Advokátska kancelária RELEVANS s.r.o.

Dispute Resolution

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What the team is known for

Best known for its litigation practice, handling disputes in the areas of competition, banking, IP and administrative law. Clientele includes corporates, investors and financial institutions as well as private individuals. Particular sector focuses include transportation, leisure and energy. Has additional expertise advising clients on real estate disputes.


Clients attest: "The team shows attention to detail and knows how to get the best results for its clients."

Other sources note that "lawyers at the firm have experience with the most complex cases," adding: "Even in matters that appear unsolvable at first glance, they can find a way that is ultimately successful for us."

Work highlights

Represented rail transport operator Železničná spoločnosť Slovensko and state-owned rail freight company Železničná spoločnosť Cargo Slovakia as the defendants in a EUR95 million contractual case concerning the manufacture and delivery of a locomotive prototype.

Notable practitioners

Alexander Kadela and Tomáš Bardelčík are the key contacts of this practice.

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The litigation agenda is one of the key practice areas of RELEVANS, with a strong team of experienced procedural lawyers. The specialized team represents both domestic and foreign clients before general courts, the Constitutional Court of the Slovak Republic, the European Court of Human Rights, and in arbitration proceedings as well.

The disputes in which RELEVANS represents its clients cover many areas of law. However, the law firm has gained most of its experience mainly by its practice in the area of ​​damages litigations, litigations related to protection of competition, protection of intellectual property, banking law, tax law, and financial law, protection of personality rights and reputation of legal entities, constitutional law and also administrative law.

Our legal services include

  • a thorough analysis of facts and evidence
  • assessment of risks of the client’s legal status
  • procedural strategy development
  • consultations during the preparatory phase of the dispute resolution as well as during the ongoing proceedings
  • negotiation and representation of the client in out-of-court dispute resolution
  • drafting of all types of filings, including pre-trial notices, actions, proposals, statements, and ordinary as well as extraordinary remedies
  • representation in proceedings before general courts, the Constitutional Court of the Slovak Republic, the European Court of Human Rights, as well as in arbitration proceedings
  • assistance in enforcement of decisions


Bardelčík, Tomáš (Head of Department)

Kadela, Alexander (Head of Department)


ČEZ Slovakia

MCH – Medical Care Holding

Mr. M. Grund & Mr. R.Hrubý

Poštová banka

Rozhlas a televízia Slovenska

Železničná spoločnosť Cargo Slovakia


Administrative disputes

Banking, Finance & Tax disputes

Commercial disputes

Competition disputes

Disputes arising out of breaches of rights to protection of personality and good reputation of legal entities

Human Rights disputes

IP rights disputes

Dispute Resolution Department

Advokátska kancelária RELEVANS s.r.o.

Department location

Dvořákovo nábrežie 8/A


Bratislava Region


811 02

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