Randl Partners, attorneys-at-law, once again received a top listing in the Law Firm of the Year ranking list in the category of leading law firms in the field of employment law in the Czech Republic. This year’s award is thus the fifth time that Randls has received an accolade in this field, the previous having been awarded in 2009, 2010, 2012 and 2014.
The full list of the best-rated law firms in all fifteen professional and nine special categories can be viewed at www.pravnickafirmaroku.cz.
For the sixth time in a row, the prestigious British ranking of European law firms, Chambers Europe, confirmed the position of the employment-law team of Randl Partners at the highest level of evaluation (Band 1).
Furthermore, Nataša Randlová, as the leader of the employment-law team and co-founder of the law office, has maintained her prominent appraisal as “a personality with an exceptional reputation in their field” (Star Individual) for the fifth time in a row.
The National Literary Award For Young Writers has taken place in the Czech Republic already for the 9th time in a row. The contest is open to young Czech and Slovak literati under 19 years of age who submit their short stories on various pre-arranged topics. Each year, an expert jury chooses among hundreds of young authors the winners of individual categories as set by age but also the ultimate winner of the annual volume who gets the chance to travel and visit Edinburgh in Scotland.
The topic for 2015 was "Crossing Borders".
After earning the prize for Leading Law Firm of the Year in the specialist category of Labour Law four times, in 2009, 2010, 2012 and 2014, where Randl Partners remains among “highly recommended law firms,” the team at Randls adds on another, equally important award to show for its leading position on the Czech legal market.
The award was presented to the partners of the firm, Nataša and Pavel Randl, at the gala evening event held at the Internacional Hotel in Prague.
The full list of the best-rated law firms in all fifteen professional and nine special categories can be viewed at www.pravnickafirmaroku.cz.
The november’s issue of the prestigious magazine Forbes CZ published The list of the Czech 75 Most Powerful Women. As well as in 2013, Nataša Randlová belongs to the group of these personalities.
This year The list was made for the fourth time. It focuses not only on the manageresses, business owners, women in public sector, but also on the women in non-profit sector, culture, sport and so-called opinion leaders. Forbes makes this list every year to support these women and to inspire others.
The Magazine evaluated the economic outturns, amount of money over which they have control and which they directly affect, their shares in firms, how many clients might be influenced by their decisions etc.
Complete list can be found in the latest issue of the Forbes magazine.
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The prestigious British ranking of European law firms, Chambers Europe 2015, confirmed the position of the employment-law team of Randl Partners at the highest level of evaluation (Band 1).
Furthermore, Natasa Randlova, as the leader of the employment-law team and co-founder of the law office, has maintained her prominent appraisal as “a personality with an exceptional reputation in their field” (Star Individual) for the fourth time in a row.
Also Tereza Kadlecova has maintained her superb position within the 2015 ranking.
Within the fifth annual Euromoney Legal Media Group EUROPEAN WOMEN IN BUSINESS LAW AWARDS, Nataša Randlová has been chosen among eight candidates all over Europe who are exceptional in their practice areas. These lawyers enriched their legal practice with their original ideas, innovations and over-all personal approach, not only in their own region.
Within the 2015 Global Mobility & Immigration Awards, the prestigious British magazine Acquisition International confirmed Randl Partners to be the Best Immigration Law Firm 2015 for the Czech Republic. The award is based on votes of the readers of the magazine, partner companies and also on evaluation of the board of experts. The Global Mobility & Immigration Awards recognise law firms, financial institutions, relocation specialists and global mobility experts for their expertise and excellence of service in the field of global mobility. The assesses firms are mostly nominated by their clients.
The National Literary Award For Young Writers has been taking place in the Czech Republic since 2007. The contest is open to young literati under 19 years of age who submit their short stories on various pre-arranged topics. Each year, an expert jury chooses among hundreds of young authors the winners of individual categories as set by age but also the ultimate winner of the annual volume who gets the chance to travel and visit Edinburgh in Scotland.
"We are very happy to support talented young authors and at the same time, we are very astonished by such a high level of their stories. Beside this, the contest is very well organized and it is thus a pleasure to cooperate with its administrators," says Nataša Randlová, a Partner of Randl Partners.
More information about the contest can be found here.
