Tadeáš Matys, an associate of the Prague office and a member of the Banking and Finance Practice Group, joined White & Case in 2016.
During his studies, Tadeáš participated in the 22nd and 23rd Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot Competition as a member of the Charles University team, which made it as far as the round of 32. When studying at the University of Sheffield, Tadeáš also participated in the NLS-Trilegal International Arbitration Moot Competition, winning a major individual award.
Prior to joining White & Case, he worked as a Senior Student Associate at Kinstellar law firm, and as an intern in the Legislative Department of the Ministry of Justice of the Czech Republic.
In the area of loan financing, Tadeáš has represented both local and international clients: financial institutions and corporate groups in particular. In his practice, he focuses on, among others, real estate acquisition financing and project financing with insolvency and restructuring facets.
Komerční Banka, a.s., Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft, pobočka Praha and UniCredit Bank Czech Republic and Slovakia, a.s. in connection with the EUR 250 million financing of Sellier & Bellot a.s., a member of CBC group and the leading producer of a wide range of ammunition for pistols, rifles and shotguns. This was one of the largest domestic corporate financings in past years, with strategic importance for the whole CBC group due to its main purpose to refinance the USD 250m senior notes issued by CBC AMMO LLC.
A syndicate of Korean banks led by Woori Bank and KEB Hana bank in connection with a credit facility of up to EUR 300 million provided to Nexen Tire Europe s.r.o. for the construction of a tire manufacturing facility in the Triangle Industrial Zone in the region of Ústí nad Labem.
Československá obchodní banka, a. s. in connection with a credit facility of up to CZK 452 million to refinance bank loans and finance distributions for BGI Solar s.r.o., the owner of Fotovoltaické elektrárny Chvalatice and INVEST SOLAR s.r.o., the owner of FVE Krumvíř.
Komerční banka, a.s. in a club refinancing of up to EUR 44.36 million provided to CTZone Brno, a.s. and CTP Property XXII, spol. s r.o. of Central Trade Park developer group.