Mr. Hanzal received his law degree and master's degree in sociology from the Charles University in Prague and LL.M. degree from Columbia University in New York. He qualified to practice in the Czech Republic in 2001 and in New York in 2002. He is a member of the Czech Bar Association.
Petr Hanzal is a member of the firm’s Corporate practice in Prague, where he represents a broad range of clients in a variety of corporate, M&A and finance matters. During his career, Mr. Hanzal has represented major corporate and other clients in a number of significant commercial transactions, including General Electric, ČEZ, a. s., Telefónica O2 Czech Republic, AIG, the Government of the Czech Republic, Czech Airlines, Prague Airport Authority, Panasonic, Nike, McKinsey & Company, Credit Suisse, Nomura, Estée Lauder, Sotheby’s, Unicredit and Erste Bank