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Borivoj Libal Becomes Third Shareholder of Eversheds Sutherland in Prague

Borivoj Libal Becomes Third Shareholder of Eversheds Sutherland in Prague

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Eversheds Sutherland Prague office Co-Managing Partner Borivoj Libal was appointed as the firm's executive director and became its third shareholder on November 10, 2022.

"Together with the existing shareholders Bernhard Hager and Stanislav Dvorak, Borivoj Libal becomes [...] shareholder with a one-third stake," Eversheds Sutherland informed.

Libal, who specializes in corporate and M&A, joined Eversheds Sutherland's Prague office as a Co-Managing Partner in 2022 (as reported by CEE Legal Matters on September 5, 2022) from Noerr, where he had also been a Co-Head of the Prague office since joining the firm in 2019 (as reported by CEE Legal Matters on March 6, 2019). Earlier, he was a Managing Partner with PwC Legal Czech Republic between 2015 and 2018. He also spent time with Havel, Holasek & Partners as a Counsel, between 2011 and 2015. Prior to that, he was a Lawyer with CMS, from 2009 to 2011, and with Norton Rose, from 2006 to 2008.

Eversheds Sutherland at a Glance

Eversheds Sutherland with offices in Bratislava and Prague and as part of an international network, provides comprehensive legal advice also in foreign jurisdictions.

Our team consists of a total of more than 40 lawyers in the Czech Republic and Slovakia, most of whom have previously worked at major international and local law firms and have extensive experience in particular in the areas of corporate law, including mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, real estate, employment law, competition law, litigation and arbitration, energy, infrastructure, as well as environmental and ESG law.

Our advisory services are offered in Slovak, German, Czech and English language. Members of our team include attorneys registered with the Austrian Bar Association. On this basis, and because we are part of Eversheds Sutherland, we are also able to offer extensive legal support on various foreign legal issues.

We listen to our clients, we understand their business and we also understand what they need. So we can always find the best solution for the particular situation. We work quickly, efficiently and take responsibility for our work.

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