Home / People / Libor Prokeš
Portrait of Libor Prokeš

Libor Prokeš

Partner

CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang, advokáti, v.o.s.
Palladium, Na Poříčí 1079/3a
110 00 Prague 1
Czech Republic
Languages Czech, English, German
Competition & EU

Libor is a partner specialising in Real Estate and Competition law at CMS Prague.

He advises on all aspects of real estate mandates including real estate M&A, joint venture structures, construction projects, development, leasing, sale and lease-back transactions and greenfield investments. He specialises in complex property transactions and has acted on numerous landmark deals in the Czech Republic over the last decade.

Libor also advises on competition law, including merger clearance proceedings, the competition law aspects of commercial agreements, compliance issues and provides dawn raid training.

more less

Relevant experience

  • Deka Immobilien on the competition aspects of a EUR 460m strategic partnership with CTP.
  • Leonhard Moll Betonwerke GmbH & Co KG, a leading European producer of sleepers, on the competition aspects of the acquisition of ŽPSV, the largest manufacturer of prefabricated concrete elements and concrete railway sleepers in the Czech Republic.
  • ČSOB on the competition aspects of the acquisition 100% of shares in Českomoravská stavební spořitelna.
  • Sev.en Energy on the competition aspects in the acquisition 100% of shares of Alpiq CR.
  • A German producer of immobiliser coils concerning a letter from the Czech Office for Protection of Competition regarding vertical agreements and loyalty rebates.
  • A telecommunications provider on gun-jumping issues in the acquisition of a competitor. 
  • Dawn raid training for Henkel and Carmeuse.
  • A leading supermarket chain in proceedings related to the misuse of the significant market power.
  • A leading distributor of pharmaceuticals in a dawn raid and in proceedings related to a prohibited cartel agreement.
more less

Memberships & Roles

  • Member, the Czech Bar Association
more less

Education

  • 1996 – JUDr., Charles University, Prague
  • 1993 – PhDr., Charles University, Prague
  • 1993 – Master of Law, Charles University, Prague
more less
Real Estate

Libor is a partner specialising in Real Estate and Competition law at CMS Prague.

He advises on all aspects of real estate mandates including real estate M&A, joint venture structures, construction projects, development, leasing, sale and lease-back transactions and greenfield investments. He specialises in complex property transactions and has acted on numerous landmark deals in the Czech Republic over the last decade.

Libor also advises on competition law, including merger clearance proceedings, the competition law aspects of commercial agreements, compliance issues and provides dawn raid training.

more less

Relevant experience

  • Deka Immobilien on the signing and merger clearance aspects in a EUR 460m strategic partnership with CTP.
  • VGP and Allianz Real Estate on several acquisitions of new logistics properties in the Czech Republic, Slovakia Germany, Hungary, Romania, Spain and Austria.
  • Invesco on a JV Agreement with Crestyl concerning the acquisition and further development of high-end residential projects in Prague 6.
  • Revetas Capital on the sale of BBC Vila and Arena, two office complexes in Prague.
  • Arca Capital on a JV Agreement with Panattoni concerning the development of a logistic park in south Poland. 
  • Allianz Real Estate on acquisition of Trimaran, an office complex in Prague. 
  • A German supplier of industrial technology equipment on the construction of the new paint shop for Skoda Auto.
  • Karimpol on the sale of the Greenline Building, an office complex in Prague, to Wood & Co. 
  • Hannover Leasing on its acquisition and subsequently on the sale of Palladium Shopping Centre to Union Investment, the largest single-object real estate transaction on the Czech market to date.
  • Revetas Capital Acquisition on the acquisition of four office buildings from Pramerica/Wafra (distressed assets). 
more less

Memberships & Roles

  • Member, the Czech Bar Association
more less

Education

  • 1996 – JUDr., Charles University, Prague
  • 1993 – PhDr., Charles University, Prague
  • 1993 – Master of Law, Charles University, Prague
more less

Feed

Show only
06 April 2020
Build­ing law and reg­u­la­tion in the Czech Re­pub­lic dur­ing Cov­id-19
1. Is there con­struc­tion-rel­ev­ant COV­ID-19 reg­u­la­tion? In the Czech Re­pub­lic, there is no COV­ID-19 law or reg­u­la­tion spe­cific­ally des­ig­nated for the con­struc­tion in­dustry. However, pur­su­ant to a gen­er­ally...
31 March 2020
Law and reg­u­la­tion of rent­al agree­ments in the Czech Re­pub­lic dur­ing Cov­id-19
Up­dated on 24.04.2020 1. Is a less­ee eli­gible for rent re­duc­tion due to a sig­ni­fic­ant de­cline in foot­fall and con­sequently its turnover as a res­ult of COV­ID-19? No, in prin­ciple not, but fi­nal de­term­in­a­tion...
April 2019
Stu­dent Ac­com­mod­a­tion in CEE: the next big thing?
Wel­come to the third an­nu­al Real Es­tate Com­pass re­port on the CEE re­gion, which this year is themed on stu­dent hous­ing. As the CEE eco­nom­ies and com­mer­cial real es­tate mar­kets grow in size, they also...
20 March 2019
CMS Re­struc­tur­ing Wed­nes­days - Fore­clos­ure of col­lat­er­al
CMS “Re­struc­tur­ing Wed­nes­days” is a sem­in­ar series on the key leg­al as­pects of re­struc­tur­ingCMS is pleased to in­tro­duce a series of four break­fast sem­inars: “Re­struc­tur­ing Wed­nes­days”. We will...
08 March 2019
In­form­a­tion shar­ing con­cerns in trans­ac­tions with­in CEE
Strong eco­nom­ic per­form­ance and a gen­er­ally spark­ling M&A mar­ket de­scribe the Cent­ral and East­ern European land­scape these days.Mar­ket re­search­ers see steady growth year on year in M&A activ­it­ies and...
March 2019
In­form­a­tion Shar­ing in M&A trans­ac­tion in CEE
Strong eco­nom­ic per­form­ance and a gen­er­ally spark­ling M&A mar­ket de­scribe the Cent­ral and East­ern European land­scape these days. Mar­ket re­search­ers see steady growth year on year in M&A activ­it­ies and...