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Amendment to act on register of public sector partners
A large amendment to Act No. 315/2016 Coll., on the Register of Public Sector Partners and on Amend…
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Controversial Slovak Act on Special Levy on Retail Chains will come into effect on 1 January 2019 and will affect particularly large foreign chains
The National Council of the Slovak Republic has adopted a very controversial bill on the speci…
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