LEGALITÉ advokátní kancelář s.r.o. LEGALITÉ advokátní kancelář s.r.o.

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About us

Having a team of highly specialized experts provides the opportunity to concentrate on each and every detail and perform the best job, whether by the law firm or the client.

 




Legalité is a Prague based law firm providing high quality legal services in a national and international context. It is supported in Slovakia and has contacts within Europe, Asia and America. The Legalité team comprises leading law experts in various fields with many years of experience in advocacy and also in an academic and business environment.

 Our priority is to listen closely to our clients and offer them practical solutions. Legalité is defined by its specialization, expertise, quality and ambition.

Having a team of specialists for specific law areas provides the client with a significant competitive advantage and certainty in all his critical steps. 

Our team, which has an exceptional knowledge of Czech and international law, represents a unique advisory unit. This is especially true for individuals and firms that have ambitions at an international level. 

The reputation of our firm is not only based on high quality legal services, but also good and fair relations with our clients that manifest themselves in mutual respect and the ability to agree on an adequate and mutually acceptable fee for our legal services. 


The emphasis on accepting demanding and specialized cases, which allow our lawyers to show their strengths, shows our ambition to always work with the best.

Specialization

Litigation and Arbitration

We will effectively represent you in court, arbitration and international arbitration for all types of legal disputes. Furthermore, we guide you through the preparatory phase, prepare a strategy and offer assistance throughout the process. Our partners also act as arbitrators in Czech and international arbitration courts.

Responsibility

Dr. VÍT HORÁČEK

Team

Mgr. MARIE JANŠOVÁ

Mgr. MARIE JANŠOVÁ

Mgr. Marie Janšová is a specialist and recommended Czech attorney in the field of labour law. She also focuses on legal issues concerning statutory board members, personal data protection and litigation. Marie is a member of the Expert Panel of the Association of Collective Bargaining and Employment Relationships, a member of the European Employment Lawyers Association and Chairman of the Czech Employment Lawyers Association. She regularly lectures and publishes.

· Labor law

· Statutory bodies

· Personal data protection

· Litigation and arbitration

Education
· Faculty of Law, Masaryk University, Brno (graduated 2002)

Membership
· Member of the Czech Bar Association
· Member of the Expert Panel of the Association
  of Collective Bargaining and Employment Relationships
· Member of the European Employment Lawyers Association
· Founding member and Chairman of the Board
  of the Czech Employment Lawyers Association (CZELO)


Internships abroad
· De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek, Amsterdam (2007)

Previous experience
· Glatzová & Co. (2001 – 2016)
· Zeiner & Zeiner (2000 - 2001)

Awards (selection)
· Recommended lawyer according to the Chambers Europe
  in the category "Labour law"
· Recommended lawyer in Labour, Employment & Benefits
  according to Who's Who Legal

Languages
Czech, English

Dr. VÍT HORÁČEK

Dr. VÍT HORÁČEK

JUDr. Vít Horáček, Ph.D., is one of the most respected lawyers and arbitrators in the Czech Republic. He arbitrates Czech and international cases under Czech, ICC, Uncitral, Zurich and Vienna arbitration and mediation rules and CAS rules. He acts as a member of the ICC International Court of Arbitration in Paris and other international courts and is also a mediator and arbitrator in so-called ADR proceedings regarding domain names. Vít also concentrates on legal advice concerning public procurement, intellectual property and energy law, telecommunications and IT. In addition, he works as an assistant professor in the Faculty of Law, Charles University, Prague.

