Tomáš Melišek


Managing Associate

+421 2 5929 1125

Tomáš Melišek

Managing Associate
+421 2 5929 1125

 

Office

Hviezdoslavovo námestie 13
811 02 Bratislava
Slovakia

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Tomáš Melišek is a Managing Associate in the Bratislava office and the co-head of the local Banking, Finance & Capital Markets practice. He focuses on banking and finance, M&A and corporate, as well as on real estate.


Tomáš Melišek is a rare expert; he is always willing and able to find a suitable solution for his client who can argue even before the counterparty.

Sources claim he has a problem-solving attitude and provides straight to the point legal advice and is very flexible in terms of timing.

Legal 500, 2020

RECENT ENGAGEMENTS INCLUDE ADVISING

Banking, finance & capital markets

  • A SYNDICATE OF INTERNATIONAL BANKS led by UniCredit Bank and including Tatra banka, ČSOB and HYPO-BANK Burgenland on a EUR 175 million club loan provided to HB Reavis for the construction of Nivy Station (Stanica Nivy), in Bratislava
  • CREDIT VALUE INVESTMENTS on a bond issue by a Slovak developer and administrator of a unique project in Bratislava through private placement financed by CVI, a major investment firm providing alternative finance products in CEE
  • A LEADING SLOVAK BANK on the co-refinancing of assets of BBC Five ABC
  • UNICREDIT BANK on the refinancing of the largest group of photovoltaic power plants in Slovakia
  • GARRETT on the Slovak law aspects of a financing of a spin-off of Garrett Group from Honeywell Group, through the issue of EUR 350 million notes and the provision of facilities in aggregate amount of EUR 1.512 billion

Corporate and M&A

  • OTP BANK, the Hungary-based regional financial group, on all aspects of the sale of its 99.44% shares in its Slovak operations to the Belgian KBC Group
  • SBERBANK AG on the sale of its majority stake in its Slovak subsidiary Sberbank Slovensko, a.s. including financial regulatory and transactional advice
  • E.ON on the sale of a state-of-the art CCGT power plant to the regional power producer and distributor Západoslovenská energetika (ZSE), in which the Slovak state holds a 51% stake
  • NIDEC CORPORATION on the Slovak law aspects of the US$1.08 billion acquisition of Embraco business from Whirlpool
  • SYGIC, a leading developer of car and truck mobile GPS navigation technology, on its strategic cooperation with the Czech company EUROWAG and their mutual M&A process

Real estate, Construction & Planning

  • AMAZON on the Slovak law aspects of lease agreements relating to office buildings in Slovakia
  • BALLYMORE PROPERTIES on the sale of their riverfront retail, office, hotel and residential property Eurovea in Bratislava to Trenesma Limited, fully owned by one of the partners of J&T Finance Group
  • GIC, Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund, on the EUR 2.4 billion acquisition of the European logistics property company P3 Logistic Parks, including due diligence
  • REDSIDE on the EUR 90 million acquisition and related financing of Trenčín Industrial Park, the largest industrial building in Slovakia from AU Optronics
  • WOOD & COMPANY, the leading investment bank in Emerging Europe, on the acquisition of the Lakeside Park office complex in Bratislava

EDUCATION

  • 2011: Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia, Faculty of Law, Doctor of Law (JUDr.)
  • 2003 – 2008: Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia, Faculty of Law, Master of Law (Mgr.)

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION

Slovak Bar Association

LANGUAGES

Slovak, English, Hungarian

PUBLICATIONS

  • Inovácie a trendy v M&A. Praktická príručka, C. H. Beck, 2020 (co-author)

 

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