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Czech Republic

Since entering the Czech Republic in 1992 we have established ourselves as a leading provider of legal services in the Czech Republic.

Our strength is our lawyers’ combined international experience and in-depth knowledge of the Czech legal and regulatory environment.

The integration of the Prague office into the Allen & Overy international network of offices ensures a comprehensive sharing of knowledge, processes, skills and IT systems. The office offers a full suite of corporate, finance (debt and equity), tax and litigation services.

As a global elite practice, Allen & Overy is at the cutting edge of international legal and commercial insight. Our teams often advise on market developments and ‘firsts’ around the world.

We are committed to offering the expertise of our international knowledge platform and impressive global office network to our clients in the Czech market.

Our offices

Prague

Our experience

View a selection of key cases and deals in the Czech Republic

News & insights

Raiffeisenbank issues MREL-eligible green bond as the first Czech bank ever

News: 10 JUNE 2021

Raiffeisenbank issues MREL-eligible green bond as the first Czech bank ever

Allen & Overy announced today that it has advised Raiffeisenbank a.s. on its EUR 350 million issuance of senior non-preferred MREL-eligible green notes issued under its international debt issuance…

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A&O advises Cordiant Digital Infrastructure Limited on its acquisition of České Radiokomunikace

News: 05 MAY 2021

A&O advises Cordiant Digital Infrastructure Limited on its acquisition of České Radiokomunikace

Allen & Overy is advising Cordiant Digital Infrastructure Limited (CDIL) on its acquisition of České Radiokomunikace a.s., a leading telecommunications, media and technology infrastructure and…

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Foreign direct investments in the Czech Republic: do not trust, but control

Publications: 04 MAY 2021

Foreign direct investments in the Czech Republic: do not trust, but control

As of 1 May 2021, a foreign direct investment control regime has become applicable in the Czech Republic. Act No. 34/2021 Coll., on the screening of foreign investments (the Act), applies, among…

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Publications: 30 APRIL 2021

BankID – a fix to the Czech KYC misery

Since 1 January 2017, when the Act No. 186/2016 Coll., on Gambling (the Gambling Act) entered into force, foreign online gambling operators have been at a disadvantage in the methods of identity…

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Awards & accolades

  • Czech Law Firm of the Year - IFLR European Awards 2013, 2017, 2019 and 2020
  • "The team offers a level of service and experience that very few law firms can match, covering multiple practice areas and jurisdictions. What impresses me the most is that a single relationship contact at Allen & Overy ensures that you as a client receive complete clarity and a smooth service from all parts of the firm." Chambers 2018 (Band 1, Corporate / M&A: Czech Republic)
  • "Allen & Overy 's lawyers are 'highly professional, creative and innovative, delivering high-quality services tailored to clients' needs'.“ The Legal 500 2018 (Band 1, Central & Eastern Europe)
  • ‘The firm is widely perceived as a "leader in banking, capital markets and derivatives," and the lawyers attract acclaim due to being "able to give reasons and explain their proposals, and they are experienced negotiators against the supervisory and regulatory authorities in the financial sector."  Chambers 2018 (Band 1, Banking & Finance: Czech Republic)
  • Most Attractive Employer for Law students in the Czech Republic for the past three years - Universum Awards 2014, 2015 and 2016
  • Most innovative Law Firm in Europe –  Winner FT Innovative Lawyers 2007, 2011, 2012 and 2014, 2017 and 2018

Recognition

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Media contact

Jana Kloudova
Jana Kloudova

BD Manager

Prague

Prague
  • Allen & Overy (Czech Republic) LLP, organizační složka

    V Celnici 4

    Prague

    11000

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