“The guys in the Central European group were a really collegial group and we really enjoyed what we did and truly felt we were making a difference, and we had good clients, and the results were really gratifying. So it was a very good, unique core group of people who were fully committed to Central and Eastern Europe at a historic time.” – Obie Moore
Women’s Day is behind us, but the subjects of gender equality and equal opportunity are of year-round concern. This, the first part of a special two-part CEE Legal Matters article on women in private practice in CEE, provides the numbers and percentages from leading law firms across CEE, as well as a more thorough snapshot of one representative market. Part II of the report, in the June issue, will pull back the curtain even more, providing feedback and perspectives from lawyers across the region.
Slovakian lawyer Veronika Pazmanyova has moved from White & Case to Glatzova & Co., where she takes over as Head of the firm’s Slovakian Branch from former Glatzova lawyer Lucia Regecova.
Allen & Overy has advised the HB Reavis Group, which the firm describes as "the leading commercial property developer in CEE," on the sale of the Aupark Kosice shopping center and Aupark Office Tower to New Europe Property Investments Plc. for EUR 165 million. Kosice is the largest city in eastern Slovakia.