· Litigation and arbitration

· Intellectual property, trademarks

· IT, telecommunications

· Energy sector

· Public procurement

Education
· Faculty of Law, Charles University, Prague (graduated 1991;
  doctorate 1993)
· University of Birmingham, postgraduate education (1993)
· Euroforum MBA Program (1999)
· Short-term study at the Universities of Helsinki - Finland,
  Passau - Germany, Strasbourg - France
  and Copenhagen - Denmark (1991 - 1993)

Membership and other activities
· Member of the Czech Bar Association
· Member of the International Chamber of Commerce, Paris (ICC)
· Arbitrator at the permanent Czech Arbitration Court
  attached to the Economic Chamber of the Czech Republic
  and the Agricultural Chamber of the Czech Republic
· Assistant Professor Faculty of Law, Charles University, Prague
· Member of ICC International Court of Arbitration in Paris
· Arbitrator at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in Lausanne
· Arbitrator at the Arbitration court attached to the Moscow
  Chamber of Commerce and Industry
· Arbitrator at the Arbitration Court attached to the Czech-Moravian
  Commodity Exchange, Kladno (Czech Republic)
· Member of the International Bar Association
· Member of the Academic Senate of the University of Economics
  and Management (2001-2004)
· Member of the International Association of Young Lawyers
· Member of the Czech Society for International Law
· Member of the Board of Editors – internet magazine
  www.stavebni-forum.cz

Previous experience
· Glatzová & Co., Partner (1994 – 2015)
· Bubník & Myslil (1992 – 1994)
· In-house lawyer of various private companies (1990 - 1992)

Awards (selection)
· Best Lawyer 2005 in IT
· Recommended lawyer in the category of Dispute Resolution
  according to Chambers Europe and Chambers Globe
· Best Lawyer 2013 in the category "Technology"
  according to Best Lawyers
· Recommended lawyer 2012 in the category
  "Oil and Gas" according to Who's Who Legal
· Recommended lawyer 2012 in the category
  "Litigation, Outsourcing" according to
  PLC Which Lawyer?

Publications (selection)
· Corporate Law, 1st edition, Černá S., Štenglová I.,
  Pelikánová I. et al - co-author, Prague, Wolters Kluwer, 2015
· Corporate Governance, 1st edition, Selected Institutes of corporate
  governance in cross-border business, Wolters Kluwer, Prague 2015 
· International Civil Procedure, 2nd edition, Czech Republic,
  Juris, 2014
· Civil Code. Commentary. Švestka J., Dvořák J., Fiala J.
  et al - co-author, Wolters Kluwer, 2014
· Commentary on Business Corporations Act, A.J. Bělohlávek
  et al - co-author, Aleš Čeněk, Prague, 2013
· Businessman and its legal relations, Scripta Iuridica 13,
  Stanislava Černá, Stanislav Plíva et al - co-author, UCFI 2013
· International Civil Procedure, Czech Republic, Juris, 2013
· Law Crossing Eurasia - From Korea to the Czech Republic,
  Jaewan Moon, Michal Tomášek - co-author (W&W Science
  & New Media Passau/Berlin), Prague, 2015

Languages
Czech, Slovak, English, German, French, Russian

 

 

doc. JUDr. DANA ONDREJOVÁ, Ph.D.

doc. JUDr. DANA ONDREJOVÁ, Ph.D.

doc. JUDr. Dana Ondrejová, Ph.D., is one of the most respected Czech experts on competition law and unfair commercial practices. Her other specializations include advertising law and bills of exchange. Dana also lectures in the Commercial Law Department (Faculty of Law), Masaryk University, Brno. She is an arbitrator in the Arbitration Court attached to the Economic Chamber of the Czech Republic and the Agricultural Chamber of the Czech Republic. She regularly lectures and is the author of major publications and commentaries, especially on unfair competition law.

 

· Unfair competition

· Unfair business practices

· Advertising Law

· Contract Law

· Bills of exchange

Education
· Faculty of Law, Masaryk University, Brno (graduated 2004,
  postgraduate degree JUDr 2005, PhD degree 2007)

Internships abroad
· Luxembourg, Luxembourg, The Court of Justice
  of European Union, Tribunal (2014)
· Italy, Trento, Universita di Trento, Facoltà di Giurisprudenza,
  Center of competition law of the European Union (2014)
· Great Britain, Newcastle, Northumbria University, Northumbria
  Law School, Legal Clinic (2012)
· Federal Republic of Germany, Regensburg,
  University Regensburg, Fakultät für Rechtswissenschaft,
  Department of Civil Law (2013)
· France, Aix-en-Provence, Université Paul Cézanne, Faculté de droit
  et de science politique, Department of Civil Law (2013)

