Cechova & Partners has promoted Employment lawyer Jana Cernakova to Partner.
Cernakova is a 2006 graduate of the Faculty of Law at the University of Pavol Jozef Safarik in Kosice, Slovakia and received her PhD. from the Faculty of Law at the Trnava University in Trnava, Slovakia in 2016. She joined Cechova & Partners in 2011. According to the firm, "her practice focuses on the areas of employment and labor law, data protection, litigation, and ... white collar crime and compliance. Apart from her day-to-day employment agenda Jana specializes in working time issues, employment of foreigners, and collective bargaining. She also regularly covers employment law issues in complex cases involving M&A and restructuring projects, including transfer of undertaking. Jana is an experienced litigator and has obtained successful rulings for the clients mainly in the area of employment law, transport law, and in the area of life sciences. With the increased impact of data protection regulations, Jana more frequently advises on these issues, focusing on data processing and transfer within multinational group of companies."
“We are honored to welcome Jana to the partner team, and fully expect that she will continue to use the experience, skill and work ethic she has demonstrated since joining our firm to achieve the best results for our clients,” says Tomas Rybar, Managing Partner.
Cernakova contributed an article on Dispute Resolution in Slovakia to the August 2017 issue of the CEE Legal Matters magazine.