On November 10, 2014, on ceremonious evening in the Intercontitnental Hotel in Prague, the website EPRAVO.CZ has announced results of the 7th year of the annual competition "Law Firm of the Year" which is organized under the auspices of the Minister of Justice of the Czech Republic Helena Válková and the Czech Bar Association. All categories have been rated by external evaluators who were independent on both the participants and the promoter. The final results stand for ranking of the best law firms in 15 proferssional categories which can be found at www.pravnickafirmaroku.cz.
Within the 2014 Global Mobility & Immigration Awards, the prestigious British magazine Acquisition International rendered Randl Partners the award of the Best Immigration Law Firm 2014 for the Czech Republic. The award is based on votes of the readers of the magazine, partner companies and also on evaluation of the board of experts. The Global Mobility & Immigration Awards recognise law firms, financial institutions, relocation specialists and global mobility experts for their expertise and excellence of service in the field of global mobility. The assesses firms are mostly nominated by their clients.
More information about the project can be found here.
Prague, May 2014 – The ranking of European law firms, Chambers Europe 2014, confirmed the position of the employment law team of Randl Partners at the highest level of evaluation (Band 1) for the fourth year in a row. Furthermore, Natasa Randlova, as the leader of the employment law team and co-founder of the office, has maintained her prominent appraisal as “a personality with an exceptional reputation in their field” (Star Individual) for the third time. She is thus still considered to be “number one” in labour law in the Czech Republic.
Also two other lawyers from the team were awarded excellent positions within the Chambers Europe 2014 ranking. Therefore, again this year, Randl Partners has maintained their unique position among Czech law firms in the field of labour law, as no other office managed to achieve such success.
Randl Partners, attorneys at law, supported the international conference “Corporate governance in Central Europe”, which was held on 30th May, 2014, at the Faculty of Law of the Charles University in Prague.
During the introductory words, the Partner of Randl Partners, Dr. Pavel Randl, LL.M. discussed the importance of approximation of legal theory and practice.
Then, 14 participants presented their research papers, including Mgr. Michal Vrajík, the member of Randl Partners employment law team. He focused on the liability of the managerial employees of the company.
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Each year, Best Lawyers evaluate significant persons in legal practice in various areas of law, in 65 countries worldwide. The fourth edition of Best Lawyers for the Czech Republic has listed Nataša Randlová, Tereza Kadlecová and Romana Nahlíková Kaletová among the 15 most successful attorneys-at-law within the country in the area of employment law. As well as last year, no other employment law firm has accomplish to have three recommended team members listed in the chart.
Thanks to the accomplishments of its attorneys, Randl Partners was rewarded as “Top Listed” in Best Lawyers 2014 chart.
David´s membership in the Organization of employment medical services is to enable him and other members of the employment-law team of Randl Partners to provide the highest-quality assistance in the field of employment-related medical services. By joining the Czech Medical Association of J.E.Purkyně, David is provided for cooperation with the eminent experts of employment medical services in the Czech Republic.
The Czech Medical Association of J.E.Purkyně is an independent association of natural persons – physicians, pharmacists and other personnel in healthcare and affiliated fields. It sees to development and spread of scientific information of medical sciences and affiliated fields, pursues utilization of this information in public healthcare with a special emphasis on preventive activities.
We would like to inform you about the official change of the seat of residence of Randl Partners, attorneys at law, as of April 1, 2014.
For the purpose of regular correspondence and business announcements, our new address is:
Tetris Office Building
Postal Code 140 00 Praha 4
Whereas, the telephone number to the new offices remains the same: +420 222 755 311 , the fax number changes as follows: +420 270 007 311.
At the same time, as of the above stated date, the invoicing address of Randl Partners is as follows:
Randl Partners – Dr. Pavel Randl
140 00 Praha 4
IČ: 66220858, DIČ: CZ6710311696
Randl Partners, attorneys at law, has grown by one more expert in employment law, Michal Vrajík. Michal Vrajík has previously worked at Dvořák Hager & Partners, where he had worked since 2009 focusing mainly on labor law, corporate law and corporate transformations as well as representation of the clients in court proceedings.
After successfully finishing her master degree at Masaryk University in Brno, Mgr. Alexandra Živělová becomes a new member of Randl Partners law firm in Prague. Within the commercial law team, she will specialise, in particular, in corporate law and the recodification of Czech private law. Previously, Alexandra gained experience at BBH, attorneys-at-law.
