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Allen & Overy LLP

Banking & Finance

3 ranked lawyersBand 1Czech RepublicEurope 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Pre-eminent firm advising on many of the country's most significant finance transactions. Broad spectrum of expertise covers acquisition, real estate and project finance. Well prepared to advise on large-scale asset finance transactions in the aviation sector. Represents prestigious domestic and international financial institutions as bilateral and syndicated lenders but also represents borrowers. Additionally a popular choice for financial services regulatory matters. Exceptionally adept at capital markets matters, where the team assists with bond issuances including structured finance and derivatives.

Strengths

Clients describe the team as a "high-performing team with very detailed knowledge of the latest trends in all relevant jurisdictions," and add: "The lawyers are always available and ready to assist, and they always seek innovative solutions."

Another satisfied client highlights the "transparency, speed and expertise" of the team.

Work highlights

Advised Labe Wood as borrower on the EUR60 million financing of the construction and operation of a sawmill.

Notable practitioners

Petr Vybiral receives acclaim from clients for being "very innovative in his approach, good at finding new arguments and a great decision maker." He is well versed in bond issuances and regulatory matters. He frequently represents underwriters and issuers.

Petra Myšáková 's experience includes representing lenders and borrowers in acquisition finance and asset finance mandates. Clients praise her "commercial approach to legal issues and knowledge of the market and the latest trends."

Silvie Horáčková enters the ranking on the back of positive market feedback, with clients highlighting her "knowledge and flexibility" as strengths. She advises on lender-side corporate and acquisition finance.

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Czech Republic

Banking & Finance


Petra Myšáková
Band 3
Silvie Horáčková
Band 4

Capital Markets


Petr Vybiral
Band 1