Pavel Šafář:

Pavel Šafář is a partner of Šafář & Partners and an attorney at law registered at the Czech Bar Association and Slovak Bar Association. He focuses his legal practice in particular on disputes resolution and on mergers and acquisitions. He led internal teams participating in the conducting of a vast range of both local and international arbitration proceedings as well as court disputes in relation to insolvency proceedings. Pavel Šafář was also appraised several times by international rating agencies in connection with significant acquisition projects in the Czech Republic and in Slovakia. Last, but not least, he represented banks in many loan transactions in the field of project financing. Before Šafář & Partners has been established, Pavel Šafář was the sole partner in Šafář & Spol. Consequently, he became one of the two establishing members of Konečná & Šafář law firm, where he initiated the creation of the network of branches in Slovakia, Romania and Bulgaria. He graduated from the Law Faculty of Charles University, Prague, the University of Economics, Prague, and completed postgraduate studies at the Faculty of Law of Josef Šafárik University in Košice. Apart from Czech, which is his mother tongue, he speaks fluent English, German, French and Russian.