Membership and other activities
· Member of the Czech Bar Association
· Member of the editorial board of Private Law
  (Wolters Kluwer Inc.)
· Assistant professor in the Commercial Law Department
  (Faculty of Law), Masaryk University, Brno.
· Arbitrator of the Arbitration Court attached to the Economic
  Chamber of the Czech Republic and the Agricultural
  Chamber of the Czech Republic


Previous experience
· Independent attorney (2008 - 2016)
· Law Office of JUDr. Radim Chalupa, Ph.D. (2004 - 2007)

Publications (selection)
· Breach of contract law as an unfair business practice
  and/or unfair competition (C. H. Beck, 2016)
· Guide for concluding contracts after the recodification
  (Wolters Kluwer Inc., 2015)
· Co-author of the Great commentary to the Civil Code,
  Hulmák, M. et al. The Civil Code VI. Contractual law.
  Special section. § 2055 - 3014. Commentary. (C. H. Beck, 2014)
· Unfair competition in the new Civil Code.
  Commentary. (C. H. Beck, 2014)
· Commercial Contracts. Obligations in Business,
  team of authors (C. H. Beck, 2015)
· Outline of Commercial Law (Masaryk University, 2014)

Languages
Czech, English

 

JUDr. OLGA HUMLOVÁ

JUDr. OLGA HUMLOVÁ

JUDr. Olga Humlová is a renowned real estate expert with experience in international advocacy and business. She acted as CEO for the Czech division of the Slovak developer HB Reavis. Real estate transactions including acquisitions, development, contracts for work, leasing, financing and sales are among her specialties. Olga also acts as an arbitrator of Czech and international litigations.

· Real Estate Law
· Purchase Contracts
· Due diligence
· Contracts for work
· Lease relationships
· Construction Law
· Administrative justice
· Finance
· Litigation and arbitration

Education
· Faculty of Law, Charles University, Prague (graduated 1989)
· Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg,
  Master of Law (LL.M.) (1991-1992)
· Faculty of Law, Charles University, Prague, CSc. (1996)

Previous experience
· HB Reavis Group (2013 - 2015) 
· Dentons (2003 - 2013)
· Altheimer Gray (2000-2003)
· Feddersen Laule Scherzberg Ohle Hansen Ewerwahn (1994-2000)
· BHF-BANK / Živnostenská banka (1993-1994)

Membership
· Member of the Czech Bar Association
· Member of the Slovak Bar Association
 

Awards
· Recommended lawyer 2013 in the category
  "Real Estate" according to Who's Who Legal
· TOP 25 women in Czech business in 2014

Languages
Czech, English, German

Ing. Mgr. MARKÉTA HRABÁKOVÁ

Ing. Mgr. MARKÉTA HRABÁKOVÁ

Ing. Mgr. Markéta Hrabáková specializes in intellectual property, copyright, telecommunications and IT. She concentrates on internet business, personal data protection and consumer protection. She provides legal services to private investors regarding acquisitions, real estate transactions and other investment and management of their property and also provides legal advice to owners associations and housing cooperatives.

· Services for private investors
· Intellectual Property, IT, telecommunications
· Personal Data protection
· Consumer protection
· Real estate, Owners Associations,
  Housing co-operatives

 

Education
· University of Economics, Prague,
  Faculty of Business Administration, specializing in business
  economics and business law (graduated 1998)
· Faculty of Law, University of West Bohemia,
  Pilsen (graduated 1999)

Membership
· Member of the Czech Bar Association

Previous experience
· Law office Hrabáková (2010 – 2016)
· Horn and Partners (2010)
· Glatzová & Co. (2001 – 2009)
· Klein, Šubrt, Došková, v.o.s. (1999 – 2000)

Languages
Czech, English, Russian

Mgr. MIROSLAV UŘIČAŘ

Mgr. MIROSLAV UŘIČAŘ

Mgr. Miroslav Uřičař specializes in administrative law and regulatory issues related to network industries, especially the electronic communications industry. Furthermore, he specializes in personal data protection. Miroslav is a member of the Commission on Public Law – the Commission on Administrative Law of the Legislative Council of the Czech Government. He also works as an arbitrator of the Arbitration Court attached to the Economic Chamber of the Czech Republic and the Agricultural Chamber of the Czech Republic. He regularly contributes to various professional journals and occasionally lectures at conferences and seminars, mostly focusing on regulatory issues, competition law, compliance and personal data protection.