For a number of years, the Universum multinational company has been performing global research in the field of Employer Branding (i.e. the strategy companies use to achieve their desired appeal to current and future ideal talent). This year, a chart of ideal employers in this respect was published for the first time in the Czech Republic. In its first volume, Randl Partners was placed among such immense companies as ČEZ, Škoda Auto, Česká spořitelna and Komerční banka.
After its first release in 2012, the chart of the fifty most influential Czech women has been published for the second time. Also this year, the magazine measured the influence of Czech female managers, firm owners, women working in the public sector, non-profit organizations, also in sport, culture or media.
Randl Partners, attorneys at law, would like to use their contacts with HR managers from many Czech and foreign companies to support a good cause in the area of people's health. “During regular meetings regarding Employment Law Updates, we would like to acquaint our clients with the contents of the campaign ACT FAST, SAVE A LIFE, (JEDNEJ RYCHLE, ZACHRAŇ ŽIVOT) which is focused on the prevention and early treatment of heart disease. We believe, that they can use this information for their employment health care programs, and thus support healthy hearts in their companies.” says JUDr. Nataša Randlová. Find out more about the campaign on www.infarktneceka.cz.
As of the beginning of autumn, the employment law team of Randl Partners, attorneys at law, has grown by a new lawyer, Lucie Horejsi who successfully finished the five-year studying program at Faculty of Law of Charles University in Prague. After being a legal student at Randl Partners for a number of years, Lucie now moves in the imaginary office scale up to the associate´s chair. Beside the employment law practice, the new associate will focus on cooperation with Natasa Randlova in the matters of media and public relations of the office.
The Chart of European attorney offices Chambers Europe 2013 confirmed last year’s position of the labour law team of Randl Partners in the highest category (Band 1), as well as assigned “Star Individual” for Nataša Randlová, the leader of the team and the co-founder of the office which is considered to be “number one” in labour law in the Czech Republic.
Very good ranking also got two other lawyers from the team,Tereza Kadlecová and Romana Nahliková Keletová.
Members of the Randl Partners team again took part in the Hervis Half Marathon Prague on the first weekend in April. The performance of associates and student from Randl Partners supported an event called “Run for a Good Thing”. We received starting numbers for our runners in exchange for a donation to our partner – organization Light for the World. Our runners ran from the start to the finish not only with sporting enthusiasm but also with the feeling of doing something good for others. Our associate Katerina Pokorna ran in a wonderful time 2:00:05 and associate Ondrej Chlada ran also in a nice time 2:26:11. Student Matej Novak attended the run as well and finished it in a fantastic time 1:28:23.
Randl Partners, attorneys at law, has grown by one more expert in employment law, Tereza Kadlecová. Ms. Kadlecová previously worked at Weinhold Legal, where she had worked since 2006 and led the employment law agenda of the firm. She is a member of the Czech Bar Association and founding member of CzELA (Czech Employment Lawyers Association).
The electronic journal EPRAVO.CZ and PRAVNIRADCE.CZ has published information about new employment specialist Tereza Kadlecová.
Randl Partners, attorneys at law, was chosen the LAW FIRM OF THE YEAR 2012 in the Employment law category for the third time in the competition’s five-year history. Randl Partners had also won in this category in 2009 and 2010.
“For a law firm incorporated only three years ago to win Law Firm of the Year in the employment law category for a third time is a great honour”, says Partner Natasa Randlova of the award. “The years of experience of our lawyers in combination with the family-like care provided to our clients are probably the most valued features of our legal practice. We provide more than only basic legal services. For our clients, we keep our eyes on changes in employment law, write articles, give lectures, publish books... Sometimes, it is difficult, but in moments like this, we know that it is definitely worth it!”
Czech Employment Lawyers Association (CzELA) is a new association of attorneys-at-law who are completely specialized in employment and labour law. The aim of the association is to create an environment in which employment-law experts will be debating, meeting regularly, dealing with cases from their practice and, therefore, exchanging valuable experience.
CzELA aims to achieve appropriate attention for employment law in the public debate, to contribute in the field of employment-law legislative process and, also, to be a competent source of information and news in the employment area for the media.
All 22 founding members, including Natasa Randlova, as the president of the preparatory committee, and Romana Nahlikova Kaletova, agree that Czech employment law definitely deserves such an association.
