Jakub heads the Real Estate team in the Czech Republic. He is an experienced transactional lawyer with a strong property background and a proven track record of property, financing and energy transactions. Jakub has worked on many high-profile transactions in the Czech Republic and CEE over a period of more than 20 years. He is also regularly in charge of real estate construction and development matters.
Fluent in Czech, English and German, Jakub advises both domestic and international clients in complex transactions in various industry sectors. Jakub is a member of ARTN (Czech Association for Development of the Real Estate Market) and of the Real Estate Committee of AmCham and regularly attends real estate related conferences and seminars as a speaker or panel member.
He is the author of numerous articles on real estate law and the chapter on the Czech Republic in a widely used publication about European real estate law.
|Since 2020||Partner, Taylor Wessing|
|2011 – 2019||Partner, DLA Piper|
|2006 – 2011||Partner, Wolf Theiss|
|2001||Trainee, Herbert Smith Freehills|
|1996 – 2006||Senior Associate and Associate, Gleiss Lutz Hootz Hirsch|
|2004||Postgraduate doctoral studies (JUDr., Ph.D.), Charles University|
|1991 – 1996||Legal studies (Mgr.), Charles University|
Co-author of the chapter on Czech Republic in “Handbuch Immobilienrecht in Europa” (C.F. Müller, 2015)
Numerous articles in legal publications on property related issues
Czech Bar Association
Real Estate Committee of AmCham
Taylor Wessing Czech Republic providing legal services to Passerinvest Group
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