New Of Counsel in Prague - Pavlína Beránková
21 September 2012
International legal practice Norton Rose Group has promoted 23 lawyers to Of Counsel and Special Counsel. Eleven have been promoted to Of Counsel and twelve to Special Counsel, the Australian equivalent. The move follows the announcement of 36 promotions to partner and director level across the Group in May.
Fourteen of the twenty-three promotions (61%) are women.
The promotions to Of Counsel include Pavlína Beránková in Prague, who has significantly developed the banking and finance practice group in Prague over the last three years. Throughout her career, Pavlína has focussed on projects involving corporate and real estate finance, business restructuring and litigation. She works on projects mainly with domestic and international banks, investment funds and other foreign investors to whom she provides comprehensive legal advice.
Milana Chamberlain, Managing Partner of the Norton Rose Prague office commented:
"We are delighted to announce Pavlína´s promotion. It confirms the successful development of our office and of career progression opportunities for our team.”
James Huckle, Investment Director of NBGI Private Equity commented:
“Pavlina has provided excellent commercial advice to us on a number of complicated transactions. She has a good technical knowledge which she uses to solve issues and supports us getting the results we want.”
The Of Counsel and Special Of Counsel promotions follow the earlier announcement of 36 promotions to partner and director level across Norton Rose Group in May 2012.
For further information please contact:
Radka Kadlecová, marketing assistant, Norton Rose v.o.s., advokátní kancelář
Tel: +420 257 199 024; Mob: +420 724 344 945
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