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Advokátska kancelária RELEVANS s.r.o.

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Managing Partner: Alexander Kadela
Number of partners: 5
Number of lawyers:38
Languages:Slovak, English, German, French

Firm Overview:
RELEVANS Law Firm is one of the leading law firms in Slovakia established in 2011. RELEVANS provides clients with comprehensive legal services in every field of their professional and private lives. The firm represents top clients in various industries and business sectors — private clients as well as corporations. For instance, three Slovak mayor banks, TV broadcasters, energy companies, railway companies, finance groups, IT companies and many more. RELEVANS is a reliable and well-known business partner, to whom clients can turn in confidence at any time, because they know the firm will help them solve everyday issues, as well as the most difficult legal problems.
In 2018 RELEVANS was named the 2nd biggest law firm in Slovakia based on annually The Slovak Spectator Report. (source: https://spectator.sme.sk/c/20065015/which-are-the-largest-law-firms-in-slovakia.html ) The legal team is comprised of outstanding professionals in all areas of the firm’s expertise, with long lasting experience gained by solving most diverse legal cases. Thanks to its experienced legal professionals, the firm has become one of leading law firms in litigation, real estate and development industry, as well as in M&A and corporate law.
Based in Bratislava, the firm has the advantage of a uniquely strategic accessibility to provide its legal services not only to Slovak clients, but also to entrepreneurs and international companies seeking to protect their rights and interests within the whole CEE region.

Main Areas of Practice:

Dispute Resolution:
■Representing MEDICAL CARE HOLDING LIMITED in a dispute over damages of more than €50 mil. due to profit payment restrictions to shareholders of private health insurance company
■Representing a bank for its €166 mil. receivable in an insolvency proceeding
■Representing state cargo companies ZSSK Cargo and Railway Company Slovakia, as defendants in a dispute for compensation of damages of more than €82 mil
Key Clients: ZSSK Cargo, Poštová banka, Carlton Property
Contact: Alexander Kadela
Tel: +421 323 54 610
Email: [email protected]

Real Estate:
■Legal advisory to buyer in relation to the purchase of three shopping centers in Spain (app. €500 mil)
■Legal advisory to a Slovak real estate developer in relation to creation of Eurovea City in Bratislava (new city district)
■Legal advisory to a buyer on the acquisition of a premium parcel in London South in cooperation with British law firm (app. €450 mil)
Key Clients: J&T REAL ESTATE, Eurovea
Contact: Alexander Kadela
Tel: +421 323 54 610
Email: [email protected]

Corporate & M&A:
■Legal advisory in creation of joint enterprise of shareholders of Benestra and SWAN, which created the 4th biggest operator in Slovakia
■Legal advisory to seller related to the sale of majority package of shares in EPH (app. €3bn)
■Legal advisory to ZSSK Cargo, on the preparation of the contractual documentation in respect to the sale of its rolling stock of foreign carriages to a successful tenderer (€266 mil.)
Key Clients: BENESTRA, Sandberg Capital, J&T FINANCE GROUP SE
Contact: Marián Masarik
Tel: +421 323 54 620
Email: [email protected]

Banking & Finance:
■Legal advisory to sole subscriber in relation to issuance of bonds with a transaction volume of €120,5 mil
■Legal advisory to debtor in relation to the financing of construction of the Zuckermandel project by Československá obchodná banka and a syndicate of banks led by Poštová banka
■Legal advisory to debtor in relation with the refinancing of the Eurovea multifunctional project, the largest real estate loan on the Slovak market in 2016
Key Clients: Poštová banka, J&T BANKA
Contact: Marián Masarik
Tel: +421 323 54 620
Email: [email protected]