The jurisdiction of courts with an international element within the member states of the EU is modified by a directive of the...

26 September 2019

A senior attorney, Marie Lauter, joins the CHSH Kališ & Partners law firm team.

10 September 2019

Although the eIDAS Regulation came into force on 1 July 2016, objectives and intentions set by it are far from being fulfilled, and...

23 November 2018

This year an international working group led by lawyers from Russia and other countries has published a proposal for the new...

12 November 2018

The Legal Team of CHSH Kališ...

7 September 2018

Beginning in 2020, the new European regulation on medical devices (MDR) will gradually become applicable. MDR places great...

24 August 2018
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About Us

We are a major Czech law firm with an international background and global reach. As your local partner on international projects, we provide first-class legal services in foreign legal jurisdictions and ensure personal involvement in assembling the right team for your transaction.

CHSH Kališ and Partners is a member of the international network of law firms established by the highly respected Austrian law firm CHSH Cerha Hempel Spiegefeld Hlawati. The CHSH team consists of over 170 legal experts in nine European countries that guarantees to our clients extensive experience and knowledge in all areas of law in a number of jurisdiction, as well as personal contact with any foreign office within the CHSH network. Through our vast network of offices, contacts and background in the CEE region, CHSH is uniquely able to put together a team with the precise experience required for the case, as well as a keen understanding of our clients’ business activities in the region, in order to prepare prompt and effective solutions tailored to our clients’ specific needs.


Chambers and Partners

European Legal 500


Practice Areas

Merger, Acquisitions and Restructuring

Merger, acquisitions and other company transformations / social structure streamlining / company foundation, joint ventures, SPVs / transfers of shares, stocks and other assets / squeeze-out / structuring and transaction timing / due diligence / commercial opinions / preparing and reviewing commercial contracts with the aim of minimizing possible disputes

Arbitration and Litigation

Legal analysis of the case, assessment of the facts, assessing the expected success in the dispute / representation in out of cort settlements / submission of interim measure / preparation of legal actions, appeals and other submissions / representation in court proceedings, arbitration proceedings or administrative authorities / international tribunals


Internal processes due diligence, comparing with statutory requirements / GDPR and e-Privacy with focus on the practical side of the matter / creation of compliance programs as a tool to prevent criminal liability of legal persons, conducting compliance training and checking staff / crisis managment / prevention and assistance in unannounced local investigations so called dawn raides, their simulation and „dry run“ / effective corporate governance systém / creation of ethical guidelines, internal guidelines / compliance indclude routine consulting such as preparation of documentation for financing, real estate projects and labor law conseling

Public contracts and Competition

Representation in proceedings before the Office for Protection of Competition, European Commission and then before the administrative authorities / legal audit and assessment of compliance of the planned transaction with competition law and decision practice / preparing complaints against the anti-competitive behavior of other competitors, focusing on issues of unfair competition / preparation of private legal actions against the anti-competitive behavior / counseling focused on creation of tender dossiers in procurement / realisation of procurement / preparation of objections agains the tenderer, drafting complaints and administrative actions / comprehensive legal advice focused on public aid / preparation of the relevant contractual documentation

Banking and Finance

Project, corporate and development projects financing / securitisation/ syndicated loans / loans restructuring and refinancing

Real Estate

Real estate sale and purchase / acquisition advisory / due diligence of real estate transactions / financing and realizing development projects

Labor Law

Managerial a employment contracts / employment termination / employee remuneration / labour law disputes / labor law due diligence

Key team members

Petr Kališ
Managing Partner
Martin Kartner
David Kučera
Senior Attorney
Nikol Španvirtová
Senior Attorney
Martina Schüch
Of Counsel
Iveta Klimešová
Senior Attorney
Hana Maláčová
Senior Attorney
Pavlína Růžičková
Senior Attorney
Matěj Bolek
Senior Attorney
Lukáš Srbecký
Senior Attorney
Eva Ruhswurmová
Senior Attorney
Lukáš Hoder
Senior Attorney
Jiří Prouza
Senior Attorney
CHSH Kališ & Partners
Marie Lauter
Senior Attorney


Czech Republic

CHSH Kališ & Partners s.r.o.
Týn 639/1, CZ–110 00 Praha 1
Tel.: +420 221 111 711


CHSH, Cerha Hempel Spiegelfeld Hlawati
Surganova Str., 29, accom. 3, office 16
BY–220012 Minsk
Tel.: +375 17 266 34 17, E–Mail:


CHSH, Cerha Hempel Spiegelfeld Hlawati
33, Tsar Osvoboditel Boulevard, App. 4
BG–1504 Sofia
Tel.: +359 2 401 09 99, E–Mail:


CHSH, Cerha Hempel Spiegelfeld Hlawati
44/2 Armenească Str., Chişinău
Rep. Moldova, MD 2012
Tel.: 00373 791 55557
E–Mail: natalia.balaban@gp–

Russian federation

CHSH Kališ & Partners s.r.o.
3. Tverskaja–Jamskaja 36/40
125047 Moscow
Tel.: +7 985 331 85 59, E–Mail:


CHSH, Cerha Hempel Spiegelfeld Hlawati
Parkring 2, A–1010 Wien
Tel.: +43 1 514 35 0, E–mail:


CHSH Šiška & Partners s. r. o.
Cerha Hempel Spiegelfeld Hlawati
Palisady 33, SK–811 06 Bratislava
Tel.: +421 2 206 48 580, E–Mail: office@sp–


CHSH Dezső & Partners Ügyvédi Iroda
Cerha Hempel Spiegelfeld Hlawati
Fö u. 14–18, H–1011 Budapest
Tel.: +36 1 457 80 42, E–Mail:


CHSH Gilescu Văleanu Nathanzon & Partenerii
Cerha Hempel Spiegelfeld Hlawati
Polonă Str. 68–72, 1st Floor, RO–010505 Bucharest
Tel.: +40 21 311 12 13, E–Mail: office@gp–



CHSH Kališ & Partners

Týn 639/1
110 00  Prague 1 - Staré Město
Czech Republic

Tel: +420 221 111 711
Fax: +420 221 111 725

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