Legal 500

Dispute Resolution, Tier 1


"Paul Q Law Firm´s team is adept at handling all stages of disputes for clients, with work ranging from advice on pre-litigation and arbitration strategies to settlements through negotiations and mediation. The firm stands out in the areas of civil and commercial litigation, with mandates covering a wide range of industries. It also stands out representing clients in international courts in relation to cases involving alleged violations of fundamental rights, as well as the application and interpretation of EU law. Tomáš Kamenec's experience includes intellectual property and media disputes. He co-heads the team with Jiří Budinský, who focuses on contentious corporate, commercial and financial law matters."


Employment, Tier 2


"Paul Q Law Firm is highly active in a wide range of day-to-day human resources and labour relations matters, including the drafting of employment contracts and other employment-related documents. In addition, other core strengths of the practice are employee transfers, mass redundancy and severance payments schemes, as well as trade union matters and work permits. Leading the practice is Boris Brhlovič."


Projects & Energy, Tier 2


"Paul Q Law Firm advises clients on the development and financing of projects, as well as regulatory issues. In addition, its team is experienced in handling the acquisition and disposal of energy and infrastructure assets. Eduard Winkler is recommended for his expertise in commercial and residential development projects. He co-heads the practice with Boris Brhlovič."


Commercial, Corporate and M&A, Tier 3


"Paul Q Law Firm has a wide-ranging practice that covers day-to-day corporate support, M&A and corporate restructurings, among other matters. Equally capable acting for local and international entities, the firm acts for clients in sectors such as engineering, automotive, agricultural, food and real estate. Managing partner Pavol Blahušiak, who has notable experience of privatisations in the manufacturing and financial sectors, co-heads the team with Boris Brhlovič."


Banking, Finance & Capital Markets, Tier 4


"Paul Q Law Firm´s portfolio of work covers acquisition finance, real estate finance, project finance and syndicated lending transactions. The firm also assists clients with debt restructuring and refinancing, as well as regulatory matters. Jiří Budinský jointly leads the team with Eduard Winkler, who has experience of advising Slovak and international clients."