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

Jan Matejcek

Partner, London

T +44 20 7532 1333

T +44 20 7532 1000

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Jan Matejcek offers significant knowledge and experience in investment transactions and procurement. In Chambers Europe 2013, he is described him as “a phenomenal lawyer.”


Jan has an impressive track record in landmark M&A transactions across Central and Eastern Europe (CEE).

Now working in London, but formerly based in Prague, Jan guides clients, including international and US investors, through complex, cross-border deals to achieve their CEE expansion objectives. He works closely with financial institutions, and has specific hands-on experience of energy-related transactions.

Jan is head of White & Case's EMEA M&A Corporate Group.

Bars and Courts

  • Czech Bar Association
  • Law Society of Upper Canada (Ontario)


  • LLB, University of Windsor, Ontario
  • BA, University of Toronto


  • Czech
  • English
  • German


€4 billion TransGas acquisition

Jan advised RWE on its €4 billion acquisition of TransGas, which earmarked the privatization of the Czech gas industry.

Strategic European acquisition strategy

Jan advised a leading US advisory firm on its expansion into Western and Eastern Europe through a series of strategic acquisitions.

Commercialization of tech products in the Middle East and CIS

Jan advised a Czech/Russian technology company on commercialization of its products in the Middle East and CIS.

Awards & Recognition

Leading Lawyer (Band 2), Chambers Europe 2013, Chambers Global 2013


Recommended Lawyer, Best Lawyers and Best Lawyers International, 2010