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Slovak Law Firm of the Year 2019

Slovak Law Firm of the Year 2019

Lansky, Ganzger & Partner Rechtsanwälte, spol. s r.o. was ranked as a “Recommended” Law Firm in the categories Corporate law, Project development and real estate, Dispute resolution at the Slovak Law Firm of the Year Awards. The winners were announced on 16 April 2019 at the DoubleTree by Hilton hotel in Bratislava with the ceremony being attended by leading law firms, senior judges and media representatives.

The Slovak Law Firm of the Year is the leading local awards event for legal professionals organised by the publishing house EPRAVO Group, in cooperation with TREND magazine. The winners are chosen by an independent panel of judges from the legal and business sector and EPRAVO Group, an independent company which monitors the activities of lawyers in Slovakia.

Evaluation criteria

Evaluation consists of two parts. The first part is filling out the questionnaire and the second part is the opinion of the evaluators, each represents 50 percent.

Firstly, participating law firms had to complete a questionnaire to obtain an overview of individual transactions they have been working. The focus lies on legal complexity, difficulty, international elements, social impact, relevance to local justice and legislation. In the next part, the evaluators, persons from institutions outside the legal area such as representatives of major sponsors, investment banks and auditing firms have been working according to their own methodologies with a deep knowledge of the market and years of experiences.

Lawyers and law firms have been assessed based on a number of factors and criteria that are examined in detail, focusing on professional skills, knowledge and experience relevant for the specialization and jurisdiction, understanding client needs and problems of the area of ​​its business, flexibility and responsiveness, process standards and significance of the transaction.

The aim of the competition is to highlight the importance of expertise in providing legal services, and thus contribute to the strengthening of legal certainty. "The awards belong especially to our colleagues," said Managing Partner Martin Jacko, "and we all feel a strong commitment to our clients to provide services of the highest quality by continuous learning and expanding our expertise in providing legal services."

For more information about Law Firm of the Year please visit the official website.

For further information, please contact Lujza Šmelíková, lujza.smelikova@lansky.sk, +421 911 543 012.