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Kocian Solc Balastik Advises J&T Banka on HQ Acquisition

Kocian Solc Balastik Advises J&T Banka on HQ Acquisition

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Kocian Solc Balastik has advised J&T Banka on its EUR 2.1 billion acquisition of Rustonka Development II, which owns the Rustonka office building in Karlin, Prague, with over 17,900 square meters of leasable area.

In September 2020, the bank moved its headquarters — and approximately 750 employees — to the building.

KSB’s team included Partner Jiri Hornik, Senior Associate Josef Kriz, and Junior Associates Filip Sperl, Lukas Weiss, and Ondrej Siska.

KSB did not reply to our inquiry on the matter.

Editor's note: After this article was published, Clifford Chance informed CEE Legal Matters that it had advised Gramexo, which is part of the J&T Group, on the CZK 2.1 billion sale. The firm's team included Partner Emil Holub, Counsel Aneta Disman, and Junior Lawyer Ondrej Dolensky.

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