Rowan Legal
  • simkovab@rowan.legal

Within the ROWAN LEGAL team, Barbora specializes in litigation and participates in representing clients in court, arbitration and administrative proceedings.

Barbora also deals with civil litigation, focusing mainly on commercial and legal relations, insolvency, construction law and real estate rights, including contractual matters. Furthermore, Barbora deals with litigation focusing on legal relations based on FIDIC contractual conditions.

Barbora has experience from previous work in a law firm with a general practice. As part of her studies at the Faculty of Law of Masaryk University in Brno, she completed a study stay at the University of Helsinki in Finland, where she focused mainly on the study of private international law and the study of mediation and arbitration.

She is participating in representing a client in restitution disputes pursuant to the Act on Church Restitutions and the Act on Land concerning the issue of historically confiscated land. Providing legal advice assessing obstacles to the transferability of real estate required by churches.

She is a member of a team that provides the client, as guarantor, with comprehensive legal advice in proceedings relating to the judicial sale of collateral, bill of exchange proceedings, payment proceedings, as well as execution proceedings against the client to recover under a loan agreement.

Participates in representing a client in disputes concerning the main activity of the client – ownership of water management infrastructure, especially disputes over land, the establishment and existence of legal easements and the removal of water infrastructure.

She is participating in representing a client, a construction company, in its planned dispute arising from a contract based on FIDIC contractual conditions in the amount of approximately CZK 180 million. She provides the client with comprehensive advice and services, including strategy and planning.

Education

Institution: Faculty of Law, Masaryk University, Brno
Period: 2013 – 2018
Field of studies: Law

University of Helsinki (01/2017 – 05/2017, Erasmus+ program)

Professional experience

Organization: ROWAN LEGAL
Position: Junior Associate
Period: 11/2018 – present

Organization: Ambruz & Dark Deloitte Legal Ltd.
Position: Paralegal
Period: 08/2017 – 08/2018

Organization: RYBÁŘ, SOPPÉ & PARTNEŘI
Position: Paralegal
Period: 05/2015 –12/2016