Bulgarian lawyer Antonia Mavrova and Czech lawyer Tomas Cihula have been promoted to partner at Kinstellar.
Mavrova has been with Kinstellar since the launch of the firm's Sofia office in 2014, and the firm describes her as "instrumental in the development of the Sofia office and its real estate practice." She serves as head of the firm's regional Automotive & Industrials sector.
According to Kinstellar, she has 20 years of experience advising on real estate investments. The firm reports that "her expertise includes the structuring and acquisition of large real estate portfolios; the sale and purchase of commercial properties (office buildings, shopping centers and hotels) including title reviews, zoning, planning, and easements; and acting for institutional real estate investors." She studied law at Sofia University.
Cihula, who has over 18 years of professional experience, has been with Kinstellar since 2009. He is the head of the firm's Competition practice in Prague and is the firm-wide head of Kinstellar's Life Sciences and Healthcare sector.
According to Kinstellar, he "focuses mainly on competition, state aid, public procurement, European law, and life sciences and healthcare regulatory matters." He studied law at Charles University in Prague and at Ludwig-Maximilian University in Munich.
"My heartfelt congratulations to Antonia and Tomas on joining the Kinstellar partnership," said Patrik Bolf in a statement released by the firm. "Both are outstanding advisors within their respective fields, and their promotions, which are a natural step in their professional development, reflect their sustained contribution, dedication, and hard work over many years. Their experience, mind-set, and reputation are first class and are aligned with our firm’s values, and I am confident that as partners both will continue to enhance our offering to existing and future clients. I look forward to their on-going contributions to our firm.’’