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Weil has unrivaled experience in complex corporate and financial transactions, as well as regulatory and litigation/dispute resolution matters, and is now one of the largest international law firms in the Czech Republic.

About Weil's Washington DC Office

Our clients in the Czech Republic include international, as well as major Czech companies and banks. We also regularly advise Czech national and municipal governments and public institutions.
In our regulatory and litigation practice, we represent many Czech and international clients in matters involving in-court litigation and international and domestic arbitrations as well as regulatory matters, particularly competition/antitrust. We have advised the Ministry of Finance in several investment arbitrations; ČEZ in connection with its successful privatization arbitration suit and regulatory matters; and EVRAZ Vitkovice Steel in connection with settlement of its long-term dispute with ArcelorMittal Group. Our many regulatory and litigation clients also include Czech Railways, GE Money Bank, Telefónica S.A., Telefónica O2 Czech Republic, Česká spořitelna Bank/Brokerjet, and Czech Airlines.
In corporate and financing matters, our practice has experience with a range of international and domestic corporate and banking clients, including Unipetrol, ČEZ, Czech Railways, and Czech Airlines, as well as Česká spořitelna, GE Money Bank, Deutsche Bank, and TI Automotive.

We also have exceptional experience in advising clients on issues of European law and regulation regarding both the public and private sectors, including matters before E.U. authorities. Our clients in this area include national and local governments, as well as private companies in connection with various competition and merger control issues.

Awards and Recognition

  • Law Firm of the Year 2014 in Mergers & Acquisitions, Economic Competition, & Client Service
    – epravo.cz under the auspices of Czech Bar Association and Czech Ministry of Justice
  • Competition Law Firm of the Year in the Czech Republic
    2014 Corporate Intl Magazine Global Award
  • Law Firm of the Year 2013 for Czech International Law Firm
    epravo.cz under the auspices of Czech Bar Association and Czech Ministry of Justice
  • Winner of Chambers Europe Awards for Excellence 2013 for Czech Republic Law Firm of the Year – International