Jan Linda

Partner, Prague

Biography

“He is approachable, responsive and great at getting back to us. He is helpful and willing to give advice outside the formal assignment.”
Chambers Global 2019

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)