Jan Linda | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Jan Linda

Local Partner, Prague

T +420 255 771 111

E jlinda@whitecase.com

Overview

Jan's practice includes the provision of legal advisory services to banks and other financial institutions in cross-border, syndicated and bilateral financing arrangements and related transactions, in particular, in the area of project, export, real estate and acquisition financing. He has also been involved in a number of major Czech and international out-of-court restructurings and insolvencies.

Jan also provides of legal services to German speaking clients.

Bars and Courts

  • Czech Bar Association

Education

  • JD, Charles University, Faculty of Law, Prague, Czech Republic
  • MA, Charles University, Faculty of Law, Prague, Czech Republic
  • BA, Charles University Faculty of Social Sciences, (Area Studies), Prague, Czech Republic
  • University of Regensburg Law School, Germany

Languages

  • Czech
  • English
  • German

Experience

Landesbank Berlin AG, Real Estate Finance Division of Berlin Hyp and Erste Group AG in connection with the EUR 115,000,000 financing related to the acquisition of the Palac Flora shopping center in Prague.

Komerční banka, a.s., Société Générale, Československá obchodní banka, a.s., Erste Group Bank AG and KBC Bank NV in connection with the EUR 151,800,000 financing related to the acquisition of the Olympia shopping center in Brno.

HSBC Bank plc in connection with the provision of a bank guarantee facility in connection with the delivery by ŠKODA JS a.s. of two new units for the Mochovce nuclear power plant in Slovakia.

Bayerische Landesbank and Landesbank Baden Württemberg in connection with the refinancing of the development of the 13.6 MWp solar power plant in Stříbro, Czech Republic.

Commerzbank AG in connection with the financing for the acquisition of Norma Group.

Publications

  • Das neue tschechische Insolvenzrecht und seine Auswirkungen auf die Rechtslage der Gläubiger, (New Regulation of Czech Insolvency Law and Its Impact on the Position of Creditors, Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft, 2007, (co-author)