Rowan Legal
  • cervanova@rowan.legal

Within ROWAN LEGAL, Anna Cervanová is a member of teams dedicated to information technology law, competition protection, energy law, regulation and compliance. In the field of information technology law, Anna focuses mainly on new technologies, personal data protection and e-commerce law. In the field of competition protection, Anna deals with issues of public support and mergers, from the point of view of Czech and EU law.

Anna often links the areas of information technology rights and competition protection when dealing with, for example, the competitive aspects of the use of personal data or the competition law assessment of business models used by software manufacturers and distributors. In the field of energy law, Anna is significantly involved in a number of projects, in particular obtaining and recognizing foreign licenses for business in the energy sector in the Czech Republic, resolving contractual relationships with the market operator and other actions and relationships necessary to operate in the energy market. In the area of regulation and compliance, Anna mainly deals with the introduction of compliance systems in companies, the issue of protection of whistleblowers and legal requirements for doing business in regulated industries.

Title: Data as a source of market power? How the power over data influences the market position and its relevance for competition law – parts I and II
Publisher: Právní prostor
Publication date: 10/2018

Title: Smart Contracts and their use in energy: Is energotech on the horizon?
Publisher: PRO-ENERGY magazine
Publication date: 4/2018
Co-author: Mgr. Pavel Kropáček

Education

Institution: Charles University, The Faculty of Law in Prague
Field of studies: Law

Institution: Edinburgh Law School (The University of Edinburgh)
Field of studies: Innovation, Technology and the Law

Professional experience

Organization: ROWAN LEGAL
Position:

  • Associate (Period: 10/2020- present)
  • Junior Associate (Period: 12/2018 – 09/2020)

Organization: Kropáček LEGAL, Law Firm
Position: Junior Associate
Period: 04/2016 – 12/2018

Organization: Mgr. Pavel Kropáček, attorney at law
Position:

  • Junior Associate (06/2015 – 03/2016)
  • Paralegal (09/2013 – 05/2015)