Patrik Giertl | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Patrik Giertl

Associate, Bratislava

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Overview

Patrik Giertl joined White & Case as an intern in September 2015. During his studies, he also worked for a well-respected Slovak firm where he participated in several due diligence investigations and gained valuable corporate and competition law experience. He graduated with a Master's degree in law from Masaryk University in Brno in May 2016.

Patrik has provided legal assistance to numerous clients regarding general corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, commercial litigation, competition law and labor law issues. He also has experience with sensitive internal investigations, due diligence investigations and pro-bono activities.

Bars and Courts

  • Slovak Bar Association (koncipient)

Education

  • Master's Degree, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic

Languages

  • Slovak
  • Czech
  • English

Experience

Advising DHL in connection with labor law issues, including the employment of non-EU workers.

Advising Enterprise Investors in connection with labor law issues.

Advising Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (MIRA) on its EUR 79 million acquisition of a 132,000 square meter portfolio of four logistics and light industrial assets in the Czech Republic and Slovakia from the HB Reavis Group.

Advising NFS, a.s. and Tehelné, a.s. in connection with the development of the National Football Stadium in Bratislava.

Advising Kofola, the leading Czecho-Slovak producer of non-alcoholic beverages, in its acquisition of the entire stake in the Slovak company WAD Group, the owner of a 40 per cent minority stake in Water Holding a.s., one of the largest non-alcoholic beverage producers and distributors of mineral water and bottled water in Slovakia.