In January 2013 begins the second year of the "Labour law for HR workers course" which is held as a part of lifelong education at the Faculty of Arts Charles University in Prague. As well as in 2012 will Natasa Randlova and Romana Kaletova be the main lecturers of the course. As Special guests will participate also Doc Petr Hurka PhD. (PFUK), JUDr. Ladislava Steinichova (MPSV), Mgr. Sarka Hlavackova (District court in Prague) or Ing. Ditta Hlavackova (tax office Proxy).
The course is aimed at employment law as one of the important areas of effective HR management. The participants will be familiarized with the Labour Code which as a basis of Czech labour law as well as with Czech and European case law, which will help them to understand the issues. The course is at the same time interactive and provides an opportunity to share experience amongst the participants of the course.
The labour law expert Natasa Randlova from Randl Partners was ranked in "Star Individual" cathegory of the renowned European guide Chambers Europe. In the 2012 Chambers Europe ranking, the law firms as well as individual lawyers were identified and ranked into several cathegories acccording to their overall contribution in particular law areas. According to the Chambers Research Group and her peers, Natasa Randlova is an exceptional individual with excellent reputation in the Czech labour law area.
At the same time, Randl Partners employment law team maintained its position in Band 1 which is the top level in the Chambers Europe ranking.
International Law Office (ILO) is an international organisation which connects the leading experts in the area of corporate law. Established in 2005, the ILO Client Choice Awards are designed to honour those practitioners who consistently provide excellent client care and high quality of service. The criteria for the awards focus on an ability to add real value to clients' business above and beyond the other players in the market. To gain this award it is not sufficient to provide excellent legal services, but also additional services for the clients, understanding their needs and effective communication with them are essential. Law offices as well as single lawyers are nominated solely by in-house counsels and afterwards evaluated by ILO workers on the basis of many criteria.
Randl Partners was chosen to be the ILO Client Choice Firm Winner 2012 among all the law firms in the Czech Republic. We highly appreciate this award and at the same time we feel bound by it to work hard on further improving our services.
Poslední březnový den se reprezentanti Randl Partners i přes značnou nepřízeň počasí opět zúčastnili firemního Hervis 1/2Maratonu v Praze. Hned dva týmy složené z advokátů, koncipientů a On the last March day, representatives of Randl Partners participated again in the Hervis Prague Half Marathon, despite the adverse weather conditions. Our office was represented by two relay teams made up of attorneys, associates and students, who gathered to support the charity event called “Run for a good cause”. Because we donated a certain amount of money to our partner, Agency for Professional Counselling for the Deaf, we received start numbers both for Randls Ladies and Randls Gentlemen teams from them. Therefore, we ran from start to finish not only with athletic enthusiasm, but also with a sense of doing something good for others. Ladies team finished in the hard competition at the nice 188 place, whereas the Gentlemen team took 71 place from the 355 teams participating.
The electronic journal EPRAVO.CZ has published the second volume of its Yearbook of the prominent law firms in the Czech Republic for 2012. The authors aimed to bring a market survey concerning the Czech law firms to the contracting parties of the legal services.
British rating agency Practical Law Company (PLC) published its updated international ranking PLC Which Lawyer? for the year 2011 in the area of Labour and Employee Benefits. After last year´s premier success, Randls employment law team maintained its position of leading firm in the Czech Republic in this category also in 2011.
Ius Laboris, an international labour law alliance, whose proud member Randl Partners have been since March 2011, gained a special place in the list of law firms creating the so-called Super League 2011. The alliance was appreciated as the most successful in its category emphasizing the worldwide providing of the highest quality legal services.
Randl Partners commercial law team was ranked a recommended firm in restructuring and insolvency and recognized for Corporate/M&A in the Czech Republic in the last year´s ranking.
Within the column “Visiting...”, the website EPRAVO.CZ presents leading Czech law firms and introduces their internal functioning to the public. In October, the editorial staff visited also Randl Partners.
Their experience of the visit, along with the interview with Natasa Randlova and Barbora Kudrhalt Sucha which has arisen out of it, can be found in the following articles (in Czech version only):
Visiting Randl Partners: A family with smile on their faces
Visiting Randl Partners: Interview with Natasa Randlova, Partner