Ondřej Majer

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Ondřej Majer specialises in commercial and contractual law, corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, real estate law, litigation and bankruptcy law. Ondřej has extensive experience in the automotive, energy, real estate and construction sectors, both in Czech Republic and in Slovakia.

In mergers and acquisitions, he has represented a number of clients, on the side of both sellers and buyers, in Czech Republic and in Slovakia.

In real estate, Ondřej has advised many clients on the preparation, financing and implementation of real estate projects, as well as in acquisitions of properties and real estate projects, including hotel projects.

In litigation and insolvency, Ondřej has represented clients in a number of comprehensive litigation matters, including cross-border disputes, cross-border insolvencies, disputes with an international element, and corporate law disputes.

Prior to joining our law firm, Ondřej worked for almost fifteen years in a major Czech law firm with offices in several countries in Central and Eastern Europe, and was involved in managing its Slovak office and then its Czech office.

Membership of professional associations

  • Czech Bar Association
  • Slovak Bar Association
Czech, Slovak, English, French
  • Charles University, School of Law, Prague (2004), Mgr. (Master of Laws)
  • Université des Sciences Sociales, Toulouse, France (2003), Diploma in European Studies (Diplôme d’études de l’Union européenne)
  • advising a foreign manufacturer of packaging materials on a major acquisition of a Czech company
  • advising a leading European energetics company in complex disputes involving a wide range of cross-border aspects
  • advising a leading construction company on divestitures of its assets in the Czech Republic
  • advising the real estate division of a leading construction company on the resolution of complicated contractual relationships and disputes regarding development projects, including public law aspects
  • representing important foreign construction company in insolvency proceedings and disputes in Slovakia
  • advising leading industrial group in structuring and establishing a joint venture
  • advising several global car importers on contractual, distribution and competition law in the Czech Republic and in Slovakia, including representation before the competition authorities
  • representing a group of private investors on acquisitions and subsequent divestitures of numerous real estate projects in the Czech Republic
  • advising several foreign investors on the preparation and implementation of development projects in the Czech Republic
  • advising an operator of airports in connection with insolvency proceedings in Slovakia, including EU insolvency law aspects, and the realisation of collateral abroad
  • advising an investment group on the reorganisation of a major residential and business real estate project in Slovakia
  • advising a French insolvency trustee on ancillary bankruptcy proceedings of a company operating in the automotive industry in Slovakia
Slovak law firm HAVEL & PARTNERS advised the Slovak state-owned joint stock company Slovak Investment Holding (SIH). SIH has recently become a major investor in InoBat, a company specialising in the research, development and manufacture of batteries for electric vehicles. SIH provided InoBat with an equity investment of EUR 12 million, or approximately CZK 303 […]
HAVEL & PARTNERS advised Hungarian venture capital and private equity firm Lead Ventures on its investment, through fund Enter Tomorrow Kockázati Tőkealap, in CloudTalk, a Slovak start-up active in the field of cloud-based solutions for call centres. It was one of the largest venture capital investments in the history of Slovakia. Lead Ventures was one […]
HAVEL & PARTNERS, the largest Czech-Slovak law firm, won the main award in the International Law Firm category and also won the Competition and Health Law categories in the 11th annual Law Firm of the Year 2023 competition in Slovakia. In 11 other categories, it ranked among the top-ranked law firms. The official announcement of […]
Authors: Ondřej Majer, Juraj Dubovský, Lenka Ostró The current economic situation in the market entails many pitfalls for many entrepreneurs, who often have to reach the bottom of their financial reserves in order to survive the adverse period. What are the solutions to avoid insolvency and what if insolvency has already occurred? When and how […]
HAVEL & PARTNERS advised the buyer, the Czech company ZFP Investments, on the acquisition of the Blumental Offices project into its real estate fund. The office building, located in a strategic location on the border of Bratislava's Old Town and offering 21,597 square meters of leasable area, was purchased by ZFP Investments from the Slovak […]
Source: Building World (2/2022) Authors: Ondřej Majer, Oliver Benda The real estate market in Slovakia has seen a constant rise in prices in the past years, recently reaching unprecedented levels. Just to illustrate, the average price of residential property rose by 22.1% year-on-year, while the prices of houses rose by 31.5% year-on-year in the last quarter of 2021. […]
In the 10th annual Law Firm of the Year 2022 competition, the largest Czech-Slovak law firm HAVEL & PARTNERS won the main award in the International Law Firm category, and also won the Best Client Service category for the third time in a row. In addition, it also defended its first place in the Competition […]
In the TOP 10 largest law firms ranking, which is compiled by the daily SME and The Slovak Spectator according to combined measurable criteria, HAVEL & PARTNERS is the largest Czech law firm, the fourth largest regional law firm and the fifth largest law firm operating on the Slovak market. It also took the top […]


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