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Barbora Simon Dunovská placed in the TOP 100 women of the Czech-Slovak legal business in the category of leading partner

Friday, 12 March 2021

 A unique overview of hundreds of women in the Czech Republic and Slovakia, covering key segments of the legal business was prepared by INFO.CZ portal in cooperation with the project #PRVNÍCH100LET. The project is sponsored by the Czech Bar Association, the Judicial Union of the Czech Republic, the Union of Public Prosecutors of the Czech Republic, the Notarial Chamber of the Czech Republic and the Union of Corporate Lawyers of the Czech Republic. For more info:

Representing the international bank HSBC UK in the amount of more than CZK 1 billion

Tuesday, 02 February 2021

Representation of the international bank HSBC UK regarding the creation of security for loan exposure amounting more than 1 billion CZK towards Carclo (a leading global producer of technical plastics listed at the London stock exchange). As part of increasing and extending the maturity of the provided loan facilities, a pledge of 100% business share in a Czech subsidiary of the Carclo holding was granted to the bank. The advice of our law firm consisted of the drafting of the security contractual documentation related to the Czech subsidiary including the drafting of legal and capacity opinion regarding the fulfilment of…

The Bank Board reappointed Mgr. David Urbanec as a member of ČNB Appeals Committee

Friday, 08 January 2021

For the fifth time in a row, the Bank Board appointed Mgr. David Urbanec for another yearly term as a member of the Appeals Commission of the Czech National Bank. The Appeals Commission is an advisory body for the preparation of draft decisions of the CNB Bank Board issued in administrative proceedings - in particular the commission discusses appeals against CNB decisions and submits proposals, replies and provides legal opinions to the Bank Board. Leading experts in the field of law and economics become members of the Appeals Commission.

PF 2021

Thursday, 31 December 2020

Dear friends, clients and business partners, We would like to use this opportunity to thank you for your trust and cooperation with us, and we wish you a Merry Christmas and a lot of success in the upcoming year of 2021 in both your personal and professional life. This year our law office has decided to send our annual PF’s electronically. The money which would otherwise be spent on the PF’s, postage and other costs, is being donated to charity. Barbora Simon Dunovská, David Urbanec and Jan Vavřina

DUNOVSKÁ & PARTNERS - very recommended firm in The Law Firm of the Year 2020

Wednesday, 11 November 2020

DUNOVSKÁ & PARTNERS has been ranked as one of the very recommended law firms for Banking & Finance, Restrukcturing & Insolvency and Capital Markets and also as one of the recommended firms for Mergers & Acquisitions in the thirteenth year of The Law Firm 2020 award organized by Eprávo. For more information see the following link:

DUNOVSKÁ & PARTNERS succeeded in proceedings for one hundred million CZK

Monday, 24 August 2020

DUNOVSKÁ & PARTNERS succeeded in proceedings for one hundred million CZK at the Supreme Court of the Czech Republic. The office represented a major banking client before the Supreme Court of the Czech Republic, which granted the office's appeal and annulled the earlier decision of the Court of Appeal. The Supreme Court agreed with the legal opinion of the office that the assessment of the bank's liabilities from the bank guarantee is governed by formalistic principles, even to the extent of deciding whether the bank guarantee has taken effect. Such formalistic approach applies even to the extent of conditions for…