· Administrative Law
· Electronic communications
· Regulatory Issues
· Personal Data Protection/Privacy Protection
· Disputes
 

Education
· Faculty of Law, Charles University, Prague (graduated 1997)

Membership
· Member of Commission on Public Law I
  – Commission on Administrative Law No.1 of the Legislative
  Council of the Czech Government (since January 2017)
· Arbitrator of the Arbitration Court attached to the Economic
  Chamber of the Czech Republic and the Agricultural
  Chamber of the Czech Republic (since 2011)
· Member of the Editorial Board of International
  In-house Council Journal (since 2007)
· Member of the Board of the Association of Mobile
  Network Operators (January 2007 - December 2016)
· Member of the Executive Committee of UNICEF ČR (since 2011)
 

 

Previous experience
· OKD, a.s., lawyer (1997 - 1999)
· T-Mobile Czech Republic a.s. (1999 – 2016)

Awards
· European Council Awards 2009, Category Regulatory
  (Non-financial Services)

Languages
Czech, English, Polish, German

KONSTANTIN LAVRUSHIN, Ph.D.

KONSTANTIN LAVRUSHIN, Ph.D.

Konstantin Lavrushin, Ph.D., is specialized in company law, mergers and acquisitions. His other specializations include contract law. Konstantin lectures at the Law Faculty of Masaryk University and publishes regularly. He is familiar with domestic clients as well as clients from East Europe, especially Russian entrepreneurs.

· Corporate Law

· Mergers and Acquisitions

· Corporate compliance

Education and Internships abroad
· Faculty of Law, Masaryk University (2011/present)
  – Post-graduate studies, Commercial Department
· Institute of Economics and Finance, State University
  of Management (Moscow), (2015) – Research
  internship under the supervision of Prof. Kleiner,
  Russian Academy of Sciences
· Faculty of Law, Saint Petersburg State University
  (Russia), (2013) – Research internship under the
  supervision of Prof. Popondopulo, Department
  of Commercial Law
· Faculty of Law, Masaryk University, (2006/2011)
  – Master's degree
· Faculty of Economics and Administration,
  Masaryk University (2006/2007) – Banking

Membership and other activities
· Member of the Czech Bar Association
· Member of the Association of Lawyers of Russia (Moscow)

Previous experience
· DBK PARTNERS, advokátní kancelář, s.r.o. (2015 – 2017)
· Kocián Šolc Balaštík, advokátní kancelář, s.r.o. (2014 – 2015)
· VFH Vašíček a partneři s.r.o., advokátní kancelář (2009 – 2014)

