Čechová & Partners
811 02 Bratislava
Tel: 421 2 5441 4441
Fax: 421 2 5443 4598
Katarína Čechová is a senior partner in Čechová & Partners. During her 29 years of continuous legal practice she advised and represented clients in a wide range of transactions and legal cases, and has gained the most extensive experience and expertise in M&A work, reorganizations and restructurings, domestic and cross border mergers, corporate finance, project financing, financial restructurings, bankruptcy and restructuring proceedings. She is a recognized expert in business dispute resolution and active as an arbitrator in domestic and international arbitrations.
Katarína graduated from the Law Faculty of Comenius University in Bratislava, Slovakia and received her Dr. Jur. in 1984. She was the founding partner of the law firm Čechová & Partners. Katarína is a Slovak national and is fluent in English, Russian and Czech. She served as the guest professor of commercial and financial law at the Law Faculty of Comenius University in Bratislava since 1996 to 1998. Since 1997, she serves as the arbitrator for international disputes of the Arbitration Court of the Slovak Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
Katarína is an active member of the International Bar Association; she served as the Co-Chair of the European Forum of the International Bar Association since October 2000 till November 2002 and since 1996 is the permanent representative of the Slovak Bar Association in the IBA Council.
Active language skills: Slovak, English, Russian, Czech
Čechová & Partners:
Čechová & Partners is one of the leading and largest commercial law firms in Slovakia with considerable international experience. It provides its services to foreign as well as domestic clients since its establishment in 1990. Čechová & Partners regularly ranks as top tier in most legal surveys of the Slovak legal market.
Čechová & Partners is one of the first law firms established after the democratic changes in the Slovak Republic in the beginning of the 90-ties. It had become very soon one of the leading commercial law firms, advising international and domestic clients on number of commercial transactions varying from standard deals to complicated transactional structures. It remains a major law firm to date, expanding its practice based on the demands of its clients and market development.
Čechová & Partners is committed to being a truly independent local law firm, offering precise legal expertise, the best qualified knowledge of Slovak laws, deep experience in the Slovak local market and service of recognised international standards. While remaining independent, the law firm continues building excellent relations with co-operating law firms and major law firm associations around the world and in the region of Central and Eastern Europe. As native Slovak speakers, the firm’s lawyers are fluent in English and speak a number of other foreign languages.