Leading law firm with offices throughout CEE is seeking a Senior Lawyer to head their competition practice group in Prague.
Our client has a very successful competition law practice in Central & South Eastern Europe, counting more than 25 lawyers. Their expertise encompasses EC and national competition law throughout CEE/SEE. They advise and represent clients on all aspects of competition law, including merger control, cartel investigations, co-operation and distribution agreements or abusive practices. As business issues develop and associated risks materialize, the firm’s clients (including major global companies) have relied on this exceptional team of experienced competition lawyers.
The firm’s Prague office is currently seeking a highly experienced senior lawyer (associate or Partner) to join their Competition team. You will have experience advising clients in antitrust litigation, including cartels, abuses of dominant position, private enforcement of competition law. You should have significant experience with the day to day issues related to distribution systems, co-operation agreements, intellectual property licensing, and pricing policies. In addition, your relationship with the Czech competition authorities should be strong and you will be able to fully handle the more complex competition issues related to mergers, acquisitions, and JV’s. Preferably you should be able to market your expertise also in Slovakia.
The role requires Czech legal qualification, fluency in English, and at least 8 years of total experience gained with an international law firm or leading local firm. This is a unique opportunity for a local lawyer with a strong track record and reputation to join a respected regional law firm, and to help build a market leading regional practice. This client is known for providing their lawyers with the highest quality work, training, and ongoing support.
To apply, please send your CV in English in complete confidence to Ellen Hayes at: firstname.lastname@example.org
For a confidential discussion call Ellen Hayes on + 36 1 8828 701. Alternatively: email@example.com
Only those candidates that meet the specific criteria of our client will be contacted for a telephone interview.
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