Publications (selection)
· LAVRUSHIN, Konstantin. Změna okolností – algoritmus
  pro soudce. Rekodifikace a praxe, Praha: Wolters
  Kluwer ČR, a.s., 2015, roč. 3, č. 4, s. 8-16. ISSN 1805-6822.
· LAVRUSHIN, Konstantin. Spekulace nad zvlášť hrubým
  nepoměrem v občanském zákoníku. Rekodifikace a praxe,
  Praha: Wolters Kluwer ČR, a.s., 2014, roč. 2, č. 11, s. 3-5.
  ISSN 1805-6822.
· LAVRUSHIN, Konstantin. Doménové jméno v NOZ.
  Rekodifikace a praxe, Praha: Wolters Kluwer ČR, a.s., 2013,
  roč. 1, č. 5, s. 4-6. ISSN 1805-6822.
· LAVRUSHIN, Konstantin. Rozsudek pro zmeškání v námitkovém
  (směnečném) řízení. EPRAVO.CZ, Praha: epravo, a .s., 2013.
  ISSN 1213-189X.
· LAVRUSHIN, Konstantin. Změna okolností v NOZ: systematický
  pohled. Rekodifikace a praxe, Praha: Wolters Kluwer ČR, a. s.,
  2013, roč. 1, č. 8, s. 2-7. ISSN 1805-6822.
· LAVRUSHIN, Konstantin. K interpretaci smluv v judikatuře
  českých soudů. EPRAVO.CZ, Praha: epravo, a .s., 2012.
  ISSN 1213-189X.
· LAVRUSHIN, Konstantin. K otázce obnovy směnečného řízení.
  EPRAVO.CZ, Praha: epravo, a .s., 2012. ISSN 1213-189X.
· LAVRUSHIN, Konstantin. Úvaha nad domicilováním vlastní
  směnky u výstavce. EPRAVO.CZ, Praha: epravo, a .s., 2012.
  ISSN 1213-189X.
· LAVRUSHIN, Konstantin. Nicotnost správního rozhodnutí
  předběžné povahy. EPRAVO.CZ, Praha: epravo, a .s., 2011.
  ISSN 1213-189X.

Languages
Czech, English, Russian

Mgr. ELENA DONÁTOVÁ

Mgr. ELENA DONÁTOVÁ

Mgr. Elena Donátová is an attorney and expert in corporate law and M&A. She has extensive experience in the restructuring of corporations including all forms of transformation. She provides legal services related to acquisitions, starting with the structuring of the transaction, through due diligence, up to preparation and negotiation of the contractual documentation. She also provides legal advice for the preparation and negotiation of complex business contracts, including the provision of legal services for large projects in engineering, transport and payment services. In her practice, she regularly represents clients in administrative, judicial and arbitration proceedings, both internationally and domestically.

· Mergers and acquisitions (M & A)

· Corporate law

· Intellectual property

· Litigation and Arbitration

· Labour law

Education
· Faculty of Law, Charles University, Prague (graduated 2004)

Membership
· Member of the Czech Bar Association

Previous experience
· FB Legal (2011 – 2017)
· ROWAN LEGAL (2008 - 2011)
· Kříž a Bělina (2004 – 2006)

Languages
Czech, English, Russian

JUDr. ANDREJ ŠKRINIAR

JUDr. ANDREJ ŠKRINIAR

JUDr. Andrej Škriniar is a cooperating partner of the law firm Legalité in Slovakia. He specializes in contract law, corporate law and transaction related matters. In his practice, Andrej mainly provides legal services to companies operating in the wood and paper industries as well as in heavy machinery.

· Corporate law
· General Commercial Services
· Transactions
 

Education
· Faculty of Law, Comenius University, Bratislava (graduated 2009)
· Faculty of Law, University of Pavol Jozef Šafařík, Košice
  (graduated 2012)


Previous experience
· Law Office of JUDr Lehotský
· Ministry of Transport, Posts and Telecommunications
  of the Slovak Republic
· Hewlett-Packard Slovakia

Membership
· Member of the Slovak Bar Association

Languages
Slovak, English

News
   
NEWS
27. 4. 2017

Elena Donátová - a new Partner of LEGALITÉ

Since May 1, 2017 Elena Donatová, Corporate Law and M&A Specialist, is joining LEGALITÉ. Elena has extensive experience in company restructuring, including all forms of transformations. She provides services in acquisitions ranging from structuring the transaction, due diligence through to preparing and negotiating the contract documentation. She also provides legal advice in the preparation and negotiation of complex business contracts, including the provision of services for large projects in engineering, transport and payment services. In her practice, she regularly represents clients in administrative, judicial and arbitration proceedings, both national and international ones.

NEWS
20. 4. 2017

Vít Horáček became the Chairman of the Arbitration Court at the Czech-Moravian Commodity Exchange Kladno

On April 1, 2017, Vít Horáček, Partner, became the Chairman of the Arbitration Court at the Czech-Moravian Commodity Exchange Kladno. He was elected on April 11, 2017, at the meeting of members of the Czech-Moravian Commodity Exchange Kladno.