Rowan Legal

Michal Nohel specializes in intellectual property law, digital services and the media.

At the Association for Internet Development, he has worked on the regulation of online platforms, GDPR, ePrivacy and online advertising. He represents clients in litigation for the protection of personality and corporate reputation in relation to news content. In the field of television and radio broadcasting, he participated in the creation of TV and the acquisitions of the EXPRES FM and Classic Praha radio stations.

He joined the firm in 2023 from an international law firm operating in the Czech Republic, Austria and Slovakia. Prior to that, he was the head of the legal department of Czech Radio and for five years headed the legal department of, a.s.

Michal Nohel graduated from the Faculty of Law of Masaryk University in Brno, where he received his Master’s degree in 2010. He was admitted to the Czech Bar Association in 2021. He regularly publishes and lectures on the topics of intellectual property and the media.


School: Faculty of Law, Masaryk University in Brno, 2010
Field of study: Law and legal science

Professional experience

Company: ROWAN LEGAL, law firm
Position: Attorney / Senior Associate (06/2023–present)

Company: GHS Legal
Position: Attorney (10/2021–05/2023)

Position:Head of Legal Department (01/2017–08/2021)

Company: Czech Radio
Position: Senior Lawyer / Head of Legal Department (09/2013–12/2016)