Rowan Legal

Petr Zábranský has been an attorney since the beginning of 2018 and he works at ROWAN LEGAL as an Senior Associate specializing in litigation, both in proceedings before general courts and arbitration, in administrative law and criminal law.
Before joining ROWAN LEGAL, Petr worked for more than five years at another law firm in Prague where he gained experience in a wide spectrum of areas of law and apart from contractual matters, he represented clients in court, including insolvency proceedings.
Petr graduated from the Faculty of Law of Charles University in Prague and during his studies did internships in courts.

He leads the legal team and represents a client, a state enterprise, in disputes related to real estate.

Leads a larger legal team, which in cooperation with a cooperating office, represents the client, an administrative body, in dozens of disputes related to real estate.

Provides legal advice to Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Czech s.r.o. in connection with a dispute with a former supplier worth tens of millions of CZK.

Participates in representing the client, a major company doing business in waste management, administrative proceedings and administrative justice and provides the client with advice on related issues relating to administrative law, tort law and waste management

Involved in representing the client as the plaintiff and the defendant in a couple of disputes over the payment of more than CZK 100 million and related disputes in connection with the development and implementation of an information system.

Represents the client, a major investment company, in a dispute for damages from a failed acquisition foiled by the partners of the target company.

Represents a telecommunications operator in a dispute over the invalidity of an employee’s termination of employment.

He represented the insolvency administrator in a number of incidental disputes conducted within the insolvency proceedings of VÍTKOVICE POWER ENGINEERING a.s.

He provided advice to Výstaviště Praha a.s. as the injured party in connection with suspicious contracts relating to the holding of a highly publicized event and in connection with suspicious construction contracts.

Represented a client, an advertising company, in a dispute over the payment of more than CZK 10 million as unpaid remuneration for marketing services provided.

He advised a client on a dispute over the value of his business share, which was estimated at more than CZK 10 million.

He successfully represented a client, a private higher education institution, in administrative proceedings on limiting accreditation.

He is part of a team that provides legal services to a major hosting service provider in its disputes with organizations representing copyright owners.

Title: Amendment to the Act on Free Access to Information: A Tool for Protecting Town Halls from Querulants?
Publisher: Moderní obec
Data of publication: 2020


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

Professional experience

Organization: ROWAN LEGAL
Position: Associate
Period: 01/2018 – present

Organization: AK Mgr. Iva Siegela

  • Junior associate (04/2014 – 12/2017)
  • Paralegal (05/2012 – 03/2014)