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Leo Javorek

Leo Javorek

Managing Associate
+420 221 622 154

Leo Javorek is a Managing Associate in the Prague office. He focuses on banking and finance, restructuring and insolvency, and M&A and corporate.

RECENT ENGAGEMENTS INCLUDE ADVISING

  • HELABA and ČSOB on the refinancing of Forum Nová Karolina in connection with its acquisition by ČS nemovitostní fund managed by Reico investiční společnost České spořitelny. This was the largest single-asset real estate deal in the Czech Republic in 2018, valued more than CZK 5.4 billion
  • ČESKÁ SPOŘITELNA on the refinancing of existing club loans and bilateral loans provided to Centro Zlin s.r.o., Geopro s.r.o. and Olmedo s.r.o., the owners of the Centro Zlín Malenovice shopping centre, with more than 80 shops, restaurants, cafes and service providers
  • SILICON VALLEY BANK on the financing relating to the acquisition of a leading travel and lifestyle experiences company in Central and Eastern Europe
  • THE LARGEST CREDITOR on the insolvency of Vítkovice Revmont, a.s., including representing the client in pending proceedings and representing the client as the creditors’ representative
  • HELABA and ČSOB on the financing of the Czech part of the acquisition by CPI Property Group from CBRE Global Investors of a mixed-use real estate portfolio in CEE valued over EUR 650 million. In the Czech Republic, the portfolio includes the Olympia Plzeň and Nisa Liberec shopping centres and the mixed-use Zlatý Anděl complex in Prague

EDUCATION

  • 1996 – 2001: Charles University, Prague, Faculty of Law, Master of Law (Mgr.)

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION

Czech Bar Association

LANGUAGES

Czech, English