A pre-eminent law firm in the Czech market, Allen & Overy advises on many of the country's most significant finance transactions, boasting a broad spectrum of expertise covering acquisition, real estate and project finance. The department is well prepared to advise on large-scale asset finance transactions in the aviation sector and represents prestigious domestic and international financial institutions as bilateral and syndicated lenders, as well as acting for borrowers. Additionally, the firm is a popular choice for financial services regulatory matters. A&O is exceptionally adept at handling capital markets matters, where the team assists with bond issuances including structured finance and derivatives.
Sources commend the team's ability to handle "very complex issues" and provide "excellent service."
Another client says: "We are always satisfied with the law firm, its expertise, excellent team and understanding of our business needs."
Assisted Raiffeisenbank with its CZK2.6 billion unsecured financing supplied to railway operator České dráhy.
Petr Vybiral wins praise from clients for being "very experienced, professional and easy to work with,"and is also described as "one of the best Czech capital markets lawyers." He is well versed in bond issuances and regulatory matters. He also assists with complex IPOs.
Petra Myšáková maintains a broad practice covering corporate, project and asset finance. She draws praise from clients for her skill in negotiations, with one noting her "business-minded" approach.
Silvie Horáčková frequently assists with regulatory issues, as well as acquisition and corporate finance. One client enthuses: "We were impressed by her practical way of thinking and project management skills."