News from the world of law

Urban & Hejduk sponsors the ICC Prague Arbitration Day 2021

Urban & Hejduk will sponsor the ICC Prague Arbitration Day 2021, a unique Czech arbitration conference that is co-organised by the ICC Czech Republic, which we have recently joined, and the ICC International Court of Arbitration.

Expanding the partnership with Grimaldi Alliance

Urban & Hejduk has commenced another form of cooperation with the international Grimaldi alliance. From the beginning of October, Andrea Drozdíková, junior associate at Urban & Hejduk, has been seconded to the Brussels branch of the Grimaldi Alliance to collaborate on projects for the European Commission together with the other members of the Grimaldi Alliance team.

Our expert on international disputes has co-founded YCAP

The head of the International Desk at Urban & Hejduk and our expert on international disputes, René Cienciala, has co-founded YCAP – Young Czech Arbitration Professionals for young lawyers interested in all matters concerning arbitration in the Czech Republic.

Urban & Hejduk joins the ICC Czech Republic and its Commission on International Arbitration

Urban & Hejduk has joined the National Committee of the International Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic (ICC Czech Republic). Thanks to the work of the head of our International Desk, René Cienciala, our law firm actively participates in the Commission on International Arbitration of the ICC Czech Republic.

Urban & Hejduk enhances its team with a specialist in international disputes

Urban & Hejduk welcomes to its legal team the experienced lawyer René Cienciala, who specialises in comprehensive dispute resolution, including international commercial, investment, and sports arbitration. René formerly worked as a senior advocate in a prominent Czech-Slovak law firm, and with René’s arrival, Urban & Hejduk has gained a new head for its dynamically developing international practice.

Partnership with Grimaldi Alliance

Urban & Hejduk is a new member of the Grimaldi international alliance of independent law firms and hence has become the exclusive partner for the Czech market. As a founding member of the Collegium alliance, which operates also in Slovakia and Hungary, Urban & Hejduk has significantly expanded its international collaboration.