This year, the Association of Czech lawyers, Všehrd, celebrates its 150th anniversary. On this occasion, a meeting of important members of the Association, representatives of the academic community and friends of the Association, including our law firm, took place on March 8, 2018, in the Grand Hall of Carollinum.
From March 2018, a new colleague, Sylva Slezakova, will be joining Z/C/H as a legal trainee. Sylva graduated from the Faculty of Law of the Charles University in Prague.
This year again, Z/C/H Legal participated in the job fair for students and graduates of law schools - Job Fair Kontakt 2018. The fair is held every year by the ELSA Study Association at the Faculty of Law of the Charles University.
On January, 2018, Jiří Ctibor attended an international reunion of partners to Cathay Associates in Vienna. Cathay Associates is an international alliance of legal firms currently represented in more than 50 countries worldwide.
In early February we have welcomed back again our colleague Honza Dočekal who has returned to Z/C/H after a half-year study break at the University of Turku in Finland. As an assistant, Honza is now supporting our insolvency section.
In its section called the Book of the Week, the Marketing&Media magazine introduces The Franchising, a book authored by Jiří Ctibor and Iva Horáčková.
The British Corporate INTL Magazine, which offers namely consulting services in international business and finance, awarded Z/C/H Legal the firm of the year in franchising in the Czech Republic for the year 2018.
We are pleased to announce the opening of the Czech Poster Museum in Prague 1, Karmelitska Street. Z/C/H Legal, which had the honour to participate in the preparations, wishes best luck and many visitors to such a cultural point in the city of Prague.
JUDr. Ctibor has spoken out about new franchise trends for the Marketing & Media weekly magazine, which focuses on topics related to commercial communication in marketing and PR.
As of December 1, 2017, Ing. Hana Urbanova will be joining our Z/C/H Legal insolvency team as an insolvency expert.
Mgr. Petr Čermák is also a new member of our team who has joined us in November 2017. Petr graduated from the Faculty of Law of the Charles University in Prague.
On December 8, 2017 the association of Czech lawyers Všehrd organized a traditional mulled wine event at the Faculty of Law of Charles University.
Our team member, Mgr. Bc. Stanislava Oriešková, who has been employed as a legal trainee in Z/C/H Legal so far, has successfully passed her bar exam and, as of February 1, 2018, Stanislava will co-operate with Z/C/H Legal as an associated lawyer.
Another new colleague who has joined our team as a legal trainee in November 2017 is Mgr. Michel Suchý. Michel graduated from the Faculty of Law of the Palacký University in Olomouc.
On November 9, 2017, Iva Horáčková, who has been cooperating with Z/C/H Legal for 4 years as an associate attorney, successfully passed her state doctoral exam and now she can proudly attach the Juris Universae Doctor degree to her name.
This year, the professional lawyers‘ magazine Právní rádce placed Mgr. Jana Hladká Zilvarová, a partner of our law firm, in the list of leading women of Czech law.