Czech Republic: bnt again qualifies as one of the 20 top-rated law firms in the Czech Republic. The prestigeous legal rating agency Chambers and Partners and the international publication The Legal 500 highlighted bnt’s Real Estate law capabilities and Corporate/M&A. Positive rankings got Employment, Dispute Resolution and Tax.
Not for the first time has bnt been recognized in the leading international contest for law firms, the Chambers Europe Award”, whose results were announced on Monday, 10 April 2017. As in the year before, bnt was among the 20 top-rated finalists in the Czech Republic in no fewer than three categories – Corporate/M&A, Real Estate and Employment. In real estate law, bnt in fact made it among the Top Ten, and partner Tomáš Běhounek who oversees this practice group was given special recognition in the list of outstanding legal professionals.
Hot on the heels of this year’s Europe Chambers Awards was the announcement, on Wednesday, 12 April 2017, of the rankings of The Legal 500, an international publication which has been charting the quality of law firms worldwide, based on comprehensive surveys and research that is revised and updated on an annual basis.
Again, bnt stood out in the rankings, receiving special mentioning in no fewer than four out of eight categories: Corporate and M&A, Dispute Resolution, Real Estate, and Tax. All told, 15 lawyers from across bnt’s international network of 10 offices are being recommended, of which five hail from the team in Prague. Aside from the award-winning partners, Markéta Pravdová, Pavel Pravda, Jan Šafránek, and Tomáš Běhounek, the garland of recommended experts newly includes bnt’s tax advisor Lenka Zachardová.
We are deeply honored by this recognition, and say Thank you to our clients, and to everyone on the team for their splendid collaboration which has made it all possible.
About the Chambers Europe Award
This contest by rating agency Chambers and Partners serves to recognize the work of national and international law firms across all of Europe, based on long-term observations and monitoring by an independent team of in-house experts. The results are used by companies and law firms worldwide as a tried-and-trusted source of information on the various markets for legal services.
About the Legal 500 rankings
The Legal 500 assesses the strengths of law firms in 106 jurisdictions, ranking them based on a number of criteria such as feedback from clients, submissions by the law firms themselves, and not least their own research, conducted by a dedicated team of experts who have incomparable experience with the legal market.