110 00 Prague 1,
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“Top capital markets practitioner and a leader in bond issues” (Chambers Europe)
“King of capital markets, be it equity or debt” (Chambers Europe)
Martin Aschenbrenner is a partner at PRK Partners, and is widely recognised as one of the leading securities lawyers in the Czech Republic. He focuses primarily on securities offerings and debt issuance programs, both domestic and international.
Martin holds a master’s degree and a Ph.D. in law from the Faculty of Law of Charles University in Prague as well as an LL.M. degree from Harvard Law School in Cambridge, Massachusetts (USA).
Before joining PRK Partners in February 1998, Martin worked at White & Case in Prague, where he specialised in securities, structured finance and other forms of financing, as well as capital markets regulation.
Martin speaks Czech and English and has a good working knowledge of German. He is an attorney at law registered with both the Czech Bar Association and the New York State Bar.
Martin is a member of the Appellate Committee of the Czech National Bank and the Listing Committee of the Prague Stock Exchange. He is also on the List of Arbitrators for the Arbitration Court attached to the Economic Chamber of the Czech Republic and the Agricultural Chamber of the Czech Republic and an arbitrator of the Exchange Court of Arbitration at the Prague Stock Exchange.
Martin is consistently ranked among leading practitioners in the area of banking, finance and capital markets by the prestigious directories Chambers Europe and IFLR1000. In addition, he has been named Capital Markets Lawyer of the Year 2012 by Best Lawyers. Martin is, furthermore, listed and recommended in the areas of banking and finance, capital markets and mergers and acquisitions in numerous other directories and publications, including The European Legal 500, Expert Guides, Who’s Who Legal, Legal Experts and PLC Which Lawyer?.