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Irena Kolárová is an experienced attorney with more than 13 years of legal practice. She works at ROWAN LEGAL as Associate and she specializes in M&A, corporate and commercial law.

She graduated from the Faculty of Law of the Palacky University in Olomouc and as part of her law studies she studied at Erasmus University Rotterdam in Netherlands focusing on the International Sales Law.

In the past Irena Kolárová worked for reputable Czech law firms and a multinational law firm belonging to a BIG4. As part of her secondment she worked also for a well-known property developer. During her practice she worked also as an in-house lawyer for a renowned Czech producer of engines and motorbikes. She provides legal advisory to clients in wide range of sectors including automotive, retail, pharmacy, energy, property development and jewellery.

During her practice she gained significant experience in local and cross-border transactions and transformations of companies, including complex divisions of companies and cross-border mergers and translocation of seats. She assists their clients along the process of finding investors for distressed assets, during insolvency proceedings and reorganization processes. She acts also as a liquidator of many companies.

Irena Kolárová also assists their clients in the area of succession in family businesses.

Corporate/ M&A
Irena provided comprehensive legal services for EPH/EPI group in connection with transformations of companies in the group including complex cross-border merger affecting several jurisdictions

She provided and led a team, which was providing comprehensive legal advice to a reputable property developer in connection with numerous transformations of companies implemented in course of 7 years

She provided comprehensive legal advisory in connection with sale of renowned Czech producer of herb teas LEROS a.s.

Irena provided comprehensive legal services to an investor during planned acquisition of reputable football club and football stadium, including due diligence and preparation of transaction documentation

She provided legal advice to a reputable Czech producer of luxurious jewelry during acquisition of another jewelry maker

Irena provided legal advisory to a reputable Czech producer of hospital beds during acquisition of a medical division

Irena provided comprehensive legal services to an international hotel chain during provision of in-kind contributions to a local entity

She provided legal advisory to a reputable international group working in the area of cooling technique during several cross-border transfers of selected assets and enterprises in the value of dozens of millions of EUR

She provided legal services to a multinational property developer during acquisitions of brownfields in the Czech Republic

She provided legal services to a consortium of suppliers in the area of public transportation and construction during establishing the structure of mutual relations for construction of a public transportation depot including drafting and negotiation of contractual documentation

Irena provided comprehensive legal advisory in connection with structuring, preparation and realization of a divestiture and related division of production group in EU working in the area of drilling and mining technique and coordinated advisors in several jurisdictions

She provided legal services to a property developer during its change of legal form to societas europea and subsequent translocation of seat to Romania

She provided legal services to a multinational insurance company during its translocation of seat to the Czech Republic

Irena provided legal advisory to a property developer during establishing of a societas europea through cross-border merger

She provided legal services to a Finish mail company with a state participation during the cross-border merger from the Czech Republic to Finland

She provided legal advisory to a German automobile concern during several acquisitions of real estate and brownfields from municipalities

Irena provided legal services to a church company during specific internal real estate due diligence in connection with significant assets in the Czech Republic

She provided legal services to a Danish investment fund during acquisition of PV power plant of 7 MV

 

Insolvency
Irena provided comprehensive legal advisory in connection with reorganization of a producer of generic pharmaceuticals

She provided legal advisory to owners of the PV power plant during its insolvency including the assistance during negotiation with potential investors

She provided legal advisory to a client (a machinery producer) during threatening insolvency incl. negotiations with an investor, structuring of an entry of possible investor, preparation of transaction documentation

 

Other
Irena provided legal advisory to a Czech property developer regarding construction of a logistic hall of value of CZK 100,000,000, including preparation of related contracts for work

Title: Make a share free, please…
Publisher: Pravni radce magazine
Publication date: 07/2016

Title: A little insolvency pattern
Publisher: Pravni radce magazine on-line
Publication date: 03/2017

Title: A beer barrel or a truck of screws instead of money? Companies may provide natural fullfilment instead of paying of dividends in money
Publisher: Pravni radce magazine on-line
Publication date: 02/2016

Title: Do not promise the impossible. The liability already arises before concluding a contract
Publisher: Ekonom rekodifikace magazine on-line
Publication date: 06/2015

Title: What are the limits while paying off other own sources of the company? The companies may be in trouble
Publisher: Ekonom rekodifikace magazine on-line
Publication date: 05/2015

Education

Institution: Law faculty, Palacky University Olomouc
F
ield of studies: Master of law

Institution: Faculty of Law, Erasmus University Rotterdam (Netherlands)
Field of studies: Erasmus Programme

Professional experience

Organization: ROWAN LEGAL
Position: Associate
Period: 02/2019 – present

Organization: KPMG LEGAL
Position: Attorney at law/ Associate Manager
Period: 02/2012 – 01/2019

Organization: Weinhold Legal
Position:
Attorney at law
Period: 01/2007– 12/2011

Organization: VFH Vašíček and partners
Positon: Attorney Trainee
Period:  09/2006 – 12/2006

Organization: BLATA s.r.o., production of vehicles and engines
Position: In-house lawyer
Period: 07/2005-08/2006

Organization: Vrbka, Štetina, Keznikl
Position: Paralegal
Period: 07/2002

Organization: Home Fin s.r.o., financial advising company, real estate
Position: Broker
Period: 1999 – 2002