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Juraj Gyárfáš

Bratislava, Slovakia Europe Guide 2021 Ranked in 4 departments
Ranked in : Real Estate , Competition/Antitrust , Corporate/M&A , Dispute Resolution
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Real Estate - Slovakia

Band 3

Juraj Gyárfáš handles corporate real estate transactions. He is also skilled in representing clients in high-value construction disputes.
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Competition/Antitrust - Slovakia

Band 2

A well-known practitioner, Juraj Gyárfáš advises on a range of matters including distribution, procurement and investigations. He is primarily active in the banking and healthcare sectors. One interviewee enthuses: "He has an excellent legal mind. Any time I need something on antitrust I ask him. I think he is an expert on everything in this area."
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Corporate/M&A - Slovakia

Band 3

Juraj Gyárfáš regularly represents financial institutions, manufacturers and real estate developers in cross-border transactions for the acquisition and disposal of assets and businesses. "He is a very intelligent lawyer who comes up with easy solutions and is able to describe complex issues in a very simple way," remarks one client, before going on to praise him for his "very rational and pragmatic approach."
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Dispute Resolution - Slovakia

Band 3

Juraj Gyárfáš has experience advising on contentious matters concerning construction and real estate projects as well as major disputes in the banking sector. He frequently represents clients before the Slovak courts as well as during international arbitration proceedings. Sources praise his "ability to offer the client an optimal solution to a situation even when faced with the most difficult legal issues."
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Practice Areas

Juraj specializes in M&A, dispute resolution and competition law. He has advised sellers and buyers on numerous high-profile M&A deals in Slovakia and the wider CEE region, as well as on post-M&A disputes and related competition matters. He has represented clients in merger clearance proceedings and during dawn raids and subsequent investigations by the Slovak Competition Authority and other regulatory agencies. He also represented clients in proceedings concerning State aid and competition matters as well as in proceedings before Slovak courts, including the Supreme Court and the Constitutional Court. He also acted for clients in ICC, VIAC and other arbitration proceedings.

Career

Juraj is partner in Dentons Bratislava office. Prior to Dentons, Juraj worked for nine years at Allen & Overy.

Professional Memberships

Slovak Bar Association (since 2007); List of Practitioners, Vienna International Arbitral Centre (since 2017); List of Arbitrators, Slovak Chamber of Commerce and Industry (since 2020)

Publications

Main author and editor of the first book on M&A in Slovakia (2019)

Main author and editor of the first Commentary on the Slovak Arbitration Act (2016)

Author of selected chapters in the Commentary on the Slovak Code of Civil Procedure (2016)

Author of selected chapters in the Commentary on the Slovak Civil Code (2015)

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Press Release

Dentons advises on the sale of Mecom to Smithfield

Authors: Juraj Gyárfáš, Jan Prochazka, Tatiana Jevčáková, Kristýna Nosková, András Peisch, Nándor Beck

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